Probabilistic Risk Engineer

Job Locations US-IL-Schaumburg
Engineering/Technical Services


Jensen Hughes is seeking early career engineers with Nuclear consulting and PRA experience in Schaumburg, IL area.  Our team provides safety and reliability consulting to the nuclear industry and serves customers located throughout North America.  We perform specialty technical services in a wide variety of engineering projects, which range from day-to-day nuclear power plant operation to cutting edge research and development in all areas related to plant safety. 


Since 1939, we have been at the leading edge of safety, security and risk-based engineering and consulting, serving the most complex global projects. In addition, we pride ourselves on driving code and standard development and adoption throughout the world and across industries. We planted our roots with a commitment to earning your trust and protecting lives, property and reputation. Today, we continue to work at the forefront of the professional services industry in safety, security and risk-based science, engineering and consulting.  Our Company Purpose + Principles honor our past while looking to the future. The range of services we provide are how we achieve our Purpose: to make our world safe, secure and resilient. This Purpose and commitments within each of four Principles (People, Industry, Clients, Performance) reflect our company culture and how we serve our clients within the world we work and live today.


The PRA Engineer will join a dynamic team of nuclear consultants located nationwide.  THe successful candidate will perform probabilistic risk assessments (PRA) and engineering analyses, and develop technical documentation to support the safe operation of nuclear power plants. As a consultant, a solid grasp of engineering fundamentals, ability to learn quickly, analytical mindset, attention to detail, and excellent oral and written presentation skills are key.


B.S. degree in an Engineering discipline required; Mechanical, Nuclear, or Electrical Engineering preferred

Prior experience in the power industry or with nuclear technology (e.g., U.S. Navy Nuclear Program) is a plus

Excellent communications and writing skills

Proficient in the use of EXCEL and/or ACCESS database tools to track/analyze data in support of various risk analysis tasks; MathCAD experience a plus


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