Xcel Energy eLearning Development Consultant Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Location(s): CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis; TX - Amarillo; WI - Eau Claire

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.


Designs, develops, implements, and maintains eLearning solutions. Partners with business unit customers to identify needs and expectations for eLearning initiatives and applies instructional design methodologies to create instructionally sound solutions. Assists in management of e-Learning projects. Helps create processes in the areas of course development, instructional design, and use of interactive and media supported elements (e.g. games, audio, video, etc.).


  • Design, develop, maintain and implement creative and innovative eLearning solutions (including course content, exams, simulations, and games) using sound instructional design.

  • Integrate online learning solutions into the Learning Management System (LMS).

  • Partner with technical team and other internal resources to ensure that specific solutions are implemented effectively and troubleshoot eLearning content for optimal performance.

  • Ensure consistency in learning needs assessment, design, development, delivery, and measurement in partnership with business unit customers and internal resources.

  • Ensure consistency and accuracy of content and images; following appropriate standards; develop and implement other media elements to increase course effectiveness.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Bachelor's degree with a concentration on education, technology, instructional design or other program with related eLearning development skills (6 years related experience may substitute for the degree)

  • 2 years related experience designing, developing and implementing interactive eLearning programs; proven experience incorporating graphics, animations, audio and other multimedia elements.

  • Demonstrated experience with eLearning development tools such as Lectora, Camtasia, Captivate, etc.

  • Ability to apply current and emerging technologies to learning solutions.

  • Proven written and verbal communication


  • Experience with Learning Management Systems, SCORM, and AICC

  • Involvement with professional networks and/organizations relating to eLearning.

  • Any experience with the following would be beneficial: marketing/communication, graphic design, video, mobile learning, gamification, storytelling/scenarios.

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; TX - Amarillo; WI - Eau Claire || United States (US) || Human Resources & Employee Svc || 56140:Learning Services || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 14344

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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