Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Licensing Project Manager



Rockville, MD, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024


About X-energy
X-Energy is a Gen IV nuclear power plant and fuel design company working towards completion of the design, licensing, and construction of its compellingly safe and revolutionary reactor design. We are staffing up with the world’s most ambitious and devoted talent who share our vision of providing carbon-free, safe energy. This is a great opportunity to work for a company who is delivering the next generation of carbon-free energy by reinventing nuclear power.

Position Description:
This Licensing Project Manager performs project management activities to support the licensing of the Xe-100. The employee will coordinate with Project Management Office personnel and licensing staff to ensure licensing activities for X-energy deployment projects meet cost and schedule.

  • Manage scheduling and budgeting activities related to project-specific licensing activities, including development of business unit budgets
  • Some understanding of NRC regulations and guidance requirements and how they interface with design and analysis
  • Develop and maintain work scopes developed by others and establish work packages and associated quality assurance documentation for internal and contractor resources
  • Manage requests for information among internal stakeholders and with regulators
  • Track, and manage key performance indicators
  • Communicate schedule and cost performance and KPI performance to peers
  • Perform technical reviews in area of expertise to meet and implement licensing requirements to support NRC compliance activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager
  • B.S. in engineering (e.g., Nuclear, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Chemical)
  • 5-9 years relevant experience in a project engineering capacity with at least 1 year of NRC licensing activities
  • Project management accreditation (i.e., PMP) preferred
  • Have a general understanding of NRC regulatory requirements and guidance
X Energy, LLC offers a robust benefits package that includes a 401K plan with an employer match, Medical/Dental /Vision Insurance, Life and Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off, and a Tuition Reimbursement/Professional Development policy that supports the continuing education of our employees.

Location: 530 Gaither Road, Rockville MD
Work Site Expectations: Onsite/Hybrid (at least 2-3 days per week in company office)
Travel Expectations: 10%
Job Classification: Fulltime Exempt
Hours: 8:00am ET to 5:00pm ET, Monday - Friday
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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