Cigna Technology Early Career Development Program – Co-Op in Bloomfield, Connecticut

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Why a career with Cigna IT?

Cigna is a global health services company dedicated to helping those we serve improve their health, well-being, and sense of security. Due to the rapidly changing environment and Cigna's growing businesses, we are looking for the best and brightest minds to join our IT team to help develop and support the future state of our technology solutions. Our ideal candidate is someone who has a passion for helping people and a passion for technology.

Do you have a passion for technology?

Cigna IT is looking for technology-focused individuals to join the Technology Early Career Development Program (TECDP) Summer Internship. The TECDP mission is to support the professional development needs of early career Information Technology (IT) program associates, as well as Cigna’s IT talent requirements by providing summer interns with challenging IT assignments, formalized training, and guided mentorship. The committed partnership between interns, program management, and Cigna's IT leadership is a testament to the value of the TECDP and the critical role it plays in developing Cigna's future IT professionals.

About Cigna

Before we move on, let us tell you a little more about us. We’re a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. But we don’t just care about your well-being, we care about your career health too. That’s why when you work with us, you can count on a different kind of career - you’ll make a difference, learn a ton, and share in changing the way people think about healthcare.

What you’ll do:

The TECDP Co-op offers Northeastern, Drexel and Eastern Connecticut State University students interested in the field of technology a realistic experience of what it’s like to work in Information Technology at Cigna. The 6 month co-op is designed to develop an individual’s IT skills that are aligned with their interests. The TECDP program manager will work with the co-op to determine the best role for them prior to starting. In addition to their role work, co-ops will have the opportunity to participate in an innovation project to solve a real-world Cigna challenge.

Opportunities for co-ops are available in many areas of IT. Our co-ops are treated as if they were full-time associates in the program and this opportunity could lead to full-time employment upon graduation.

On-Campus Internship Opportunities (include but are not limited to):

Application Developer

Infrastructure Engineer

Network Engineer

Quality Engineer

Scrum Master

Release Train Engineer

Business or Systems Analyst

Project Manager

Information Protection Specialist

Architecture Specialist

What you need to do the job:

Bachelor’s Degree in progress in Information Science & Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Engineering or Business related disciplines.

Ability to effectively communicate via oral and written channels.

Team player with strong interpersonal skills.

Excellent analytical/technical skills and knowledge.

Innovative thinker and problem solver.

Energetic, motivated and career-driven.

Seeks learning opportunities.

3.0 or better overall GPA.

Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

We’re a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. We offer an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products that serve over 95 million customers around the world. When you work with us, you’ll enjoy a different kind of career - you’ll make a difference, learn a ton, and change the way people think about health insurance. To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Twitter or Instagram.