Xcel Energy Senior Security & Compliance Consultant Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota55405

Location(s): CO - Denver; 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

Primary subject matter expert for SAP system integrity, including identity, access management, and compliance perspective. Responsible to define and oversee strategy for SAP security and compliance. Responsible to define a roadmap for an overall enterprise vision for access and identity management.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Lead and oversee all SAP Security strategy, development, and management. Oversee internal and external audit requests that impact IT Security for SAP applications. Define, oversee, and contribute to the implementation a sustainable and scalable security design for SAP systems. Ensure proper compliance with regulatory requirements (FERC, SOX, etc.)

  • Provide project planning for SAP Security and additional Access Management solutions. Coordinate future integrations between SAP and other Xcel application technologies from a security and compliance perspective.

  • Ensure proper compliance with regulatory requirements (FERC, SOX, etc.)

  • Represent the security team in Senior Leadership Meetings, including at the executive level. Regularly review and prioritize projects/tasks for SAP security and establish detailed work plans.

  • Bridge the divide between tactical and strategic security functions.

  • Coordinate work activities for security staff including contractors and 3rd party support personnel.

  • Stay abreast of current trends and technical advancements in the areas of SAP security.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in related area and/or equivalent experience.

  • At least 8 years related experience.

  • At least 5 years demonstrated expertise in at least one of these areas: SAP audit, SAP security design/re-design, SAP GRC implementation, Identity Management.

  • Experience with hands-on SAP GRC and security implementation and/or effective SAP audit experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, facilitation, and presentation skills.

  • Ability to gain the confidence and respect of senior level executives.

  • Ability to influence others without direct authority.

  • Demonstrated project or team lead 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 || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || Utilities and Corporate Servic || 56265:IT Svc Dlvry_Finance&SuppChain || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 8701

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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