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Why Choose Our Actuarial Program?

Health care is changing at an incredible pace.  Keeping track and effectively managing risk has never been more important or a greater challenge.  That’s why our programs for Actuaries are designed to put your skills and knowledge to work even as you build them. This is a performance driven culture built for collaboration and innovation. And our collaborators have a special advantage; the largest database of health care information in the world and the advanced technology to fully leverage it.  You know UnitedHealth Group for our leadership, our quality and our Fortune 14 stability.  Now, get to know us for the opportunities we offer.  When you look closely you’ll see a career path emerge that leads directly to your life’s best work. SM

  • Actuarial Interns

    Learn from the best. Learn at a pace that keeps you tuned in and totally engaged. Test yourself against a performance culture that is always looking to improve while adapting to an incredible rate of change. Our Interns work on strategically important projects in support of our diverse business units. You’ll be challenged and mentored in equal measure and, as you complete your learning experience, you’ll collaborate with others on the team to prepare and present your project deliverables. Do this and you’ll be building your professional skills, your network and your knowledge of corporate performance at the top end of the scale. Along the way, you’ll discover why a career with UnitedHealth Group can lead to your life’s best work.SM

    What You Need To Know

    • This is a minimum 8 week - maximum 16 week program that may entail consulting, pricing, risk management or any other related assignment.
    • Work here will challenge your ability to navigate a complex organization and work through ambiguity.
    • This is a high performance culture that will test your ability to focus and learn.
    • You’ll have the potential to be considered for a full-time opportunity based on performance.

    What We Are Looking For

    • We prefer candidates who have passed at least 1 actuarial exam.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
    • You should have strong collaboration and team skills.
    • Ability to effectively prepare and present business recommendations will be important.
  • New Graduates

    It’s go time.  The opportunity you’ve been working for is right in front of you.  In fact, there are more than you might have imagined all under one roof.  Join the team at UnitedHealth Group and you’ll find a diverse number of ways to start your business career.  You’ll be assigned to our unique Actuarial Leadership Development Program that’s designed to provide differentiated growth and development opportunities, expand your versatility and bring out your leadership skills through a variety of rotations. Risk management?  Pricing?  Consulting?  We’ll put you on a team that will challenge you and mentor you in equal measure.  Along the way, you’ll be encouraged to set aside time for study and you’ll be expected to sit for your exams as your knowledge grows. Your progress in the program will match your growing skills sets and knowledge.  We’re the place where your passion for helping others and your aspiration for professional challenge can be satisfied every day.  It’s truly an environment that will help you achieve your life’s best work.SM

     

    What you Need To Know

    • We’re strongly engaged and encourage our Actuaries to actively participate in the Society of Actuaries.
    • Work here will challenge your ability to navigate a complex organization and work through ambiguity.
    • This is a high performance culture that will test your ability to focus and learn.

    What We Are Looking For

    • For full-time roles, you should have passed at least on exams during your completion of academic work.
    • Strong team and collaboration skills are essential.
    • You should be comfortable in a high performance, high accountability business environment.

Learn from the best. Learn at a pace that keeps you tuned in and totally engaged. Test yourself against a performance culture that is always looking to improve while adapting to an incredible rate of change. Our Interns work on strategically important projects in support of our diverse business units. You’ll be challenged and mentored in equal measure and, as you complete your learning experience, you’ll collaborate with others on the team to prepare and present your project deliverables. Do this and you’ll be building your professional skills, your network and your knowledge of corporate performance at the top end of the scale. Along the way, you’ll discover why a career with UnitedHealth Group can lead to your life’s best work.SM

What You Need To Know

  • This is a minimum 8 week - maximum 16 week program that may entail consulting, pricing, risk management or any other related assignment.
  • Work here will challenge your ability to navigate a complex organization and work through ambiguity.
  • This is a high performance culture that will test your ability to focus and learn.
  • You’ll have the potential to be considered for a full-time opportunity based on performance.

What We Are Looking For

  • We prefer candidates who have passed at least 1 actuarial exam.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
  • You should have strong collaboration and team skills.
  • Ability to effectively prepare and present business recommendations will be important.

It’s go time.  The opportunity you’ve been working for is right in front of you.  In fact, there are more than you might have imagined all under one roof.  Join the team at UnitedHealth Group and you’ll find a diverse number of ways to start your business career.  You’ll be assigned to our unique Actuarial Leadership Development Program that’s designed to provide differentiated growth and development opportunities, expand your versatility and bring out your leadership skills through a variety of rotations. Risk management?  Pricing?  Consulting?  We’ll put you on a team that will challenge you and mentor you in equal measure.  Along the way, you’ll be encouraged to set aside time for study and you’ll be expected to sit for your exams as your knowledge grows. Your progress in the program will match your growing skills sets and knowledge.  We’re the place where your passion for helping others and your aspiration for professional challenge can be satisfied every day.  It’s truly an environment that will help you achieve your life’s best work.SM

 

What you Need To Know

  • We’re strongly engaged and encourage our Actuaries to actively participate in the Society of Actuaries.
  • Work here will challenge your ability to navigate a complex organization and work through ambiguity.
  • This is a high performance culture that will test your ability to focus and learn.

What We Are Looking For

  • For full-time roles, you should have passed at least on exams during your completion of academic work.
  • Strong team and collaboration skills are essential.
  • You should be comfortable in a high performance, high accountability business environment.

Testimonial

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The people at UnitedHealth Group are a diverse collection of some of the smartest professionals, and every person contributes something of themselves to our mission of helping people live healthier lives.Individually, we are dreamers, dancers, explorers, inventors and tinkerers. Candice's Story
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The people at UnitedHealth Group are a diverse collection of some of the smartest professionals, and every person contributes something of themselves to our mission of helping people live healthier lives.Individually, we are dreamers, dancers, explorers, inventors and tinkerers. Pusham's Story

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