NextEra Energy Principal Data Scientist in Juno Beach, Florida
Principal Data Scientist
Date:Nov 6, 2018
Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 27258
is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.
Position Specific Description The applied data analytics engineer provides expertise on analysis of wind turbine generation equipment and their operations for the reliability engineering team as well as broader engineering support teams, and inspires the adoption of advanced analytics and data science to support reliability improvements. The focus of this position is on the operational, maintenance and financial data available to optimize reliability and efficiency of our wind portfolio.
Under limited guidance, successful candidate will dig in and become an expert on our large data sets, conduct data mining studies, verifying current solution effectiveness and discover additional opportunities by developing new algorithms/tools that help us optimize the maintenance and operation of our wind fleet.
The successful candidate will have advanced technical and analytical skills (demonstrated by Industry recognition, advanced college degrees and/or industry publications). The candidate will need to know one or more programming/computer languages to enable the efficient analysis of data (Python, C++, C#, Matlab, SQL, etc). This position requires a high level of leadership and curiosity to identify creative data-supported solutions to complex problems.
- Advanced Degree with focus on data mining, machine learning, or advanced statistics Job Overview Employees in this role make decisions and recommendations having significant impact on extensive engineering and related activities for the company. This position negotiates critical and controversial issues with top level engineers and officers of other organizations and companies.
Job Duties & Responsibilities • Demonstrates a high degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in planning, organizing, and guiding extensive engineering programs and activities • Manages one or more programs of complex diversity and scope which are of critical importance to overall company objectives • Acts as a subject matter expert • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications • Bachelor's - Engineering • Experience: 7+ years
Preferred Qualifications • None
Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Engineering Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC Location: Juno Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable
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