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Date: Aug 31, 2017

Primary Location: Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  13143 


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Position Specific Description

This position is for a Staff Engineer in the Power Delivery  Design group to focus on Communications Systems such as EMS, SCADA, metering, RTUs and Substation Communications including MPLS, Fiber, Cellular and Radio.


Consults extensively with engineers and makes decisions and recommendations having significant impact on engineering and related activities of company.  At this level, individuals demonstrate creativity, innovation, foresight and mature engineering judgment as they anticipate and solve unprecedented engineering problems, determine program objectives and requirements, and develop standards and guidelines for diverse engineering activities.  Leads extensive analysis to evaluate and set long term strategy and recommendations for the corporation.  Selects research problems to further the company's objectives.   Conceives and plans investigations of areas
of importance for which engineering precedents are currently lacking.  Contributes new designs or techniques that are regarded as major advances in the field.  Initiates and maintains extensive contacts with key engineers from other companies, suppliers and industry associations to influence the direction of the industry in their area of expertise.


Preference is for an individual  who is a recognized authority in their field both within the company and the industry and is the highest level on the engineering ladder reached by only a few of an organization's engineers.  Highly motivated, self starter that drives organization towards continuous improvement


To be considered you will need a Bachelors Degree in Engineering or any other related field of study  and 8+ years experience preferably in a combination of the following areas:Transmission & Substation

Job Overview

Employees in this role use experience, creativity, foresight and mature judgment in anticipating and solving unprecedented problems. This job is responsible for making decisions and recommendations that are authoritative and have an important impact on extensive organizational activities. This position engages industry with current engineering challenges and drives discussions with internal and external engineers to drive solutions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Provides engineering, design and environmental support
•   Tracks and reports on project negotiations and performance
•   Delivers company standards, policies, training, and support of organization
•   Prepares communications, presentations and provides support at meetings
•   Formulates researches, and develops improvement measures
•   Works with other departments within the organization to establish customer requirements and project costs
•   Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements
•   Ability to work extended hours
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

•  Valid Driver's License (NON CDL)
•  High School Grad / GED
•  Bachelor's - Engineering
•  Certified Professional Engineer (PE)
•  Six Sigma Green Belt Certified
•  Experience:8+ years

Preferred Qualifications

•  Six Sigma Black Belt Certified
•  Master's Degree
•  Six Sigma Master Black Belt


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Engineering
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company (0001)
Location:  Jupiter, 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.


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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.



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