IT Security Internship

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Julie Braun Co.
 Virtual
Posted: September 30 2016
Company Location: Seattle, WA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Company Information: We help people stand out from the sea of sameness. Our clients are visionaries, start-ups, entrepreneurs, renegades, rule breakers and sometimes trouble makers! Our clients grow their businesses through very unique strategies.

Position: IT Security

Location: Virtual. Work from home.

Time Commitment: Approximately 10 hours a week for 20 weeks. (200 hours)

Benefits: In addition to receiving high-level skills and experience that will forward your career goals and immediately increase your prospects for higher-paying, more rewarding jobs, you will also receive mentoring on your resume, interviewing skills, and professional goals. Any work that is not confidential can be added to your professional portfolio. You will work directly with the co-founder of the company and get the inside, behind-the-scenes view of a start-up, virtual, national/international company. You will have access to a variety of training materials on sales, marketing, internship program management, and other topics, worth thousands of dollars. Successful interns will receive a top-notch letter of recommendation and referrals to important business and employment contacts. In addition, we will gladly help you arrange for academic credit.

Responsibilities

Working with us, you will be on a team, which may be responsible for, but are not limited to the following:
You will support the front line defense of networks, protect all of our confidential or private information from unauthorized access and violations. Analyze and assess potential security risks, develop plans to deal with such incidents by putting measures in place such as firewalls and encryption, monitoring and auditing systems for abnormal activity, and execute the necessary corrective actions to resolve these problems. Familiarity with networking layers in relation to IT security is a plus. Must be able to detect, catch and exterminate any viruses or bugs imposing on the company website or any websites being used by us. You do not need to be an expert, but rather have a thirst for learning and growing as an IT security!

Requirements

Ideal Candidate: Must have an understanding of IT general principles and specific IT security principles; Knowledge of CIA in relation to IT is a must for this position organized, detail-oriented, excellent verbal and written communication skills; adaptable to changes in projects and priorities, comfort and proficiency with email, the Internet, and learning user-friendly software; able to multi-task and work independently; reliable, punctual, and able to attend Skype meetings once or twice a week (we will work with your schedule), and able to attend at least 10 Team Meetings. This is a learning environment; we don't expect you to know everything! Applicants with prior educational and/or work experience in IT security are preferred. If you want to be an IT security someday, this internship will give you that experience!

Skills

Required - Virus Removal, Firewalls, Cyber Defense, Cyber Security, Personal Data Protection

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