Senior Electrical Engineer

About Our Company

AMS is a leading nuclear engineering services company headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee with a worldwide list of clients. We provide the worldwide nuclear industry with products and services to measure the performance of Instrumentation and Control (I&C) systems and verify compliance with technical specifications and regulatory requirements. AMS products, training, and services cover a wide range including measurement of dynamic performance of I&C sensors, shutdown rod control system testing, digital I&C equipment qualification, wireless technology implementation, cable testing and troubleshooting, aging management of critical plant equipment, online calibration monitoring of process sensors, computer-aided testing, and development of specialized data acquisition equipment and data analysis systems in support of reactor operation and maintenance.

Our Mission

To ensure the safe operation of the worldwide nuclear fleet through innovative testing services, engineering solutions, training, and data analysis.

Position Type



On-site at company headquarters

Salary Range:

$100,000 – $130,000 per year plus full package of benefits

Job Overview

AMS provides products and services to measure instrumentation and control system performance in nuclear power plants worldwide. The Senior Electrical Engineer will support work both in the laboratory and in the field. They will develop test plans, perform testing and troubleshooting, analyze results, and prepare technical documentation according to the AMS’s Quality Assurance (QA) program.

Desired Requirements

  • A Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Five years of years of directly related experience in the field of electrical engineering, electronics engineering, software engineering, and/or I&C system engineering


  • Design and develop new equipment and technology for testing of nuclear power plant electrical, electronic, and electro-mechanic systems
  • Perform research and development to produce new equipment and technology
  • Travel 6 to 12 times per year for an average 4-day duration per trip to perform field service testing at national and international nuclear power plants
  • Perform data analysis and write technical reports

AMS is an equal opportunity employer that participates in E-verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. We offer competitive salaries, annual raises, four weeks of paid time off, a 401K retirement program with generous matching, at least ten paid holidays per year, and flexible hours. AMS also offers generous employer contributions towards health, dental, life, vision, and disability insurance coverage.