Application Support System Analyst III ETRM

Date: Jun 25, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77046

Company: Spire Inc.

Requisition Number 7065 
Location: 3773 Richmond Avenue, Houston, Texas, 77046
Position Type: Non Union 
Number Open: 1 

At Spire, we believe energy exists to help people. To enrich their lives, grow their businesses, advance their communities. It’s a simple idea, but one that’s at the heart of our business. We’re dedicated to understanding our customers’ needs and goals to better serve them today and tomorrow. That’s why we’re always looking for driven, collaborative people to join our team. Because we believe that offering our customers the best service means bringing together the best people.

We value safety, inclusion, and integrity. We connect to people, get the job done, and leave a memory and everything about our culture comes back to one thing: a handshake at the front door. We have 4 essential behaviors that show how the Spire culture comes to life:

Living Spire Behaviors

  • We Collaborate: We reach across boundaries to connect with each other and deliver on our promises. We put teamwork first, knowing that our collective energy makes us stronger.
  • We Care: We create good memories by treating people how we want to be treated: We are inclusive, respectful and kind. We actively create a caring culture that feels like a handshake at the front door.
  • We Advance: We are active learners who never stop looking for ways to innovate and improve ourselves, and our company. We embrace ongoing development and process improvement with passion and tenacity.
  • We Have Perspective: We strive to gain additional perspective about Spire’s business and the ever-changing energy industry. We know that every employee plays an important role in Spire’s success, and we give our best to better understand how to help move the company forward.


Spire is seeking an Application Support System Analyst III to work in the Houston, TX location.  This position will be responsible for serving as the primary subject matter expert for technical and business driven applications in support of the Spire Marketing team.

Primary duties:

  • Thorough knowledge of business processes in assigned area of responsibility
  • Act as lead IT representative for ETRM related applications and processes
  • Ensure ITS change management policies and procedures are followed as they relate to the ETRM related systems
  • Perform initial positive and negative testing for solutions prior to releasing for user acceptance testing
  • Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new technology features as needed to support business goals
  • Write documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, and corrections
  • Proactively work with ETRM vendor to maintain health of the ETRM environments
  • Recommend patches, upgrades, and configuration changes
  • Create support requests and work with vendor support teams, as needed, for defects, upgrades, etc.
  • Practice effective organizational and analytical skills
  • Update and maintain internal software documentation.
  • Create and update reports; implement changes to report.
  • Provide user security reports for audit.
  • Reading technical manuals, confers with users, conduct system diagnostics, and provide technical assistance.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-moving and changing culture
  • All other duties as assigned


  • 5+ years of experience IT related experience
  • 5+ years of Systems Analysis experience
  • 5+ years of project related experience
  • 3+ years of experience with Windows Server
  • 3+ Report Writing experience
  • Strong experience working with PL/SQL and SQL
  • Experience with Oracle Database
  • Experience with versioning software is preferred
  • Experience with commodity trading and risk platforms required (Endure preferred)
  • Tableau experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems with emphasis on Windows Server.
  • Experience with SQL and report building
  • Willing to learn new skills and modules

Education and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or comparable work experience and certification

Work environment:

  • Normal Work Environment - Work is normally performed in a shared office environment-make changes to this depending upon the position requirements.
  • Typically, 8 hours a day, Monday through Friday. Overtime and travel may be required.

Spire accepts online applications through our career site at

Posting requirements: The above posting description is intended to describe the general nature of the level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Spire, Inc., and its subsidiaries are Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws. For more information, please view our Integrity and Inclusion pages of our career site.

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