Solutions Project Lead

NextEra Analytics is the optimization and analytics team for the world's largest renewable energy generator. We thrive on solving the toughest problems facing the energy industry and creating innovative forecasting and optimization solutions that lead the way into the next era of energy.

Position Specific Description

NextEra Analytics is a software company that helps customers reach their clean energy goals. By combining physics and data science with NextEra's fleet of wind, solar, and batteries, we've helped transform the power sector using the cloud, optimization, and curiosity.

This position will support teams in the development of new products for managing clean energy systems by establishing product goals, working with customers on requirements, and leading teams in execution. The successful candidate will collaborate with internal customers throughout NextEra Energy Resources and Florida Power & Light. The position will coordinate our Applied Math, Science, and Software Engineering groups to do develop software solutions that are valuable, viable, usable, feasible, secure, scalable, and reliable.

NextEra Energy frequently encounters challenging problems that require innovative solutions to accelerate the transition to low-cost, sustainable energy. We rely on our team of highly skilled data scientists and software engineers to build optimization and analytical solutions to maximize the value of our renewable energy assets. Solutions include optimizing power plant design and performance, forecasting energy market dynamics and opportunities, and discovering new applications of emerging energy technology. Well qualified candidates will have a documented expertise in either software or energy, and a desire to grow their expertise in new areas.

Job Overview

This position is responsible for providing product ownership in planning and overseeing the successful execution of various small to medium sized projects throughout the project life cycle. Individuals will provide project guidance, prioritization and coordination with various internal teams such as Application Development, Applied Math and Science to ensure timely and effective project execution within the Agile development framework. Employees in this role commonly provide status updates and presentations to varying levels of management and collaborate with other business units to ensure projects are effective, completed on time and on budget.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops models and performs quantitative studies to support many aspects the business
  • Develops or improves simple to moderately complex mathematical models with oversight from Sicence and Applied Math
  • Leads sprint planning and directs the implementation of critical and complex projects involving and impacting multiple business unit stakeholders
  • Drives and participates in the evaluation and implementation of continuous improvement efforts
  • Develops and executes product roadmaps and strategies consistent with business unit vision
  • Provides frequent status updates and presentations, both formal and informal to varying levels of management
  • Travels to remote office locations for detailed requirements gathering and major project briefings (expected 10-25% of the time)
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 3+ years


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree


Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type:Full Time
Job Category: Project Management
Organization: NextEra Analytics Inc
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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