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Senior Software Engineering Intern - Minneapolis or Denver Job

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


Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents 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 position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.



  • Xcel Energy’s Technology Services organization is in the midst of transforming our support model to focus on a products and service offering with an emphasis on AGILE development methodologies. To support this transition, we are looking for an intern to learn JIRA and JIRA Align applications as well as develop process documentation and procedures for how these tools can be leveraged to support the transformation and daily IT operations. This internship will help establish the future state of how the Xcel Energy Technology Services Application Delivery team develops and deploys technology solutions to the business areas we support.  
  • Additionally this intern will collaborate with the business areas being supported, the technology strategy professionals, technical architecture experts, and software deliver teams. Work within this area will allow real world experience in a large rapidly advancing industry.
  • This will be a yearlong opportunity where the candidate should be able to work full-time during the summer and 15-20 hrs./wk. during a school semester.


Miumum Requirements


  • Must be a senior by Jan 2023
  • Experience in Agile development methologies 
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communications skills
  • Pursuing a degree in software engineering/computer science from an ABET accredited program/school
  • Living in a commutable distance from either the Minneapolis or Denver office






Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.


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 - Denver || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || Technology Services || 41510:IT-Energy Services || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $24.00 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Pension, 401(k) plan, Paid time off (PTO), Holidays, Personal holidays


Requisition Number: 48424

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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