Posted to MedZilla on 3/23/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-IL, Early Talent IT Intern - All locations SR0027292-MZ


Takeda is now the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving patients with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. These diseases are often misunderstood, undiagnosed and life-threatening. Our 22,000 employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest. Position Descriptions: The Information Technology Development Program Internship (ITDPi) is a 12-week program that will provide students with a unique experience in Global Information Technology and expose them to Takeda s technologies, businesses, product lines and global markets. The student will also receive structured mentorship from his/her manager and teammates. The experience and mentoring will compliment the students studies to prepare them for a successful career in IT. ITDPi who excel in the Internship Program will be considered for the Information Technology Development Program. The Information Technology Development Program (ITDP) is a 2.5 year program that provides aspiring IT professionals with a range of unique experiences in Global IT. Over the course of the 2.5 - year program, IT professionals develop their careers through a series of one 6-month and two 12-month rotations designed to challenge them to quickly adapt and add value to each position. ITDP Associates are aligned to an IT path during the program; either Technical or Business Partnering. Rotations within each path will provide diverse experiences within different types of projects, technologies, and aspects of Takeda. Rotations across paths are also possible. ITDP Associates are assigned mentors during the program to help introduce them to Takeda s culture, the values and goals of the ITDP, assist the ITDP with selection of rotation assignments, and to expand the ITDP s professional network. The cross-functional knowledge and breadth of experience associates gain enable them to pursue future career opportunities within Takeda. Through formal training and on-the-job experiences, the ITDP is committed to developing associates technical, leadership and teamwork skills while exposing them to Takeda s technologies, product lines and global markets. Qualifications: Pursuing a bachelor s or master s degree in Information Technology/ Information Systems or related field. Strong academic performance Minimum GPA 3.0 Demonstrates excellent skills in oral & written communication, organization, team dynamics and prioritization of tasks Demonstrates leadership skills

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