You’re about to take the next big step. We’re about to create the next incredible solution. If you want to accelerate your learning in a technology environment that’s always pushing the envelope, you’ve come to the right place. The technology team at Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group’s thriving family of businesses is a team of 12,000 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.
Throughout your 10-12 week internship, you will be placed onto teams within our key business areas: Infrastructure Analyst, Security Analyst, Project Analyst, Business / Systems Analyst, Data Scientist or Software Developer / Engineer. You’ll be exposed to any number of fascinating projects while you benefit from healthcare IT experiences and close collaboration with knowledgeable professionals, coaches and technology leaders. In addition, you’ll be exposed to our culture, participate in social responsibility events, and participate in learning sessions from leaders throughout the enterprise.
The intent of our internship program is to provide long term employment opportunities through Optum, a UnitedHealth Group company.
As exciting as it may be, this kind of opportunity also presents unique challenges. You’ll need to keep up with constantly evolving systems and technology tools. You’ll need to embrace our commitment to an agile and collaborative culture that drives our software solutions. You’ll need to work in a disciplined approach to software and processes that helps us protect the health care data of millions of patients.
Key Information Regarding the Internship Program:
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.
A Top 10 Fortune company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.