Intern - Summer 2019 - Operations

With more than 7,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust.

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Internships)

Our Mission: We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health. Our Customer Commitment: We aspire to be clear and simple, to help you make the right choices, to offer valuable coverage, and help you get quality health care for you and those you love. Our Commitment to our Social Mission: Increasing access to affordable health care Enhancing the quality of care patients receive Improving the health of Michigan&rsquo;s citizens and communities.&nbsp; <p><br />Our employees are eligible for several great perks:</p> <ul> <li>Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance</li> <li>401(k) with company match</li> <li>Annual bonuses</li> <li>Tuition assistance</li> <li>Paid parking</li> </ul>

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Paid Internship

Overview: The intern will have an opportunity to work on a variety of projects related to Workforce Optimization. The assignments will develop analytical and communication skills; the ability to follow processes; provide findings based on assignment; and develop an understanding of operations within Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Process generic ad-hoc documentation requests.</li> <li>Develop process documentation and desk procedures.</li> <li>Offer recommendations based on findings to improve quality.</li> <li>Prepare PowerPoint presentations and deliver them to peers and management.</li> <li>Will do project support that may include building and managing databases and running reports.</li> </ul> <p>Depending on area of Operations responsibilities may also include the following:</p> <ul> <li>Assist the SQL Server team with database maintenance.</li> <li>Create SQL Queries and analyze the data returned.</li> <li>Create new or enhance existing applications in C# or Access VBA.</li> <li>Test and document applications for the team. The intern will progress and be coached through creating SQL statements, Stored Procedures, C# Development, and Debugging. The internship will culminate in creating a small application.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p>Knowledge/Skills/Abilities</p> <ul> <li>Analytical skills.</li> <li>Presentation skills.</li> <li>Written and oral communication skills.</li> <li>Experience with Microsoft applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Project, Access, Visio).</li> <li>Problem solving and issue resolution skills.</li> <li>Experience with database management.</li> <li>Basic knowledge of relational databases.</li> <li>SQL preferred.</li> <li>VBA preferred.</li> <li>C# preferred.</li> </ul>