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Xcel Energy Inc.

IT Intern - Rotational Job

Xcel Energy Inc. - Denver, CO

Xcel Energy has an opportunity for a longterm rotational internship with the Information Technology organization. This unique internship will offer access to work with several departments. The successful candidate will gain insight and exposure to the elements of how the IT business works. Over the course of 18 months of parttime employment (20 hours weekly), the intern will work with the following groups:

IT Service Delivery how does IT contribute to company results (business objectives and goals as well as strategic planning)

Enterprise Application how technology application is developed and maintained (enterprise application and infrastructure footprints, including interdependencies and reliability expectations, multisource model, vendor management, hiring selection process)

Governance how are all technology needs identified, prioritized and managed (basic financial processes and principles, value vs. risk tradeoffs and project lifecycle)

IT Technology Operations what is the infrastructure that enables technology and how that technology and infrastructure is maintained (design, planning, installation and maintenance for IT infrastructure including hardware, software, data center components, data, voice, radio, microwave and video communications )

IT Security The intern will support the IT Security group and have the opportunity to learn about, observe and participate in their daily activities and processes. The processes include IT security policies and standards, IT regulatory compliance and IT security controls testing, Cyber security, critical infrastructure protection, corporate systems and data protection, security monitoring and incident management. As well as security access administration, critical and non ‐ critical systems recovery planning, testing and recovery management in the event of system failures.

Business Intelligence The intern will support the BI Analytics department with all analytical needs as well as the opportunity to assist in implementation of a big data system. Responsibilities will include gathering reporting requirements, assisting with the development of new reports using a variety of tools. Assisting with assignments from various business areas and learning new data sources. Learning different tools such as Business Objects, Teradata, JMP, Lumira, Hadoop.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energyrelated 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 Denver || CO Denver || United States (US) || Utilities and Corporate Servic || 66061:IT Account Mngmt Core || PartTime || NonBargaining ||

Requisition Number: 10103

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Xcel Energy Inc.

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Location: Denver, CO

Company Profile:
Our name reflects our core value — excellence in energy products and services. We are committed to customer satisfaction by continuously improving our operations to be a low-cost, reliable, environmentally sound energy provider. We have been successfully proving this to our customers for more than 130 years and will work hard to continue with this commitment in the future.