Xcel Energy Business Analyst - Meter Support (Entry Level - Senior) Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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.

We are seeking a Business Analyst - Meter Support that can be filled at either an entry level or senior level. In addition to quantitative and qualitative analytical skills, the successful candidate should be able to learn, understand, and be able to make diagnoses of application interface issues between and among multiple applications which, in some cases, may reside in more than one platform.

Position Summary

Provide functional analytical support and expertise in the efficient use of the meter system of record, Monitor Device Management System (MDMS) and its interfaces to the Company applications for meter reading, billing, field work scheduling, and field work execution.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Ensuring continuous operation of Monitor Device Management System (MDMS) and its interfaces to Company applications for meter reading, billing, field work scheduling, and field work execution.

  • Building queries in MDMS.

  • As required, executing specialized research into data in MDMS and other applications for meter reading, billing, field work scheduling, and field work execution.

Minimum Requirements for Entry Level

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, or Information Technology (3 years related experience may substitute for the degree).

  • Two years experience implementing, upgrading, and maintaining business systems applications.

  • Demonstrated skills in quantitative analysis and problem solving.

  • Demonstrated skills in verbal and written communication of technical information and data analysis results.

  • Demonstrated customer service and relationship development skills.

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and Access.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Monitor Device Management System (MDMS) or similar applications.

Preferred

  • Utility industry operations and/or metering experience.

  • Utility experience with SAP WorkManager and related SAP modules.

Minimum Requirements for Senior Level

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or information technology or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge.

  • Minimum of 3 years experience implementing, upgrading, and maintaining business systems applications.

  • Utility industry operations and/or metering experience preferred.

  • Demonstrated skills in quantitative analysis and problem solving.

  • Advanced skills in verbal and written communication of technical information and data analysis results.

  • Demonstrated customer service and relationship development skills.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of MS Office applications.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Xcel Energy Management System or similar programs required.


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) || Operations || 80615:Mgr GE Supp Location || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 14781

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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