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GIS Analyst - Prospecting

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Date: Oct 12, 2021

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

 

Position Specific Description

Under limited supervision, position will lead team members in projects related to energy industry specific GIS application, technology tool, and database development, research, spatial analysis, and map production supporting prospecting and early stage development ideas. 

 

Position will identify, evaluate and execute renewable energy project development by leveraging spatial and other industry specific data sources. Position may act as an individual contributor or may act as project leader for others in the department and across business units. 

 

Majority of time will be spent working with management and project developers to understand and prioritize user requirements; coordinating successful completion of projects including quality deliverables; Data modeling to design and support moderately complex special products including maps, digital data, reports and statistics; identifying and delivering innovative solutions to meet dynamic business needs for the company; producing high quality maps and posters for management to utilize in communicating and marketing the company's strategy to state and federal government representatives; providing analysis and support to all business units within the Company' developing and providing GIS application/tool training and mentoring; and providing support to users of desktop and web GIS applications.

 

Required Qualifications: 

Bachelor's degree in geography, information systems, information technology, land planning, or urban & regional planning, along with more than 5 years related experience with at least two years in a leadership capacity required.

 

Preferred Qualifications: 

Master's degree in related field and experience with ESRI ArcGIS and energy development experience recommended.

 

Job Overview

Employees in this role provide Geographic Information System (GIS) data analysis, data mining, technical support and database maintenance to meet Florida City Gas internal and external customers’ requirements.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists with development and maintenance of GIS data resources to be utilized for geographic data of Florida City Gas
  • Assists with the data gathering and compilation, Geographic Information Systems, GPS, mapping, and data analysis
  • Performs varied data gathering and entry to create, maintain, display and update Geographic Information Systems databases, coverages, and linkages to various GIS databases
  • Produces accurate maps and other representations of data for business use and field work activity
  • Performs field visits to visually locate items to resolve conflicting information and ensure the accuracy of data
  • Records and documents details of map updates, additions and/or deletions
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Experience: 1+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 3+ years

 

Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Science, Research, and Technology
Organization:  NextEra Energy Resources, LLC 
Location:  Juno Beach, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
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.

If you require special support or accommodation while seeking employment with NextEra Energy, please send an e-mail to recruiting-coordinator.sharedmailbox@nexteraenergy.com, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.

NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.

 


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