Company: NextEra
Skills: Field Comm / SCADA
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Juno Beach, Florida, United States

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Position Specific Description

The selected individual will be a controls expert skilled in SCADA and PLC programming. This individual will be responsible for supporting operating Solar and Storage facilities in Nextera's fleet. They will also ensure that the control's strategy of the operating fleet keeps pace with the advancing knowledge within the power generation team. Finally, this individual will also be relied upon to educate both the Engineering and Operations team members on SCADA troubleshooting. Broadening their skillset with hardware troubleshooting skills will be very desirable.

Preferred qualifications include:
  • 2 years' experience with SCADA programming in a solar or storage facility
  • Knowledge and experience with electricity generation facilities, in particular, power triangle basics
  • Demonstrated ability with troubleshooting and making changes in live systems
  • Prior experience with some or all of Schneider Electric Unity Pro PLCs, Wonderware, InTouch, System Platform, Ignition, Orion RTU, Modbus TCP, DNP3, OPC UA/DA (TopServer/Kepware)
  • Knowledge and experience troubleshooting and fixing network issues

Job Overview

Employees in this role have responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope, selection of areas for investigation, and development of novel concepts.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Plans and develops engineering projects concerned with unique or controversial complexities which have important impact on major company programs
• Acts as technical liaison to individuals within and outside the organization with responsibility to act independently regarding technical matters pertaining to individual's field
• Completes assignments given in broad terms concerning general objectives and limitations
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor's - Engineering
• Experience:5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

• Supervisor/Management Experience:0+ years

Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Engineering
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
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.

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