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Golden CO - Full Time Posted: Sunday, 10 February 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Location(s): CO - Golden

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.

Xcel Energy has an opportunity for a long-term internship supporting the Energy Management System. The EMS system is the main tool used for Electric Transmission Operations and integrates with field engineering assets across the service territory. This unique internship will offer access to work with the Electric Transmission Operations Support (EMS) department of IT Service Delivery with exposure to both transmission system planning and field work. The successful candidate will gain insight and exposure to the elements Application Maintenance and Application Development from a utility perspective. Over the course of 18 months of part-time employment (20 weekly hours minimum), the intern through hands on work will learn how technology applications are developed and maintained.


The applicant must be energetic and competent, and willing to commit a minimum 18-month part-time internship program with Xcel Energy Information Technology organization. The length of the internship could be extended to adjust to the intern's graduation date. The applicant's graduation date must not precede the completion date of the internship program.

Minimum Requirements

Must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing an undergraduate degree in the field of electrical engineering (preferred), computer science, management information systems, computer engineering, or mathematics.

Must be a current student. No graduate student applicants

Junior standing or will be junior status in next few months

High academic standing - GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)


Strong work ethic and initiative

Ability to work well in a team environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Any experiences with the following technologies would be desired - Windows, UNIX (AIX and Linux), TCP/IP Cisco (routers and switches), Korn/Born/C Shell scripting, C/C++, Java, SQL Server, SQL/PLSQL, Oracle, OSISoft® PI


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: CO - Golden || CO - Golden || United States (US) || Customer And Innovation || 55000:Business Systems || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 15905

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Golden CO -, United States of America
Xcel Energy
Xcel Energy
2/10/2019 9:58:28 PM

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