Cigna Technology Early Career Development Program (TECDP) – Early Career Full-Time Associate in Bloomfield, Connecticut

Description:

Do you have a passion for technology?

Cigna IT is looking for technology-focused individuals to join the Technology Early Career Development Program (TECDP). 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 associates with challenging IT assignments, formalized training, and guided mentorship. The committed partnership between associates, 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.

The TECDP pursues the recruitment of recent college graduates and early career professionals holding a degree in Information Technology or a related discipline. The program offers the opportunity for associates to develop and refine technical, leadership, and business skills focused on building well-rounded IT professionals. As TECDP associates begin to shape their career path through their experiences, they are supported by their TECDP class program manager, assigned IT role manager, their program “buddy”, co-workers, peers, and mentors.

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:

All associates are afforded the opportunity to develop in-demand IT and business skills throughout their program experience. TECDP’s program framework allows for participation in multiple rotations throughout their time in the program. Associates are able to focus on the development of generalist competencies, technical competencies, or a combination of the two throughout the 3 – 3.5 year program. TECDP’s formalized training structure is comprised of technical and non-technical skills training, networking opportunities, formal mentoring, and exposure to a breadth of technologies.

Program rotations are typically 12 months in length and span all areas of IT. Each rotation has the goal of providing either a general, technical, or focused development opportunity. Additionally, all associates have the opportunity to apply for an international rotation during their second or third program year.

Full-Time 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

Locations: Bloomfield, CT; Philadelphia, PA; Denver, CO; Nashville, TN; Eden Prairie, MN

Qualifications:

What you need to do the job:

Bachelor’s Degree 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.

US Candidates Only: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship by the company, and therefore is open only to individuals who are eligible for employment in the United States and who would not require visa sponsorship now or in the future.

Primary Location: Bloomfield-Connecticut

Work Locations: 900 Cottage Grove Road Wilde Bloomfield 06152

Job: IT--Project Mgmt (Systems)

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Employee Status: Individual Contributor

Job Type: Full-time

Job Level: Day Job

Travel:

Job Posting: Jul 31, 2018, 7:52:20 AM

Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. Need an accommodation? Email: SeeYourself@cigna.com