NextEra Energy Technology Director - Enterprise Architecture in Juno Beach, Florida

Technology Director - Enterprise Architecture

Date:Aug 8, 2018

Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 23724

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Position Specific Description Smile: you’ve found us! At NextEra Energy/Florida Power and Light, our people are our biggest asset and our Strategy & Competency Technology Group is seeking a Director of Enterprise Architecture to join the team. This is a key leadership position and will be instrumental in defining strategy, orchestrating across IT organizations and business units, and leading a team to evaluate tools and solutions across the organization. You can expect to be responsible for holistically designing and optimizing systems, while using your influence to drive change. You will you use your excellent communication and presentation skills (whether delivering to technical or business audiences) to make sound decisions based on key business drivers (not just technical concerns), and be a champion of change (challenging the status quo), to promote and foster continuous IT improvement and Innovation, with strong ability to mentor others.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Building out a re-charted EA organization
  • Aligning business and technology strategies
  • Driving synergies across business units
  • Developing a pipeline of leadership and technical talent
  • Leading change across a federated community

We look forward to taking your career to the next level!

Job Overview This position establishes strategy, develops business plans, and oversees and directs the design, development and implementation of technology solutions to meet business needs. Leaders in this role provide leadership and oversight to manage performance and results in one or more Information Technology (IT) disciplines. Individuals will be accountable for the reliability, performance, security, and continuity of IT systems and supported business processes.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides leadership, influence, vision and direction to the organization to contribute to achieving the companies goals
  • Works with IT leaders to develop overall IT strategy in alignment with business strategy
  • Oversees value stream by focusing on cost and risks of technology portfolio to meet business needs
  • Supports and fosters innovative technologies to deliver new ideas that enable business transformation
  • Ensures high levels of ongoing system and application performance in production environments
  • Oversees development of processes and tools to automate code releases from development to operations (DevOps)
  • Attracts, develops and retains a high-performing and diverse team
  • Establishes and drives technology roadmaps that align with current and future business needs
  • Manages third party technical and outsourcing relationships to deliver project and operational support objectives
  • Ensures technology processes are conducted in line with applicable standards and company policies
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience
  • Experience: 10+ years
  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 5+ years Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's - Information Systems

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Information Technology Organization: Florida Power & Light Company 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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