Nuclear Fuel Performance Engineer, Barnwood, Gloucestershire, Salary from £33,446 to £60,592 & Benefits.
A technically stimulating opportunity exists to join the EDF Energy Nuclear Fuel Performance Team.
The role is to assure nuclear safety of both Advanced Gas-cooled Reactors (AGR) and Pressurised Water Reactor (PWR) fuel by understanding and assessing its thermo-mechanical behaviour.
The role requires an advanced understanding of the fundamental properties and behaviours of ceramic and metallic materials, including atomic behaviour, crystallography, microstructure, phase changes, gas diffusion, mechanical performance and influenced of irradiation.
The role holder will perform substantial data analysis and numerical modelling using proprietary codes and methods.