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NextEra Energy IT Summer College Intern - Cyber Security Architecture & Risk in Juno Beach, Florida

IT Summer College Intern - Cyber Security Architecture & Risk

Date: Sep 29, 2021

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID: 55656

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Position Specific Description

In this role, you'll gain hands-on experience in the areas of Cybersecurity Architecture and Technology Risk. You will join a team of industry leading security experts and work to address a variety of Cybersecurity challenges that impact NextEra Energy. You’ll get hands on exposure to a variety of security technologies and will work with business stake holders to align determine appropriate controls to reduce business risk.

What you’ll do

  • Work with Third Party Risk Management to address vendor risks for cutting edge technologies within the utilities sector.

  • Engage with various business units to facilitate technology risk reduction and risk mitigation.

  • Evaluate state of the art technologies and NextEra proprietary systems.

  • Design and develop security awareness training opportunities such as phishing campaigns.

  • Conduct proof of concepts on a variety of new security technologies.

  • Identify areas of opportunity for automation within the cybersecurity and risk space.

  • Explore how to leverage new and existing technology to address gaps within the infrastructure.

What we’re looking for

  • Passion for security, learning, and knowledge sharing

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience in IT, Computer Science or Cyber Security

  • Demonstrable knowledge of network protocols

  • Basic knowledge of risk management frameworks, techniques, and procedures

Job Overview

To be considered for an internship, you must be actively enrolled at a college or university as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree or higher. You must also have a current cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher (on a 0.00 to 4.00 scale).

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assists department with assigned projects

  • Completes challenging projects and assignments

  • Presents final project to senior leadership at the end of the internship

  • Assumes responsibility for own travel, lodging, and transportation necessary to be available for the program

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High school grad / GED

  • Maintain active enrollment in a Bachelor or higher degree program

  • Maintain cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

Employee Group: Non Exempt

Employee Type: Intern

Job Category: Intern

Organization: Florida Power & Light Company

Location: Juno Beach, Florida

Other Work Locations: Florida

Relocation Provided: No

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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