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UnitedHealth Group Technology Development Program Associate - Boston, MA in Boston, Massachusetts

You’re about to take the next big step. You’ll be at the intersection of technology and healthcare, about to create the next incredible solution. If you want to advance your learning in a technology environment that’s always pushing the envelope, you’ve come to the right place. The technology group at Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group’s thriving family of businesses, is a team of 22,000 people who are passionate about making a difference by using technology to help improve the lives of millions and make health care work better for all.

The Technology Development Program (TDP) is a year-long program that offers the option of 2 six-month rotations, after which you will select a final position. TDP consists of roles in a variety of domains including software engineering, product engineering, platform engineering, enterprise architecture, data, and cybersecurity. As a TDP Associate, you’ll partner with teams within one of our technology functions engaging in life-changing work. You’ll be leveraging modern technologies to transform and improve health care with a focus on simplification, enablement, enhancement, and modernization. In addition to challenging work, TDP also offers a robust development curriculum, networking and collaboration opportunities, as well as mentoring from experienced technology professionals and leaders.

Key Information Regarding this Program:

· The majority of the positions are available beginning in June with additional opportunity to join at other times during the year. Coursework to obtain degree must be completed prior to start of employment. Degree and/or Certificate must be awarded and verified within 6-8 weeks following the commencement date at your school/program

· Sponsorship is not available for this position

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:

  • Degreein Computer Science, Computer Engineering, SoftwareEngineering, Data Science, Mathematics, other Engineering degree, IT, MIS, othertechnology related fields, or a specialized certificate in a technology relatedfield

  • Currentlyin final year of obtaining a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from an accreditedcollege / university or tech certification, or obtained degree/certificationwithin the last 24 months

  • Mustbe eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in thefuture, for employment-based work authorization. F-1 visa holders withCurricular Practical Training (CPT) or Optional Practical Training (OPT) whowill require visa sponsorship, TN visa holders, current H-1B visa holders,and/or those requiring green card sponsorship will not be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient in one or more codinglanguages (Example: Python, Java, C, SQL, .NET)

  • Minimum 2.75GPA (where applicable) or successful completion of specialized technicalprogram

  • Involvementin any additional technical activities (Robotics, Comp. Science/Tech clubs,Tech or Engineering side projects, GitHub, etc.) and/or tech related employmentexperience

Join our team oftechnology professionals who are deeply engaged in determining how we canchange and improve health care. Apply today. Find out how Optum’s TechnologyDevelopment Program can lead to your life's best work. (sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere:UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Actionemployer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protectedveteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristicprotected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Early Careers, Entry Level, Information Technology, Technology Development, Technology DevelopmentProgram Associate, Rotational Program, Developer, Programming

Title: Technology Development Program Associate - Boston, MA

Location: null

Requisition ID: 885658

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