NextEra Energy Sr PGD Engineer (Distributed Generation) in Juno Beach, Florida
Sr PGD Engineer (Distributed Generation)
Date: Jul 31, 2021
Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 54398
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description
NextEra Energy’s Power Generation Division is looking for a Senior Engineer to support the Distributed Generation (DG) fleet within the solar and storage organization in Engineering and Operations Support Services (EOSS). This engineer will report directly to the General Manager of the Solar and Storage organization.
The senior engineer will own and be accountable for a number of key tasks
Be responsible for supporting reliable operation of the DG fleet. This includes troubleshooting any downed or underproducing hardware in the field, working with a SCADA engineer as needed and restoring hardware to full performance.
Lead Root Cause Analyses for issues in the field. Work with OEMs as needed to resolve said RCAs in a timely manner
Develop or evaluate countermeasures proposed by OEM for implementation in the field. Work with the operations team to develop a plan for implementation of countermeasures and support execution.
Develop fleet upgrades to improve the performance of the DG fleet. Conduct economic analyses as needed to determine the viability of upgrades
Prepare presentations for leadership as needed to communicate the status of the DG Fleet.
Other responsibilities include but may not be limited to:
- Address data requests that come in from leadership and other teams in a timely manner.
Electrical Engineering degree
2+ years of on the job experience in solar engineering or operations.
Green belt certified
Experience with Power BI and creating dashboards
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
• Bachelor's - Engineering
• Experience:5+ years
• Supervisor/Management Experience:0+ years
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Engineering
Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC
Location: Juno Beach, Florida
Other Work Locations: Florida
Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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