Type of Positions
Full-Time Entry Level
Energy Software Consultant
Majors or Schools
Cox School of Business
Lyle School of Engineering
Allegro is a leading provider of energy trading and risk management ("ETRM") software solutions. Allegro provides transparency and efficiencies across the front, middle, and back offices, by leveraging advanced technologies like Service-Oriented Architecture, grid computing, .NET, and Web Services. With more than 28 years of growth and deep industry knowledge, Allegro is here to stay. In 2011, industry analyst IDC named Allegro the top-ranked ETRM solution provider, and Allegro was voted #1 in customer support and ease of use by customers in Energy Risk magazine’s 2011 market survey. Our ETRM software solutions support some of the largest energy and trading companies worldwide, encompassing all energy commodities. Allegro equips customers with the right tools to solve mission-critical business challenges. Allegro is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices in Calgary, Houston, London, Singapore, Sydney, and Zurich.
Allegro seeks to hire an Energy Software Consultant. As an Energy Software Consultant, you will work as a team member or as an individual consultant on a product implementation with our customers in the energy industry.
Challenges of the position include:
Works as a member of a team on product implementation enhancement, and/or integration projects for clients to convert, configure, validate, and support on site, as needed.
Design and develop interfaces between Allegro and existing business systems.
Provide training on the application.
Business process research, presentation and communication of project objectives and recommended solutions.
Perform issue resolution, analysis and trouble shooting.
Participate in the extension, design, and validation of test cases.
Continuously review user documentation & process documentation and improve software expertise.
Communication with support, quality assurance and development; issue entry and tracking, help desk communication.
Qualifications for consideration:
Bachelors degree in Business, Management Information Systems, Computer Science/Engineering or closely related field
12 months experience or completion of college-level coursework related to database administration and design, SQL, and/or Crystal Report writing.
An enthusiastic self-starter with proven problem solving skills.
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Dynamic presentation skills and the ability to train others.
Extensive knowledge of Windows 2000/ XP,MS Windows products, Crystal Reports, and SQL.
Energy Industry Knowledge Desirable
For starters, we've got a mission you can really appreciate: delivering innovative, precedent-setting software that gives customers compelling advantages: more accurate understandings of market dynamics and risk, better valuation of assets and transactions, startling efficiencies, collaboration among teams across the enterprise, full integration of physical product management and financial transactions, and maximum return on software investments. A tall order but we've been achieving it. Join Allegro and you'll be working with a dedicated, first-rate team. You'll enter a world of technology firsts, best-in-class software, rapid deployment and great ideas developed and delivered into real-world use in record time. But thats only part of what makes us Allegro. Were all about people helping each other. Teamwork. Flexibility in thinking. Making fast, calculated decisions to solve problems. Applying solutions in new ways. And capturing opportunities that bring out the best in you.