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Senior Nuclear Process Computer Systems Specialist

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Job Summary

Surry Power Station is seeking a Senior Nuclear Process Computer Systems Specialist to join the team.



The successful candidate for this position will perform the following duties:

  • Troubleshooting, testing, maintenance and repair of servers, workstations, data acquisition, and peripheral equipment associated with the Surry Westinghouse Ovation PCS

  • Hardware support and maintenance for the Validyne data acquisition system

  • Support and maintenance for the PCS data diode system

  • Scheduling and coordination of computer system changes, repairs and maintenance with Engineering and Operations

  • Maintaining accurate records of testing, calibration, and maintenance

  • Performing software maintenance including database modifications, system configuration, trending, and system monitoring

  • Cyber security duties including performance of rogue wireless network detection

  • Implementation and testing plant design changes to the PCS

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
  • 5+ years process control or process computer operation experience (A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications.)
  • Knowledge of operating systems including Windows/Unix/Linux/Solaris desired
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot various complex components
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience related to power plant control systems and industrial computer systems
  • In-depth knowledge of operation and testing of field instrumentation
  • In-depth knowledge of electrical and electronics theory
  • Strong personal computer skills
  • Ability to solve problems and to process information quickly
  • Ability to work from step ladders up to 8 ft
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements

Bachelor Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education

Preferred Disciplines: Computer Engineering Tech,Computer Science,Computer Technology,Computer,Instrumentation Technolog,Electrical Engineering Tech,Electrical Engineering,Computer Engineering

Working Conditions
Dust / Grease / Oil Up to 25%
Office Work Environment 51-75%
Operating Machinery Up to 25%
Outdoors Up to 25%
Travel Up to 25%
Test Description
No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here


Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  


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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
Join us!

·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·18 states in the US
·100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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