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Senior Technical Project Manager

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Date: May 25, 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

At NextEra Energy, our people are our greatest asset and our Generation Systems Data Science team is seeking a Project Manager with a strong background in coordination and planning. This position also requires technical skills to troubleshoot software and manage the vendor software and hardware deployment at our power plants and wind sites.

 

NextEra is investing in cutting edge technology to support automation of our inventory management and you will work closely with Power Generation unit Central Maintenance for automating inventory management in our warehouses for Fossil and wind sites.  You will provide leadership, strategic decision-making, and guidance, reporting, planning and coordination. 
 

Specific Duties:

  • Promote and encourage collaboration and transparency and build trusting relationships between IT, central maintenance, power plants, wind sites and other entities within the organization
  • Facilitate periodic synchronization meetings across several different onsite and distributed delivery teams
  • Prepare program and release backlogs, to keep the vendor objectives on schedule
  • Track, promote, and publish completed technology deployment steps and related objectives
  • Manage risk and dependencies, communicate and escalate impediments to facilitate transparency, and reduces bottlenecks
  • Embrace a continuous improvement mindset, and drives the use of agile engineering best practices and innovation
  • Report on automated RFID technology deployment for outage coordination and inventory management across our Fossil power plants and wind sites
  • Position requires frequent travel to the Fossil and wind sites across United States
  • Familiarity with networking, troubleshooting, and databases (AWS and SQL)
     

Highly Desired Skills:

  • Agile Project Management: 3 years
  • Six Sigma: Green Belt
  • Familiarity with RFID technology
  • Understanding of renewable energy inventory management process in large utility scale

 

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity and you want to take your career to the next level, please apply today!

Job Overview

This position plans, executes, and finalizes projects according to schedule and within budget. Employees in this role acquire resources and coordinate the efforts of team members including third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan. Individuals define project objectives and oversee quality control throughout the project life cycle.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•  Plans and directs the installation of Information Technology projects which typically involve and impact multiple business areas

•  Provides formalized, continuing work direction and leadership to assigned team(s) to ensure timely and effective project execution

•  Participates in employee development, coaching, and ongoing performance management

•  Applies knowledge and experience in own discipline while continuing to acquire and develop higher-level knowledge and skills

•  Builds knowledge of the organization, processes, and customers

•  Solves a range of straightforward problems

•  Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedure

•  Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

•  High School Grad / GED

•  Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience

•  Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

•  Project Management Professional (PMP)

 

Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Information 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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