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Blue Cross Blue Shield | Portland, OR
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Innovation Force Software Developer/Entrepreneurship Internship
Portland, OR
This internship is scheduled to begin in October/November 2015.
We are seeking to identify candidates for full-time roles based on this internship experience.

The intern hired will be a member of Cambia's Innovation Force, a small focused team that analyzes and creates elegant solutions to complex problems in the healthcare industry. Responsibilities include rapid prototyping of solutions to specific problems and iterative refinement of solutions with consumer response. The position requires frequent interaction and effective communication within a diverse multi-disciplinary team.

The Innovation Force Software Developer/Entrepreneurship Intern will:
Participate in a team environment for the delivery and maintenance of application systems Will be responsible for programming, debugging and testing of applications in a development environment Gain an understanding of enterprise software development practices in a start-up environment
Combine your academic experience with the following skills and abilities:
Graduated with undergraduate or graduate degree in business information systems, computer science, information system, computer engineering or a related program in the last nine months (Candidates who currently enrolled and scheduled to graduate by the end of December 2015 are also encouraged to apply) Strong front-end experience including development projects with one or more of the following key technologies: Ruby on Rails, HTML5, CSS3 and/or JavaScript (prior web experience a must) Minimum cumulative 3.0 grade point average Entrepreneurship or business background a plus Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with excellent organization skills Communicates clearly in a timely manner in both verbal and written communication with other Software Development Engineers; able to work well with business customers and IT partners Able to take direction ask appropriate questions and execute the direction and checking in when appropriate Able to work with minimum direction Able to plan and manage his/her own work Strong problem solving skills; analytical and critical thinking Reasonably good at learning new technical concepts Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
At Cambia, we advocate for transforming the health care system. You aren't satisfied with the status quo and neither are we. We're looking for individuals who are as passionate as we are about transforming the way people experience health care. We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug and tobacco-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A drug screen and background check is required.
Cambia's portfolio of companies spans health care information technology and software development; retail health care; health insurance plans that carry the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brands; pharmacy benefit management; life, disability, dental, vision and other lines of protection; alternative solutions to health care access; and free-standing health and wellness solutions.

We have nearly a century of experience in developing and providing health solutions to serve our members. We had our beginnings in the logging communities of the Pacific Northwest as innovators in helping workers afford health care. That pioneering spirit has kept us at the forefront as we build new avenues to improve access to and quality of health care for the future.

About Blue Cross Blue Shield

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association is a national federation of 39 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies that collectively provide health care coverage for more than 100 million individuals , one-in-three Americans.