Radiation Safety Officer

Bay Area, California
Engineering /
Full-time /
Fuse is on a mission to accelerate the world’s transition to fusion energy. Our core product is TITAN: an Impedance Matched Marx Generator (IMG). TITAN is the most efficient and powerful (TW) machine of its kind. Fusers have built and licensed Magical Unicorn and FAETON I, 2 novel pulsed power generators.

You are joining an early-stage fusion company. Please expect to wear different hats and take 0 to 1 ownership of objectives. Changing the world is hard but honorable and fulfilling. You should expect to work extremely hard to make a dent. This is not a regular job. Fusers are on a mission to change the world.

As a radiation safety officer at Fuse, you’ll design and implement shielding solutions to protect people, equipment, and the environment from the harmful effects of ionizing radiation, including neutron and gamma radiation. A radiation shielding engineer working with neutron and gamma radiation specifically must have a deep understanding of the properties of these types of radiation and how they interact with materials.

Minimum requirements

    • Bachelor’s/ Master's degree in nuclear engineering, physics, or a related discipline
    • 5+ years of experience with radiation shielding design and implementation, including radiation transport codes such as MCNP
    • Familiarity with radiation measurement equipment and techniques
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively with other engineers and professionals
    • Experience working in a laboratory or industrial environment, adhering to safety protocols and regulations
    • Ability and willingness for bi-coastal travel.

Desirable Skills

    • Working knowledge of radiation safety regulations and standards

Additional Requirements

    • Must be able to travel and work extended hours/weekends as needed.

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.  

Fuse is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Fuse is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

Applicants wishing to view a copy of Fuse's Affirmative Action Plan for veterans and individuals with disabilities, or applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application/interview process should notify the Human Resources Department at info@f.energy