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Energy Engineering Intern at Nexant
Madison, WI, US

About the Job

We are currently seeking a Computer Sciences (or related) student with basic software development knowledge who will be responsible for performing analytical work as well as supporting and designing software applications used to manage programs in the area of energy efficiency. The ideal candidate will have experience in energy efficiency, with some experience building software applications. This position will be in Nexant's Madison, WI, office. 





Duties and Responsibilities

  • Solving business problems and provide ongoing support with our custom software:
  • Diagnosing and researching issues
  • Designing new features
  • Implementation of code within these applications
  • Testing and Documentation
  • Proactively monitor and enhance the performance of these application



  • Working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering, Physics, Economics, Computer Science or related degree or equivalent education/experience  
  • 1-2 years of  experience in all application development concepts including analysis, design, programming, and testing
  • Good understanding of MS Office, specifically communicating between Excel, Word and Access via VBA scripts
  • 1-2 years of experience with SQL Server, MySQL, Access, or other relational databases
  • 1-2 years of experience with programming language such as Java, C++, VBA, .NET, etc.
  • Experience in PHP/JS/CSS a plus
  • Experience in the demand management or energy efficiency industry is preferred
  • Experience with analyzing and presenting large data sets in a meaningful, concise way


About Nexant

Nexant is a globally recognized software, consulting and services leader that provides innovative solutions to utilities, energy enterprises, chemical companies and government entities worldwide. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in San Francisco, Nexant and its 500+ employees work from 32 global offices providing deep technical expertise and regional knowledge to improve customer engagement, boost operational efficiency, reduce costs and achieve superior business results.

Nexant supports clients through four distinct business units:

  • Nexant Energy Software has developed and commercialized a number of industry-leading software platforms and applications, including Nexant iEnergy®, Nexant Grid360™, and Nexant iHedge®
  • Nexant Utility Services works with clients to drive customer energy savings, ensure cost-effective program design, implementation and management, and promote customer engagement
  • Nexant Energy & Chemicals Advisory provides strategic planning, project development, competitor analysis, market and price forecasting, and NexantThinking™, a subscription program and online product portal .
  • Nexant Government Services assists developing countries with energy sector policies, infrastructure, financing, and access to affordable electricity.


Every day, Nexant employees partner with customers to reimagine the world we live in and create a more sustainable energy tomorrow.


Nexant, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for