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Quality Assurance Automation Intern

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2020-2278
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1
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US-IA-Cedar Rapids
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10/29/2020
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Project Management Office
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None
No
 
 

Overview:

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow as a young professional?  Do you enjoy being part of a team where you contribute to a company’s success?  If so, than our internship program is just what you're looking for!

Here at UFG Insurance, we are a company with SPIRIT (Service, Partnerships, Innovation, Respect, Integrity, Trust)  We believe in our vision to always deliver on our promises. Promises to our employees, policyholders, agents, shareholders, and communities.  If you believe in our values, then we encourage you to apply to our internship program today.

 

UFG offers you an award-winning workplace and a trustworthy, financially stable company. While we’ve always known our commitment to employees and financial stewardship, it is good to have others recognize our dedicated efforts. We've been named an Iowa Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register for four consecutive years, and included on Forbes’ “America’s Most Trustworthy Financial Companies” every year since 2014. Additionally, UFG is a super-regional property and casualty insurer rated “A” (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company.

The schedule is from 8:00AM – 4:30PM Monday - Friday during the summer months of 2021.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Responsibilities:

As a Quality Assurance Automation Intern you will have the opportunity to work with strong team developers to gain experience with our off shore teams, as well as, work with strong coders to learn best practices in the industry.

 

Here's what to expect:

  • Participate in products change upgrade tests
    • Ability to go through code and refactor/reformat
  • Research new tools
    • Determine pros & cons, review documentation tools to look at new ways to utilize current tools
  • Assist with performance testing tasks using API and add load testing tools
  • Writing and developing scripts
  • Develop new automated tests
  • Assist with maintaining existing tests

Qualifications:

At UFG, we want you to succeed!

 

Here's what it takes: 

  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science preferred
  • Strong logical thinking skills
  • Experience/exposure to writing automated tests in Java Script
  • Knowledge of SmartVare
    • Test complete
    • Ready UPI - UI Testing
  • Eager to learn and work with various departments 
  • Passion to be part of a friendly team that provides hands-on strategic solutions to our customers


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