2018 Summer Intern - Software Developer

<p>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.</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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Paid Internship

Overview: <p>Interns will have the opportunity to modify and enhance desktop software applications that support the Actuary and Underwriting department.</p> <p>The interns will&nbsp;gain experience&nbsp;in requirements gathering, coding, unit testing, user acceptance testing, and implementation.<br /><br />Interns will report status to their leader and receive regular feedback from their leader on their overall status.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Assignments may include but are not limited to:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Requirements gathering and working with a business customer</li> <li>Develop test cases and test plans based&nbsp;on the user requirement&nbsp;</li> <li>Perform&nbsp;coding and development&nbsp;activities</li> <li>Perform unit testing based upon the test plan, and document test results.</li> <li>Assist in the User Acceptance Testing with the business customer to receive a signoff that the enhancements for the application is working well.</li> <li>Provide regular status to leader on overall progress</li> <li>Participate in weekly 1-on-1 and team meetings, and create at least one presentation for the department.</li> <li>Perform ad hoc tasks to support the team as needed.</li> <li>Learn&nbsp;the industry terminology for an underwriting department of a major U.S. healthcare company.&nbsp;</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>The ideal candidate for the Summer Intern - Software Developer position will possess the following qualifications:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Major in&nbsp;Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar.</li> <li>Strong programming&nbsp;background in Microsoft development tools and languages, such as&nbsp;Microsoft Access, VBA scripting, and Visual Basic.NET.</li> <li>Be able to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and&nbsp;analytical skills.</li> <li>Show&nbsp;initiative&nbsp;and be able to work independently on assigned tasks with some direction from their leader.</li> <li>Have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better.</li> </ul>