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NextEra Energy Nuclear Cybersecurity Analyst in Jensen Beach, Florida

Nuclear Cybersecurity Analyst

Date:Aug 15, 2019

Primary Location:Jensen Beach, FL, US, 34957

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 35245

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Position Specific Description In this role you will be expected to:

  • Ensure defensive strategies inclusive of all component programs and agency interfaces are current to real world threats
  • Ensure physical security strategy and its implementation through the security work force remains current and effective
  • Function as qualified cyber security assessment team member and support review of items presented
  • Monitor Anti-Virus (AV Protection), Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS) systems, in protection of DCS/ICS process control BCA Asset activities
  • Provide cyber security support to the Nuclear Division (ND)
  • Develop/Maintain ND cyber security processes and procedures
  • Prepare documentation in support of audits and maintaining compliance of ND Sites in the area of the Corporate and/or NRC Cyber Regulations
  • Troubleshoot Network Switches, Routers, IPS/IDS on a Plant Control Intrusion Control in fast paced production environment
  • Perform and maintain departmental Self Assessments (SAs) summary descriptions, narratives, controls and governing documents
  • Perform Cyber Vulnerability Assessment (CVA) activities
  • Assist with Factory Assessment Testing (FAT)
  • Participate, when assigned, in Nuclear Oversight & Support (NOS) organization for audit related activities

The ideal candidate will have:

  • General knowledge of a typical Distributive Control System (DCS) / Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
  • Knowledge of the latest standard practices for communication protocols and browser technologies
  • Knowledge of third party datalink protocols (Modbus, DNP, ABPLC), that interface to the DCS Control Systems

Highly Desired Qualifications:

  • Six Sigma Certification; Green Belt or higher
  • Project Management Certifications (PMI, PMP, PMW, Maximo, Remedy, I&CD, Share Point)
  • NRC / NEI 08-09 audit or remediation experience
  • Information Security Certifications (CSM, CISSP, INL, CCNA, CCNP)

Due to the 24 hour, 7 days per week nature of power generation, night, weekend, and holiday support via telephone or call-out, may be required. Travel to sites throughout the United States averages about 10%

Job Overview

This job performs ongoing cybersecurity risk reviews for new and existing technologies and services and supports ongoing and new cybersecurity projects. Individuals develop requirements for and implement technical security projects and tools, as well as define the company’s cybersecurity policies and control framework. This position collaborates with the company’s IT department and business units to identify the need for, select, and deploy technical controls to meet specific security requirements. Employees in this role build processes and standards to ensure security requirements continue to be met. Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Administers, operates and monitors NextEra Energy (NEE) information security sensors, logging, alerting and other detection mechanisms to identify and respond to threats
  • Develops a subject matter expertise for one or multiple assigned cybersecurity technology stacks (e.g., identity and access management, network intrusion detection and prevention, host based security tools)
  • Collaborates with security architecture to identify, evaluate and recommend new security technologies for suitability within NEE’s environment and security posture
  • Communicates ongoing cybersecurity activities, priorities and risk measurements or mitigations at multiple organizational levels
  • Provides guidance for security activities and requirements in the system development life cycle (SDLC) and application development efforts. Participates in organizational projects, as required
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED
  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 3+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certified Information Systems Aud (CISA) certification

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Information Technology Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Jensen 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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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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#LI-JD1 Nearest Major Market:Port Saint Lucie Job Segment:Nuclear, Energy

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