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Development Program Internship - Basking Ridge, NJ

UnitedHealth Group • Bernards, NJ

Posted 18 days ago

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Healthcare - Health Services
Information Technology


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Job Description

What drives us here at Optum? The need to make communities healthier and help the health system work better for everyone. We are part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, bringing all our resources together to reach deeper impact across an entire industry. Within the Technology Development Program (TDP), you will have the opportunity to be elbow to elbow with people who are using technology in amazing ways to help change our health care system forever. We build expertise and advanced tools that help us accomplish our goal. As a TDP Intern, you’ll help evaluate new analytics tools and methodologies that may be used to change the future of health care. It’s a chance to get started on some of the most important tasks our industry has ever seen.

Primary Responsibilities:

Software Development/Software Engineering:

  • Collaborate with business users, systems analysts and or development teams in defining, analyzing and interpreting business and technical requirements

  • Develop technical expertise in any number of programming languages, including, but not limited to: JAVA, C#, Microsoft.NET, SQL, Python, Javascript

Business Analysis / Systems Analysis:

  • Define requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements gathering, business process, use cases and standard analysis workflow

As the systems and technology tools continue to evolve, you’ll need to be ready to adapt and adjust rapidly. And as part of our agile and collaborative teams, your discipline and dedication will make help to elevate your team’s achievements.

Required Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing an Undergraduate degree from an accredited college / university

  • Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college / university during the duration of the internship (internships are not intended for graduating seniors)

  • F-1 visa holders with Curricular Practical Training (CPT) or Optional Practical Training (OPT) who will require visa sponsorship, TN visa holders, current H-1B visa holders, and/or those requiring green card sponsorship will not be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degrees in Business, Management, Information Systems, Computer Science or Technology related field. Other degrees are considered when accompanied by aptitude or interest in technology.

  • Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA

At Optum, we innovate and transform health care, every day. We’re the fastest growing part of UnitedHealth Group and we empower our customers with the information and tools to drive change on a global scale. So take this opportunity to advance health care technology and do your life’s best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Key words: College, Technology, computer science, data, java, big data, machine learning, information technology, entry level, internship, Basking Ridge, New Jersey, NJ

Job ID: 2551_745679
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