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Associate Product Developer Job

Location(s): MN - Minneapolis; CO - Denver


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.



Telecommuting Policy: A plan has been created to officially rollout a hybrid work-from-home option that will take effect this September. This position will participate in this new policy. The policy requires working in the office 20% every week. 


Develop and launch new electric vehicle, energy efficiency, renewable energy, energy storage, and demand response programs. Work with cross-functional teams and external partners to develop new programs, improve business processes, conduct strategic planning, and strengthen working relationship with key business partners.


  • Develop and launch innovative new products to bring new value to customers. Put in place success metrics and KPIs to ensure that product development activities achieve platform strategies, meet launch timelines, implement strategies to mitigate business risks, and manage budget. Assure successful transition to Commercialization and Product Management teams.
  • Prepare business plans for new product ideas utilizing the product development process including financial, market, competition, etc. Influence and gain support for new product ideas.
  • Participate in the identification of new customer electric vehicle, energy efficiency, renewable energy, and demand response programs.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with new technology partners and stakeholder organizations. Facilitate and direct communication and integration of efforts.


Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelors degree in business administration, engineering or related discipline or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge
  • Five years experience in product development, program management, engineering, or regulatory administration
  • Proven project management experience and excellent written and verbal communication skills required

Preferred Requirements


  • MBA  Degree
  • Experience with investor-owned utility customer energy programs






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:  MN - Minneapolis || MN - Minneapolis; CO - Denver || United States (US) || Customer And Innovation || 51780:Product Dvlpmnt-Res Small Bus || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $72,100 to $102,433 per year

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Requisition Number: 33568

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