NextEra Energy Operations Engineer - Renewables in Juno Beach, Florida
Operations Engineer - Renewables
Date:Oct 15, 2018
Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 24527
provides innovative forecasting and optimization solutions that enable low cost, reliable and sustainable power systems.
Position Specific Description Operations Engineer
WindLogics is currently seeking a well-qualified candidate to join our Asset Performance team as an Operations Engineer. The Operations Engineer will focus on the analysis and reporting of plant production data from our wind, solar and storage facilities. Specifically, applying advanced scientific methods and tools to analyze the power performance of our wind, solar and storage facilities. The candidate achieves successful results by effectively applying analytical solutions, understanding results and articulating results to other business units. The position commonly provides reports to management through risk vetting and operational committees and often other collaborates with other business units to provide advanced analytics.
Primary (Essential) Job Functions Include:
- Conducts assessments of operating wind, solar and storage plants
- Creates production profiles used for financial analysis and budget setting via our operational assessment process
- Performs diagnostic reviews of plant performance and collaborates with other business units on root cause analysis
- Assists in the development of techniques or processes to mitigate production variances or predictions
- Assists in month-end performance reporting and collection of input data from other business units
- Assists in longer-lived product enhancement through code and feature testing as well as light project management
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned
- Bachelor's degree in engineering, statistics, atmospheric science or related field
- 3+ years of experience in a combination of the following areas; wind/solar energy, battery storage or related utility field
- Ability to communicate effectively throughout all levels of the organization; both written and oral
- Ability to meet attendance and storm duty requirements
- Ability to work extended hours when necessary to meet critical deadlines Job Overview Employees in this role oversee the analysis and reporting of renewable plant operations. Individuals provide renewable plant operational assessments for the entire fleet including applying advanced scientific methodologies to production data. This position applies analytical solutions and effectively articulates results to other business units and to executive management through risk vetting and operational committees.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
- Provides assessments of operating renewable generation plants
- Creates production profiles used for financial analysis and budget setting
- Performs turbine diagnostic reviews and collaborates on root cause analysis
- Oversees and develops techniques or process to mitigate production variances or predictions
- Performs month-end performance reporting and collection of input data from other business units
- Oversees all aspects of renewable operations deliverables and process including Operational assessments, budget support, GenE, power curve fitting, and renewable energy index
Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications
Experience: 3+ years Preferred Qualifications
Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Science, Research, and Technology Organization: WindLogics Inc Location: Juno Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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