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Software Development Internship

Primary Location: Denver, Colorado
Additional Locations: CO-Denver

Software Development Internship

Start date: June 3rd, 2019 

End Date: August 9th, 2019 

What it is

Aetna’s internship experience is known as the Summer Associate Program and is a nationally recognized experience. It is a great way to gain confidence, sharpen your skills, and make a valuable impact on our company’s mission to make a difference in people’s lives. Our program has been recognized for 3 consecutive years as a result of VAULT’s Top Internship Survey. 

Our Summer Associates gain valuable work experience and participate in: 

  • A cross-functional project that provides solutions to a real business issue Aetna is facing, and the chance to present their recommendations to senior leaders at the end of the internship

  • Community service initiatives

  • A guided mentoring program

  • Networking events

  • Discussions with senior leaders

Our Summer Associate Programs are a great way to gain confidence, sharpen your skills and make a difference. Many of our Summer Associates are offered jobs with Aetna after graduation.

Location: Denver, CO

What is Aetna digital?

To build a healthier world, we need to do better. So Aetna Digital is developing a smart, connected and enjoyable digital health care experience. With cutting-edge software products, we can engage consumers in actively achieving their best health. And create real change in health care.

Come Join Aetna Digital!

What will you do?

  • You will design, develop, test and deploy software that provides desired functionality to online sites, products, and services.

  • Help to translate business requirements into sound, creative software designs that effectively weigh business and technical tradeoffs.

  • Works with a cross-functional team and distributed team members, using SAFe Scale agile practices.

  • Writes, debugs, and delivers code to more senior staff for review.

  • Ensures quality on-time delivery of owned features from design and implementation through to production troubleshooting.

  • Looks for and presents to senior staff, recommended fixes for problems in code.

What do you bring?

  • Good written and verbal communication skills; Able to document and present information to various audiences and work in a team environment

  • Ability to navigate problems and roadblocks as they occur

  • Able to produce code based on defined requirements and implement feedback provided on your work

  • Broad understanding of core programming and computer science concepts

You’re eligible to apply if you:

  • Are currently enrolled in college, pursuing a relevant undergraduate degree with an anticipated graduation date of December 2019 or Spring 2020

  • Have a current cumulative GPA and major GPA of 3.0+

  • Have a willingness to relocate (if applicable) 

  • Have an interest in a full-time position with Aetna upon graduation

What we do

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard. 

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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