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Xcel Energy Business Technology Consultant - MN or CO Job in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Grade: R

Hierarchy: No - We can only hire at the posted level

Union Position: Non-Bargaining


Responsible for providing the expertise, vision, and leadership for identifying, evaluating, implementing, and integrating appropriate business area created technologies that will increase business and end-user productivity. Works on extremely complex problems with intangible variance factors, exercises independent judgment in developing methods, techniques, evaluation criterion and developing business cases for obtaining results. Works closely with business area business management to ensure they are promoting and effectively utilizing existing technologies. Leads technology evaluations, manages projects and develops business solutions. Keep current on emerging technologies in order to provide the business area with opportunities to enhance business income and productivity and assess impacts of disruptive technologies.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing the expertise, vision, and leadership for identifying, evaluating, recommending, controlling, implementing, and integrating appropriate technologies impacting the business area.

  • Maintain a broad, technically sound knowledge of delivery technologies and maintain close relationships to the business areas that will enhance their technology productivity for current and future needs. Responsible for bringing business technology expertise and knowledge necessary to resolve critical problems in the new technology fields impacting the energy delivery business.

  • Provide technology leadership, communications, recommendations, business cases, design, implementation, and support required by the business area.

  • Develop and maintain a working relationship with technology organizations and other service providers that develop technology and/or provide technology consulting. Work with service providers to determine impacts of new technologies introduced in the industry.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Information Technology or related field. Equivalent experience may substitue for education

  • 8 years work experience in technology and integration or related functions

  • Expert problem solving skills and a broad knowledge relating energy delivery business technology

  • Proven written and verbal communication skills


  • Exerience with Salesforce

COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, Xcel Energy requires all persons be fully vaccinated or receive a formal medical or religious accommodation prior to their start date, unless prohibited by state or local law.

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 || MN - Minneapolis; CO - Denver || United States (US) || Customer And Innovation || 51505:Strategy and Operations || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $87,000 to $123,666 per year

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Requisition Number: 38260

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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