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Associate Systems Administrator Job

Date: Jun 11, 2019

Location: MN - Minneapolis, US, 55401

Company: Xcel Energy

Location(s): MN - Minneapolis


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.



Position Summary
Manage and maintain the procurement/asset management function of our IT infrastructure/Operations hardware and software to best practice standards ensuring reliability, resiliency, and long term operational sustainability. Collaborate with users and technical teams to support incident resolution, systems monitoring, and problem analysis.

Essential Responsibilities


  • Technical Support – Install, modify, implement, document, and maintain procurement and asset management system and/or infrastructure. Analyze physical infrastructure systems requirements and performance to optimize installations and future implementations.
  • User Support – Provides basic contextual and technical information to users. Assist users in identifying difficult technical problems and devising solutions. Advise users on available approved technologies. Work with users to translate user requirements into technical solutions.
  • Problem Resolution – Investigate and resolve problems involving complex systems. Provide problem identification for production incidents. Identifies and implements solutions to production incidents. Identify and resolve production alerts. Provide support for systems testing and validation activities. Participate in and contributes to problem reviews.
  • Communications - Clearly and concisely communicates operational status whenever requested. Actively participates in regular status meetings. Prepare written status reports and responses to customer inquiries


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in information technology or related field or equivalent experience preferred.
  • At least one year of related experience.
  • Demonstrated strong business and technical acumen.
  • Strong written and oral communications skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and effectively apply learning.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.


  • SAP experience
  • HP Service Manager experience






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 || United States (US) || Customer And Innovation || 56760:CO Bus Sys Infrastructure || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 18869

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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