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Engineer II Tech Applications - T/S

Date: Nov 20, 2018

Primary Location: Miami, FL, US, 33134

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  30180 


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Position Specific Description

This position is for an individual contributor reporting to a functional team within the Transmission & Substation (T&S) Technology organization responsible for support of projects related to power system equipment necessary for grid control applications.  This position supports industry developments such as Smart Grid to support the T&S mission.


The end results from the effort put in by a person in this position include, but not limited to the following: (a) highly available Grid Control Systems (or Emerging Technology) and applications that meet or exceed development or operational targets, (b) compliant cyber security and protection processes of Grid Control Systems (or Emerging Technology) and applications, (c) strong customer relationships to the organization’s internal and external customers, and (d) efficient execution of work plan and related activities in the systems development and/or maintenance and support of Grid Control Systems (or Emerging Technology) and applications to meet or exceed objectives.


To achieve these results, a person in this position needs to demonstrate (a) results oriented project management skills, (b) excellent development, operational and organizational skills necessary to deliver highly available Grid Control Systems (or Emerging Technology) and applications, (c) resource management skills to prioritize work plans to develop, maintain, and support systems critical to the T&S Technology organization, (d) commercial awareness to ensure that risks are properly managed, and (e) an indomitable spirit of seeking value through technical innovation and operational excellence.


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Job Overview

The position is responsible for the planning, development, application architecture, engineering, implementation, and operations of grid monitoring and control systems and corresponding applications.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops systems including modifying, commissioning, and/or decommissioning the associated applications, programs, and software
  • Supports department emerging technologies strategic opportunities and solutions
  • Coordinates or individually contributes to assigned work plans
  • Executes systems planning, systems development, operational, and maintenance activities of the systems and applications
  • Performs work tasks to ensure reliable performance (availability and integrity) or project delivery of systems and applications
  • Supports and executes the requirements of Florida Reliability Coordinating Council (FRCC) Reliability Coordinator Operations
  • Ensures compliance with the North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) Reliability Standards
  • Executes Operational Excellence goals and initiatives
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s - Engineering
  • Experience: 2+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree
  • Certified Professional Engineer (PE)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certified
  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certified
  • Six Sigma Master Black Belt


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Engineering
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Location:  Miami, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
Relocation Provided:  No


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