Technology Development Trainee - Bachelor's Degree Required

Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States
Mar 03, 2017
Mar 28, 2017
Full Time
This position is offered in the Washington, D.C. area.   Interest in this program could lead to an invitation to a quickly approaching onsite interview and hiring event. More details to come after application submission.  Salary expectations - Low to mid $70K
About the Program   Are you graduating with a technical degree, but looking for a company that will help develop you into a business leader? If you answered yes, then our Emerging Leaders Program at GEICO is a great place for you to launch your career!   As an Emerging Leader on the Information Technology track, you'll make real contributions to GEICO's bottom line while interacting with senior executives and associates at all levels. This highly selective program will teach you the ins and outs of our industry-leading company. We'll support your professional development while you gain hands-on technical and management experience.   During this three-year program, you'll learn our business by working on significant projects, facilitating business meetings, coaching and leading teams, and rotating through our Information Services, Systems Operations, and Internet Business divisions. Projects you could manage include application development and design, new application rollouts, user experience testing, database upgrades, business analyses and data migration. Technologies we currently use include iOS, .NET, Java, Android, C#, HTML5, CSS and Javascript.   When you finish your program, you'll be ready for a future with enormous potential! Our goal is to place you in a position of significant responsibility within the technology-operations of our company.   Program Benefits   • Side by side training on the technical aspects of the job
• Coaching and mentoring provided by our IT leadership team
• Key contributor to high profile projects that support the entire business
• Rotations through various divisions in IT for a well-rounded base knowledge
• Dedication to developing your technical foundation, business acumen and leadership capabilities   Candidate Qualifications   • Bachelor's degree in CS, MIS, IT, engineering, business or related field
• Individuals with an MBA and other graduate degrees are encouraged to apply
• 3.5 or better overall GPA in undergraduate studies required
• Demonstrated leadership experience
• Excellent analytical, communication and problem-solving skills
• High level of dependability
• Management aspirations
• Willingness to work in D.C. area
• Permanent U.S. work authorization   gdoorit
About GEICO For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:
  • 401(k) and profit-sharing plans
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and leave programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Associate assistance program
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Business casual dress
  • Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
  • Associate clubs and sports teams
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • GEICO Federal Credit Union

*Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
How to Apply Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Upload your resume, cover letter and college transcripts (official or unofficial, including transfer credits), preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.