Quantitative Analyst (Load Forecast) Intern Job

Denver, Colorado
18 Oct 2016
20 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Location(s): CO - Denver
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.
Is it time to see how all those college courses translate to the real world?  Are you ready to work alongside experienced professionals on real projects and issues? An internship at Xcel Energy will give you practical experience in the energy industry at a company that's committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship.
The successful candidate will develop and produce standard and ad hoc reports on weather, customers, sales, and loads for various internal and external clients. Assist Forecasting Analysts and Senior Forecasting Analysts by designing and maintaining spreadsheets and databases, researching and procuring weather, customers, sales, and load data, and producing necessary analytical reports. Candidate will learn and use data management and statistical software.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Sophomore or higher status. Please, no recent graduates.
  • Pursuing a technical major such as economics, statistics, mathematics, business, engineering, computer science.
  • Possess basic computer skills, preferably with Microsoft Windows applications such as MS Office Word documents and Excel spreadsheets.
  • Interest in learning and using data management and statistical software.
  • Good organizational, communication, and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to commute to our downtown Denver headquarters part time during the school year and full time during the summer.
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:  CO - Denver || CO - Denver || United States (US) || CFO Organization || 25295:Sales Energy & Demand Forcast || Part-Time || Non-Bargaining ||
Requisition Number: 6023
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com