Xcel Energy IT Service Delivery Intern - EMS Group Job in Golden, Colorado

Location(s): CO - Golden

Is it time to see how all those college courses translate to the real world? Are you ready to work alongside experienced professionals on real projects and issues? An internship at Xcel Energy will give you practical experience in the energy industry at a company that’s committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship.


Xcel Energy has an opportunity for a long-term internship with the Information Technology organization. This unique internship will offer access to work with the EMS department of IT Service Delivery. The successful candidate will gain insight and exposure to the elements Application Maintenance and Application Development from a utility perspective. Over the course of 18 months of part-time employment (20 weekly hours minimum), the intern through hands on work will learn how technology application's are developed and maintained.


The applicant must be energetic and competent, and willing to commit a minimum 18-month part-time internship program with Xcel Energy Information Technology organization. The length of the internship could be extended to adjust to the intern’s graduation date. The applicant’s graduation date must not precede the completion date of the internship program.

Must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing an undergraduate degree in the field of computer science, management information systems, computer engineering, electrical engineering, mathematics. Must be a current student. No graduate student applicants, please

Junior standing or will be junior status in next few months.

High academic standing - GPA of 3.2 or higher.

Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office suite applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)

Strong work ethic and initiative

Ability to work well in a team environment

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Any experiences with the following technologies would be desired - Windows, UNIX (AIX and Linux), TCP/IP Cisco (routers and switches), Korn/Born/C shell scripting, C/C++, Java, SQL Server, SQL/PLSQL, Oracle, OSISoft® PI

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 - Golden || CO - Golden || United States (US) || Utilities and Corporate Servic || 41510:IO Transmission || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 9713

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com