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Engineering Manager - T/S

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Date: Feb 2, 2023

Location(s): Pittsburg, CA, US, 94565

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  63708 


Trans Bay Cable, LLC owns and operates a 53-mile, high-voltage direct current underwater transmission cable system which provides approximately 40 percent of the electrical power used by San Francisco.


Position Specific Description

This position manages the engineering team for Trans Bay Cable, LLC (TBC). This position requires overseeing projects that support continuous improvement of transmission operations, leading root cause corrective action analysis of system issues, NERC operations and planning activities, operator training, and development and execution of reliability improvement projects. Candidates will interface with internal and external stakeholders in this role such as the California ISO, associated committees, regulatory bodies such as WECC, and other engineering & technical services teams in the greater NextEra Energy team. This position may also support non-technical engineering leadership activities for other NextEra Energy Transmission (NEET) Operating companies. 


This position will be based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Job Overview

Leaders in this role are responsible for providing guidance and oversight to ensure consistent engineering practices and policies across all departments within business unit. The position leads a team of engineers, technical specialists and leaders who perform engineering functions.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

•   Plans and leads engineers in basic, unique and complex functions which have important impacts on major company programs
•   Develops project estimates and budgets
•   Ensures that NERC, Regulatory, and Sarbanes-Oxley are compliant
•   Acts as technical liaisons and provides training and development for engineering personnel within their areas of expertise
•   Develops strategic business plans
•   Develops technical interconnections requirements
•   Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements
•   Ability to work extended hours
•   Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

•  Bachelor's - Engineering
•  Experience:8+ years
•  Supervisor/Management Experience:5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

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


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Engineering
Organization:  Trans Bay Cable, LLC 
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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Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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