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IT Resiliency Business Systems Analyst

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Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location(s): Miami, FL, US, 33134

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  63581 


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Position Specific Description


Over a hundred applications support various mission critical business processes across NextEra Energy. A mature process and cadence have been established to test the disaster recovery capability of these applications to a remote location in response to a storm (or physically impacting) event. Disaster recovery test plans have been developed, tested, and are refined annually. In responding to a cyber-type event, the application recovery processes are different, and require similar level of engagement across the company. The application testing strategy and cyber-related recovery processes need to be refined and matured for business resiliency. 


Job Description:

This position provides direct support to the IT Resiliency program and associated services working cross functionally on a range of functions focusing on enhancing our capabilities to be better prepared for a cyber related disruption, planned or unplanned– and minimize impact. 


The role bridges the use of technology and business processes to develop, integrate or improve practices associated with disaster recovery, business continuity and cyber resiliency.  Considering a matrix-type working environment, the individual must possess the following: 

  • Excellent verbal and written communications
  • High-level process and/or project management
  • Excellent commercial skills including analytical problem solving, business acumen, ability to innovate, quality focus, and strategic thinking


The position is part of the core team participating in the overall development, planning, and coordination of new and existing aspects of NextEra Energy’s cyber resiliency program.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Support the IT resiliency program application recovery strategy, test plan and schedule.
  • Collaborate across various IT disciplines, with a heavy focus on application support, compute, storage, and data services.
  • Support a consistent cadence to execute cyber-related application recovery test plans.
  • Establish or enhance application recovery metrics using six-sigma quality tools and strategies. 
  • Support the development and review of reusable application recovery playbooks for a cyberrelated event leveraging existing Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity processes, run books and checklists while including the distinctions needed for cyber resiliency.
  • Standardize recovery playbooks, with a prioritization on application supporting mission critical business processes
  • Support the implementation of technology to digitize documents, design streamlined workflows; leverage investments and system capabilities to advance cyber resiliency.
  • Ensure change management processes and procedures are followed. 

Job Overview

This job analyzes business processes and practices and identifies technology opportunities. Employees in this job design and implement information technology solutions to meet customer needs and business goals and strategies.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops a strong familiarity with business processes that are in their area of business focus
  • Establishes and manages effective customer relationships with users of business, financial and operations systems, as well as technical team members
  • Applies analytical skills within functional area to decompose work into manageable value-based units
  • Responds to requests, identifies conflicts, and makes recommendations where needed
  • Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems
  • Uses knowledge of business processes to identify interdependencies and functional gaps
  • Builds strong working understanding of the technical solution being delivered and analyzes and determines failure points in the solution
  • Contributes to the application testing process (directly or to support end users)
  • Creates and updates documentation, as appropriate, for selected project framework
  • Maintains a familiarity with market trends in technology
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 2+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • None


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Information Technology
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.


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.


NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. 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.


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