JOB OPPORTUNITIES / Lead Intrumentation & Controls (I&C) Engineer

Lead Instrumentation & Controls (I&C) Engineer

The Energy Impact Center (EIC) seeks a Lead Instrumentation & Controls (I&C) Engineer with an interest in advanced energy technology to work on the latest advancements in nuclear power plant design. You will support process control design, P&IDs, instrumentation drawings, control loop sheets, instrumentation and control equipment specification development, and instrumentation location drawings. 

​Based in Atlanta, GA, the Lead I&C Engineer will work collaboratively and creatively with the Vice President of Engineering, and play an integral role in the development of a comprehensive power plant control system.

Full Time | Atlanta, GA office

The Job

  • Ownership of instrumentation and control equipment specification and selection

  • Development on drawings and diagrams related to instrumentation and control

  • Liaise with integrator implementing control plan and programming DCS/PLC

  • Lead developer of process control design 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • In depth knowledge of instrumentation and control systems in power and heavy industry applications

  • Decision making experience in broad aspects of instrumentation and control systems 

  • On-site commissioning support experience 

  • MATLAB, python or other programming experience desirable 

  • Ability to self-direct work, studies, and analysis as part of an engineering team 

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills 

  • Able to effectively communicate results and analytical findings verbally and in writing 


  • 5-15 years of post-university mechanical, chemical or electrical engineering experience in heavy industry instrumentation and controls required. Steam power plant experience preferred.  

  • Graduate degree (MS/Ph.D.) preferred, not required

  • PE license preferred

  • US Citizenship or Legal Permanent Resident Status

To apply, please email



Lead Instrumentation & Controls Engineer


  • 5 sentence cover letter and LinkedIn profile link ​


  • Resume in PDF format