Avanade Inc. Intern, Information Security - Seattle in Seattle, Washington
About the role:
Avanade is looking for passionate technologists who want to contribute to keeping our internal security technology on the bleeding edge. Constant opportunities for growth and learning have helped make Avanade one of the best places to work in IT, and provide an excellent environment for interns to build skills and experience that will help launch them into exciting IT careers.
The Information Security team is looking for adaptable team members to deliver high-visibility work in governance, risk, and compliance.
This role would be a great fit for someone who is looking to move into risk management, compliance, or security project management. This position will involve documenting processes around approvals and corporate policy updates as part of a project to modernize compliance processes. This position may also involve assisting in other information security document and project efforts.
On a typical day, youll: * Produce and maintain the documentation and tools necessary to support Information Security governance efforts. * Develop and document requirements and processes. * Assist with reporting and metrics for compliance efforts as required.
Your skills: * 1 year(s) of IS industry experience preferred, including global IS organizations
* Attending senior year in college or university or 1 year post grad.
* Have or currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or related disciplines desired.
Courses related to risk identification and management, cybersecurity governance, risk, and compliance are desired.
Relationship management - ability to cultivate and maintain strong networks of people who contribute to the success of the project.
* Very strong communication skills with the ability to adapt communications to suit different stakeholders, including executive leadership.
* Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
Willingness to learn the following skills:
Business process analysis and optimization.
* Risk and compliance management frameworks, practices and processes and information security standards and practices.
* Governance practices.
Details about the role:
6 months contract, renewable
30hrs+ during the Summer / 20hrs+ during school terms
Must be based in Seattle area
Opportunity for some remote working
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