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Technical Intern Job

Date: May 16, 2019

Location: MN - Minneapolis, US, 55401

Company: Xcel Energy

Job Grade: NO
Hierarchy:  No - We can only hire at the posted level 
Union Position: Non-Bargaining



Job Title: IT Intern- Continuous Improvement- Collaboration Tools


Location: 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

Responsible for documentation of processes, assisting in design and implementation of SharePoint UI and standard within the IT Project Management Office (PMO). Work with practitioners and process owners cross-organizationally to identify pain points and process bottlenecks.. Measure and report improvements in throughput, process duration, effort or other such metrics.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Gain understanding of project delivery processes, their purpose and value through the use of collaboration tools and data
  • Assist with documenting and reengineering processes to streamline work, increase throughput, and reduce manual efforts.
  • Implement process improvements into steady state
  • Provide status reports on measurable improvements and other accomplishments
  • Work directly with software to perform daily tasks
    Minimum Requirements
  • Must currently be enrolled at an accredited college or university and pursuing an undergraduate degree in the field of Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field.
  • Must be a current student who will not be graduating before the summer of 2019.
  • Strong team and relationship management skills; comfortable asking questions to understand concepts
  • Experience with Excel, and ability to manage spreadsheets with functions
  • Familiarity with MS Visio, and experience or ability to learn process flow diagramming
  • Willing to learn and contribute a portion of their day/week to standard work activities.
  • Education in Application implementation and/or process design, as applicable to the work at hand.
  • Demonstrated ability to build subject matter and tool expertise, drive consistency and quality in processes, and coach/train.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration and analytical skills required.
    Preferred experience
  • Experience with SharePoint Online functionality and site design
  • Experience with Excel/SharePoint integration a plus
  • Experience or education on systems integration a plus





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 || 55000:Business Systems || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 18357

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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