Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 44

NextEra Energy

Juno Beach, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.nexteraenergy.com
http://www.nexteraenergy.com/careers

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 5 for diversity
IT employees have interesting problems to solve at this energy producer and distributor in Juno Beach, Fla. Their work includes projects supporting Smart Grid and Advanced Metering infrastructure deployments, server and desktop virtualization, a bring-your-own-device program, and a technology dashboard that provides a 360-degree view of a utility customer's experience. The company's health and wellness program provides on-site medical care, rebates for healthy diet and fitness choices, fitness facilities and classes, weight management and nutrition services, parenting resources and more.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 22

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 14,815

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 907

IT employee turnover in 2012: 5%

IT promotions in 2012: 10%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2012: $925

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 31%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 32%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 31%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 49%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 37%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 51%