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Nuclear Fuel Services Programmer Analyst 2 in Erwin, Tennessee

At BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), we are People Strong, Innovation Driven. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., BWXT provides safe and effective nuclear solutions for national security, clean energy, environmental remediation, nuclear medicine and space exploration. With approximately 6,400 employees, BWXT has 12 major operating sites in the U.S. and Canada. We are the sole manufacturer of naval nuclear reactors for U.S. submarines and aircraft carriers. Our company supplies precision manufactured components, services and fuel for the commercial nuclear power industry across four continents. Our joint ventures provide environmental remediation and nuclear operations management at more than a dozen U.S. Department of Energy and NASA facilities. BWXT’s technology is driving advances in medical radioisotope production in North America and microreactors for various defense and space applications. Follow us on Twitter at @BWXTech and learn more at

BWXT is currently seeking multiple candidates for our Programmer Analyst positions in our Erwin, TN location!

BWXT’s mission is to provide safe and effective nuclear solutions for national security, clean energy, environmental remediation, nuclear medicine, and space exploration. We have manufacturing facilities, laboratories, and work sites all across the country, all of which require products and services to work efficiently and effectively.

The primary responsibilities of the Programmer Analyst include problem analysis, design, programming, testing, and any application of computer technology for the optimization of company resources. The preferred candidate has several years’ experience in software development.

Job Description/Duties:

  • Assists the applications team using established processes of Agile Software Development (SCRUM).

  • Develop new code and supports existing code primarily in C# and web technologies including JavaScript.

  • Participates in multiple facets of the application lifecycle including requirements, design, coding, integration, code review, unit testing, integration testing, issue resolution, verification and validation.

  • Participate in the planning and estimation of activities, as part of the Agile Process, at the project level as well as the day to day task level.

  • Create and maintain application integrations with custom and COTS products.

  • Follow and provide input to the company’s standards for code standards, development process and quality management process.

  • Identify root causes of issues, determines solution options, works with the business to determine solutions.

  • Work closely with internal customers, learning pertinent business domain knowledge.

  • Manage meetings and present ideas to groups in business-friendly and user-friendly language.

    Job Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field is required.

  • Must posses at least 2 or more years of relevant experience.

  • Must have experience in windows development environment with experience in Microsoft .Net Framework, .Net Core, C#, ASP.Net , Entity Framework, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, Relational Database and SQL Queries, Object Oriented design principles, MVVM and MVC architecture. Preferred experience in Clean Architecture principles, Razor Pages, Familiarity with Agile development methodology, Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), PowerBuilder, and applying Design Patterns.

  • Must have proven analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving skills.

  • Must have the knowledge and ability to effectively prioritize tasks and manage small projects.

  • Must have demonstrable written and oral communication skills.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen with no dual citizenship.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Q and NRC U clearance.

    As a federal government contractor, BWX Technologies, Inc. and any subsidiaries, affiliates and related entities (“BWXT” or the “Company”) complies with all federal, state, and local laws and customer requirements regarding COVID-19 safety protocols, including, but not limited to, any applicable COVID-19 vaccination and/or testing requirements. In accordance with current and anticipated federal contractor COVID-19 vaccination requirements, BWXT has implemented a policy that all U.S. employees, including new hires, will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 for those under a current federal contract mandate, and January 3, 2022 for all others. This means that any existing BWXT employees and new hires, whether working at a customer site, working remotely, or working in a BWXT facility, will be required to adhere to applicable COVID-19 requirements and will be required to show proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Requests for a reasonable accommodation will be reviewed and assessed pursuant to applicable law and Company policy. Please speak with your BWXT Talent Acquisition Representative to determine which deadline will apply to the work location assigned to the job you are seeking and whether you can satisfy this condition of employment.

    Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. Position requires U.S. citizenship with (no dual citizenship) ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance which involves an extensive criminal and financial background investigation, drug test and previous employment reference verifications.

    BWXT supports diversity and is committed to the concept of Equal Employment Opportunity. We have established procedures to ensure that all personnel actions such as recruitment, compensation, career development, benefits, company-sponsored training and social recreational programs are administered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or veteran status.