Cloud Security Intern

Remote - US


Reduce risk, accelerate time to insight, and get data visibility and control across all your data - everywhere.

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Who we are:

BigID is an innovative tech startup that focuses on solutions for data security, compliance, privacy, and governance. We're leading the market in all things data: helping our customers reduce risk, drive business innovation, achieve compliance, build customer trust, make better decisions, and get more value from their data.

We are building a global team with a passion for innovation and next-gen technology. BigID has been recognized for being one of CNBC’s Top 25 Startups powering the economy, we're on Built In's 2023 Best Places to Work, one of America's fastest-growing companies, Inc5000 2023, 3 years running, one of the 20 coolest identity access management and data protection companies, CRN Security 100 2023, a Market Leader in DSPM at the 11th annual Global InfoSec Awards (Cyber Defense Magazine) and 2023 Disruptor Gold Winner - Most Disruptive Cyber Security Software, Globee Awards.

At BigID, our team is the foundation of our success. Join a people-centric culture that is fast-paced and rewarding: you’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the most talented people in the industry who value innovation, diversity, integrity, and collaboration.

Who we seek:

We’re looking for a Cloud Security Intern for our Cloud Security team, reporting to the Senior Manager of Cloud Security. Our Cloud Security team is globally based, dealing with the organizations cloud security posture, responding to security events, and innovating solutions to streamline operations. As a Cloud Security Intern, you will be responsible for directly contributing and assisting with projects associated with cloud-based applications, across all types including: Infrastructure, Platform, and Software as a Service (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS). This position is for those interested in pursuing a career in cyber security, security architecture, and security engineering on a global scale. Our ideal candidate is someone who has hands-on AWS experience and is able to assist BigIDs Cloud Security with alert triage, phishing analysis, cloud security investigations, and operationalize our toolset.

What you’ll do:

  • Assist in the development and design of cloud security best practices
  • Assist with implementation of security principles across the organization in order to meet business goals along with customer and regulatory requirements
  • Research and assess emerging technologies, industry standards, regulations and threats
  • Assist with the development and updating of cloud security controls to address emerging threats and new cloud services
  • Assist with research, testing, and assessment of third party security tools to secure cloud environments
  • Assist with planning, coordinating, and integrating third party security tools into central monitoring capability
  • Assist with providing support to other teams deploying cloud workloads to ensure appropriate security controls are in place
  • Assist with identifying, documenting, and proposing solutions for security gaps in current cloud security landscape

What you’ll bring:

  • Meets one or more of the following requirements:
  • Currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program
  • Currently enrolled in a technical or certificate program
  • Recent graduate of a degree-seeking or technical program, within one year of completion
  • Knowledge of cloud-based infrastructure and platforms including but not limited to: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and/or Microsoft Azure
  • Preferred education in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Security or related field with strong academic performance
  • Knowledge of security protocols and frameworks including PKI, SAML, OAuth, TLS, IPSec, VPN preferred
  • Knowledge of security toolsets including key management systems, firewalls, multi-factor authentication, intrusion detection systems preferred
  • Broad knowledge across multiple domains including web applications, database technologies, server applications, storage applications, and/or hardware engineering preferred
  • Detail-oriented, with the ability to multitask and quickly apply new concepts to accomplish assignments
  • Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Previous experience through work or internship preferred

Our Values:

We look for people who embody our values - Care, Do,Try & Shine.

  • Care - We care about our customers and each other
  • Do - We do what it takes to make a positive impact
  • Try - We try our best and we don’t give up
  • Shine - We shine and make it our mission to always stand out

This is a 10-week paid internship starting on June 4th and ending on August 9th, working up to 35 hours per week. Hourly pay for this role ranges from $15/hr - $17/hr.



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Tags: AWS Azure Cloud Compliance Computer Science Cyber defense DSPM Firewalls GCP Governance IaaS Intrusion detection Monitoring PaaS PKI Privacy SaaS SAML TLS VPN

Perks/benefits: Career development Startup environment Team events

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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