NextEra Energy IT Network Engineering - College Intern in Miami, Florida
IT Network Engineering - College Intern
Date: Sep 14, 2023
Location(s): Miami, FL, US, 33134
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 76137
is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today!
Position Specific Description
Our network team’s mission is to develop an efficient network environment that scales to the needs of the business.
Join our network team as a 2024 summer intern supporting our engineering and operational teams. In this role, the candidate will lead and drive change in different areas of network engineering, especially on processes standardization and performance.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
· Assist with day-to-day network engineering and operations, by performing analysis and troubleshooting.
· Maintain our management and inventory systems.
· Perform routine adds, moves, and changes for network ports and VLANs.
· Enter and manage carrier tickets for service outages.
· Analyze network traffic and utilization and report findings to direct supervisors.
· Assist with device network policy management with Cisco ISE.
· Create and coordinate presentations on projects and updates
· Demonstrate an enthusiastic attitude toward engagement and brainstorm solutions to improve user experience
· Present final project to leadership at the end of the internship
· Analytical Problem-Solving capabilities
· Oral and written communication proficiency
· Gathering, interpreting, and recording research and data
· Experience in networking technologies including Cisco preferred.
· Basic networking knowledge, including TCP/IP, routing and switching.
· Technical skills: Microsoft 365 technologies – SharePoint, Forms and Teams
To be considered for an internship, you must be actively enrolled at a college or university as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree or higher. You must also have a current cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher (on a 0.00 to 4.00 scale).
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Assists department with assigned projects
Completes challenging projects and assignments
Presents final project to senior leadership at the end of the internship
Assumes responsibility for own travel, lodging, and transportation necessary to be available for the program
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High school grad / GED
Maintain active enrollment in a Bachelor or higher degree program
Maintain cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Employee Group: Non Exempt
Employee Type: Intern
Job Category: Intern
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Relocation Provided: No
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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