2018 Summer Intern - Financial Data and Analytics

<p><strong>With more than 8,000 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. Interested in joining us?</strong></p>

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> http://www.bcbsm.com

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Internship

Paid Internship

Overview: <p>Intern Objectives:</p> <ul> <li>Work on at least one major project that involves a mathematical model or complex data mining assignment that creates key findings for the organization</li> <li>Understand and utilize existing models or data mining studies</li> <li>Expand&nbsp; hands-on experience with various tools available for use</li> <li>Participate in all intern activities (team building, quizzes, etc.) and department events</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Interpret analytical results using a variety of techniques, ranging from simple data aggregation via statistical analysis to complex data mining</li> <li>Complete an internship project that is well documented and repeatable</li> <li>Write and publish progress reports, identify project milestones, and recommend needed modifications</li> <li>Be accountable and responsible for work assignments</li> <li>Act professional and work during core business hours</li> <li>Work with business/technical resources to identify analytical requirements</li> <li>Participate in meetings and present in front of the group when necessary</li> <li>Complete any assignments given from the internship program</li> <li>Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p>Preferred Major(s):</p> <ul> <li>Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business Analytics</li> </ul> <p>Preferred and Minimum Candidate Standing:</p> <ul> <li>3.2 GPA and In Good Academic Standing</li> </ul> <p>Desired GPA:</p> <ul> <li>3.4+ GPA</li> </ul> <p>Desired skills and competencies:</p> <ul> <li>Healthcare experience preferred</li> <li>Advanced mathematic or statistical background</li> <li>Programming experience</li> <li>Experience using statistical software such as SAS E-Miner and R</li> <li>Preferred Work Experience:</li> <li>At least 1 year of work experience in a corporate or academic setting</li> </ul>