Cyber Threat Analysts

TiktokSan Jose, CA

3 months ago


Job Title

Cyber Security Intern (Threat Detection Response) - 2024 Summer (BS/MS)

Job Location

San Jose

Job Overview

TikTok is the leading destination for short-form mobile video. Our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. TikTok has global offices including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Berlin, Dubai, Singapore, Jakarta, Seoul, and Tokyo.


  • Hourly rate range: $30- $30
  • 100% premium coverage for Full-Time intern medical insurance after 90 days from the date of hire
  • Medical coverage only, no dental or vision coverage
  • Paid holidays and paid sick leave based on the time you join
  • Mental and emotional health benefits through our Employee Assistance Program
  • Reimbursements for mobile phone expense


  • Triaging security alerts and events from various log sources accurately and responding expediently.
  • Conducting technical analysis and assessments of security-related incidents, including malware analysis, packet-level analysis, and system-level forensic analysis.
  • Conducting analysis of network traffic and output from various network-centric technologies.
  • Developing Incident Response Playbooks, performing proactive threat hunts based on threat intelligence gathered.
  • Developing SOAR playbooks, automating routine processes, creating or enhancing detection and response capabilities.


  • Currently pursuing an Undergraduate/Master degree in Digital Forensics, Cyber or Information Security, Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Able to commit to working for 12 weeks during Summer 2024.
  • Ability to work effectively independently and in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Experience with scripting languages (e.g. Python, Go, and PowerShell) for automation and analysis.
  • Fundamental understanding of networking protocols (OSI Layers, TCP/IP, DNS), experience with traffic analysis tools is a bonus (e.g. Wireshark).
  • Must obtain work authorization in the country of employment at the time of hire and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment.

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  • Criminal Justice And Corrections8%

  • Management Science8%

  • International Relations And National Security Studies5%

  • Political Science And Government5%

  • Computer Science4%

  • 58 other majors68%

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For San Jose, CA | $4,948/mo

  • Housing/Rent$2,449

  • Miscellaneous$1,057

  • Food$550

  • Utilities$534

  • Transportation$358


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