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Security Analyst Intern

Employer
Westfield
Location
Westfield Center, Ohio
Salary
Not Specified
Closing date
Jul 16, 2024

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Category
Entry Level, IT
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified
Workplace
In-Office

Job Details

The Information Security internship is designed to enable learning and personal development for those that have a passion to pursue a career in Information Security. In addition, this opportunity will provide exposure to a variety of security disciplines and technologies.

Responsibilities

Assist the Security Operations Center (SOC) by learning and leveraging various security technologies, including Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) systems, for the purpose of detecting and responding to potential cyber-attacks and/or other anomalous network activity. Engage in the monitoring and protection of sensitive data through the use of DLP tools to ensure that data breaches are prevented or detected promptly. Perform security incident triage, including determining the scope, urgency, and potential impact, with a special focus on incidents affecting data security and database integrity. Assist with optimizing the SOC using security orchestration automation and response (SOAR) methods and technology. Gain hands-on experience in managing database security practices to safeguard against unauthorized access or corruption of database assets. Work on various information security projects and initiatives related to data security, ensuring compliance with data protection regulations and best practices.

Qualifications

  • Actively pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree with a related field of study (e.g., Computer Science, IT, Cyber-Security).
  • Fundamental understanding of cybersecurity concepts.
  • Basic level Python programming skills.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills, with a proven ability to think outside the box.
  • Customer service-oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must thrive within a team environment as well as on an individual basis.
  • Passion for all things related to information technology and cybersecurity.
  • Natural curiosity and ability to learn new skills quickly.
  • Innovative mindset and driven to contribute to a team providing a best-in-class cybersecurity service.
  • Proven ability to collaborate and work with a team.
  • Demonstrated solid oral, written and interpersonal skills resulting in the ability to interact with all levels within the organization.
  • Demonstrated organization skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently.
  • Valid driver's license and a driving record that conforms to company standards.

Company

Westfield is an insurance, banking and related financial services group of businesses. Our winning vision embraces innovation and opportunities in a changing world. Our strength comes through relationships we have built with employees, business partners and customers. The product we offer our customer is peace of mind and our promise of protection is supported by a commitment to service excellence provided by an exceptional team of diverse people. Our success will be based upon sharing knowledge, building trust, ethical conduct, financial integrity and respect for people.

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