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Senior Business Analyst - Lone Star Transmission

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Date: Aug 14, 2019

Primary Location: Austin, TX, US, 79749

Company: NextEra Energy

Lone Star, a rate-regulated transmission service provider in Texas, owns and operates approximately 330 miles of high-voltage transmission lines and associated equipment.


Position Specific Description

Come join the Lone Star Transmission team!  This position is an integral part of the Lone Star Transmission team and you will have the chance to support a variety of growth projects in various stages of development and completion.  As such, this position will gain a broad view of multiple transmission projects across Texas.  You will have the opportunity to play a central coordination role in project management of projects that Lone Star Transmission is developing.  This role will work closely with a variety of internal teams including: purchasing, development, power flow, land, engineering and construction and environmental.  


You may also act as support on-the-ground interface with local utilities while also impacting development and siting with a key focus on project execution, schedule and budget maintenance.  Each project is unique – in topography, technology, set of issues to be solved and complexity. This position will report directly to the President of Lone Star Transmission but will also support a variety of other teammates. Moderate travel to project sites may be required.


Candidates with an MBA are highly preferred.  Those with a Technical Background in transmission, specifically in Power Flow or Engineering, typically excel in this role.  We look forward to reviewing your application!


Job Overview

Employees in this role conduct complex operational analyses and lead medium to large project teams that support informed decision making within the business unit.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Conducts analyses and prepares reports that provide operational and/or technical support to business operations
•   Conducts quantitative and qualitative research to support small to medium special projects
•   Assists with process design and modification for continuous business improvement
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned
Required Qualifications

•  High School Grad / GED
•  Experience:5+ years
Preferred Qualifications

•  Quality Tools and Techniques
•  Effective Written Communications
•  Effective Verbal Communications
•  Financial Analysis
•  Microsoft Office Suite
•  Bachelor's Degree


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics
Organization:  Lone Star Transmission, LLC 
Location:  Austin, Texas 
Other Work Locations:  Texas 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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Nearest Major Market: Midland

Job Segment: High Voltage, Energy

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