LHI Software Development Intern - La Crosse, WI - Mutiple Positions (870777)

    UnitedHealth Group Inc.
    La crosse, WI

    Job Description

    Position Description

    Internships at UnitedHealth Group. If you want an intern experience that will dramatically shape your career, consider a company that's dramatically shaping our entire health care system. UnitedHealth Group internship opportunities will provide a hands-on view of a rapidly evolving, incredibly challenging marketplace of ideas, products and services. You'll work side by side with some of the smartest people in the business on assignments that matter. So here we are. You have a lot to learn. We have a lot to do. It's the perfect storm. And even better? Join us and you may end up staying for a career in which you can do your life's best work.(sm)

    The statements listed below are not intended to be all inclusive of the duties and responsibilities of the position. Based on leadership decisions and business needs, "all other duties as assigned" will be expected for each position.

    Assist in designing, developing and maintaining windows, web and web services based business software applications, systems, components and database objects using Microsoft .NET technologies based on requirements and specifications to support LHI's business operations. Work alongside Software Developers, Software Development Team Leads and Software Development Manager.

    Primary Responsibilities:
    • Assist in development of VB.NET/C#, ASP.NET, Angular, Web API and SQL software programs and components per assigned tasks by team leads and other developers
    • Assist in debugging, testing, and troubleshooting written software programs and components
    • Participate in maintenance and support of LHI's software applications by assisting Configuration Analysts, Business Analysts, and Developers in troubleshooting and resolving software problems
    • Study training materials on .NET development, programming standards, application architecture, business processes, and functional areas of LHI's business applications
    • Document and communicate design, troubleshooting, testing and application code to others on work team
    You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

    Required Qualifications:
    • Uprising Junior or Senior student working towards a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering or related field
    • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience will be considered
    • Good understanding of object oriented programming concepts
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Detail oriented
    • Good written and verbal communications skills
    • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
    • Highly motivated, passionate, team-player
    • Ability to meet scheduled task requirements within assigned deadlines
    • Ability to work with minimum supervision
    • Must be available to work during the school year
    • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization (F-1 students with practical training and candidates requiring H-1Bs, TNs, etc. will not be considered)
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • Prior software development experience with .NET technologies in a professional environment
    • Experience with SQL database applications
    • Experience with n-tier application architectures is a plus
    • Knowledge of SQL Server and relational database modeling concepts is a plus
    • Working knowledge of Visual Studio, VB.NET/C#, .NET Core, .NET Framework, ASP.NET ADO.NET
    • Working Knowledge of Angular, Typescript and Web API
    • Visual Studio 2005/2008, SQL Management Studio 2005/2008, Visual Source Safe, Team Foundation Server or similar source control programs
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    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.

    Keywords: computer science, technology, intern, internship, La Crosse, WI, Wisconsin

    Posting ID: 556642785Posted: 2020-05-21