Xcel Energy Services, Inc. Specialist Systems Analyst Job in Denver, Colorado

Location(s): CO - DenverAre you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talentsand education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Doyou want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities tolearn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just whatyou're looking for.Position SummaryAssist in the planning, coordination, implementation and delivery ofinformation technology business solutions in a fast-paced environment. Followstechnical coordination of the manager, team lead, and more seniordevelopers in accordance with business unit IT objectives. Provides tacticalinput to business unit management regarding systems development. Work withbusiness unit subject matter experts to identify requirements and solution,or, coordinates with senior technical staff to fulfill those requirements.Essential ResponsibilitiesSupports, maintains and develops installation and rollout plans for BusinessUnit technologies and ensures plans are met. Interacts with clients todetermine business requirements and project objectives. Identifies gaps andresolves. Presents system level solutions.Works with users to determine requirements of critical systems. Providessupport and maintenance for critical and non-critical business applications.Assists with, plans, designs, develops, tests, implements,supports, and maintains information systems solutions using client server,n-tiered and web-based technology. Ensures that projects installed areeffectively adding value to the business area.Provides technical guidance to development staff in conjunction with businessarea software products and instructs developers on technical decision points.Keep abreast of technology, industry and business trends to ensure thatappropriate technologies are being considered in the planning process thatmeet organizational requirements.Minimum RequirementsAt least 3 years of enterprise wide system implementation related maintenanceor development experience.Experience may be considered in lieu of education.In-depth knowledge of development technology as well as industry's businessand operational software.Understanding of how Information technologies can be used and applied to thebusiness unit.Ability to understand changes in technology in detail, and determine howbest to source technology to meet the client's needs.Knowledge of object-oriented technology and implementation techniques.Ability to understand business processes and coordinate with other developersin system deployment.PreferredBachelors Degree in Management Information Systems or Computer ScienceMicrosoft Certified ProfessionalMicrosoft VB/.Net and Java experience_______________________________________________________________________________________________As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, XcelEnergy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products andservices to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customersacross eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to bethe preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. Ifyou're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.Posting Notes: CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US)|| Utilities and Corporate Servic || 06359:CO Commercial Enterprises|| Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||Requisition Number: 9395Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply pleasecontact us atEqual Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran