NextEra Energy Agile Manager in Jupiter, Florida

Agile Manager

Date:Jun 2, 2018

Primary Location:Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 24167

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Position Specific Description Smile: you’ve found us! Come join our IT Power Delivery applications and innovation team. We are seeking a results-oriented leader capable of driving large-scale technology programs, with a desire to innovate and help transform our business!

IT Business Partnership – You will partner with Business Unit leadership in Strategic Roadmap Development and Delivery, specific to the Outage and Asset Management space. This includes:

  • Delivery of a large-scale program that will help define the future of Grid Management at FPL
  • Portfolio Development and Management
  • Business Liaison
  • Service Management
  • IT Liaison

You will also focus on transforming and automating our internal processes within the Power Delivery Information Technology organization, so can benefit from experience in the following areas:

  • Quality and Continuous Improvement focus, with a Six Sigma background and certification
  • Practical experience working with an Agile Delivery mindset
  • Ability to apply Dev Ops solutions and emerging technologies to drive cost-efficiencies and deliver business value rapidly

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Job Overview This position guides a group of teams in the execution of agile initiatives to deliver customer value. Employees in this role train and coach in the use of Scrum, Lean, Kanban, XP, and scale agile framework practices. Leaders in this job manage employees and assume budget responsibilities as assigned.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Trains and coaches leaders, teams, Product Owners, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices and mindset
  • Contributes in Communities of Practice (CoP), within the agile network
  • Promotes and encourages collaboration and transparency and builds trusting relationships between business, delivery, and other entities within the organization
  • Facilitates periodic synchronization meetings across several different onsite and distributed delivery teams
  • Prepares program and release backlogs, as well as team and program objectives
  • Manages risk and dependencies, communicates and escalates impediments to facilitate transparency, and reduces bottlenecks
  • Embraces a continuous improvement mindset, and drives the use of agile engineering best practices and innovation
  • Reports on standardized program-level metrics, and understands, tracks, and operates within the program budget
  • Plays an instrumental role in the organization’s Agile transformation, acts as a change agent, and shows strong leadership skills with a positive and collaborative attitude
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience: 8+ years
  • Supervisor/Management Experience: 2+ years Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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