Employment Opportunity at Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation‏

We invite applications (U.S. Citizens only) for a full-time position (Computational 
Scientist) to work at the Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory (West Mifflin, PA) of 
Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation (BMPC) in support of the Naval Nuclear 
Propulsion Program (NNPP).

Job responsibilities include: development of research plans to solve relevant 
engineering problems; application of scientific computing methods and development 
of software that leverage the NNPP's high performance computing systems; 
collaboration with BMPC scientists and engineers across multiple disciplines.

All applicants must have: a PhD or a Masters degree (with working experience) in a 
computational science or engineering discipline, mathematics, computer science, or 
data science; a demonstrated ability and passion for leading and developing original 
research projects; domain knowledge of numerical methods for solving partial 
differential equations; experience writing code in a scientific computing language 
(C, C++, Fortran, Python, etc.).

It is desirable that candidates possess skills in one or more of the following areas: 
experience with high performance computing; expertise in an aspect of numerical 
analysis; domain knowledge of a nuclear engineering discipline such as nuclear reactor 
physics / radiation transport, fluid dynamics (turbulence, two-phase flow), solid 
mechanics (including materials modeling), or multiphysics; experience contributing to 
and managing multiple developer software projects; familiarity with the software 
development process.

For complete job description, requirements, and application, please go to:


For specific questions, please contact:

Gary Myers (gary.myers@unnpp.gov), or

Ross Ingram (ross.ingram@unnpp.gov)

About Us
Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation is responsible for developing advanced naval nuclear 
propulsion technology, providing technical support to ensure the safety and reliability of 
our nation’s naval nuclear reactors and training the Sailors who operate those reactors in 
the Navy’s submarines and aircraft carrier fleets. Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation 
includes both the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories, which have been supporting 
the United States Nuclear Navy for more than six decades. We have more than 7,000 employees 
at main locations that include Pennsylvania, New York, South Carolina, Idaho and more. We also 
have an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor sites around the globe. Bechtel 
Marine Propulsion Corporation operates the Bettis and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratories for the 
Department of Energy. We are dedicated solely to the support of the United States Naval Nuclear 
Propulsion Program.