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Internship

Security Engineer Intern

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Amazon

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23d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Seattle +1

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Summer Internship

Software Engineering, IT & Cybersecurity•Seattle, New York

Description

  • Would you like to assess risk and help deliver countermeasures that protect customer data and prevent attempts to infiltrate company systems? Are you passionate about solving problems in an online world where threats grow ever more sophisticated?
  • If this describes you, consider joining us as an intern in the summer of 2024. Amazon is looking for a security engineer intern to join one of our many lines of business. Amazon interns have the opportunity to work alongside the industry’s brightest engineers who innovate every day on behalf of our customers. You will be matched to a manager and a mentor. You will have the opportunity to impact the evolution of Amazon technology as well as lead mission critical projects early in your career. Your design and code will contribute to solving some of the most complex technical challenges in security.
  • In addition to working on an impactful project, you will have the opportunity to engage with Amazonians for both personal and professional development, expand your network, and participate in fun activities with other interns throughout the summer. No matter the location of your internship, we give you the tools to own your summer and learn in a real world setting.

Requirements

  • Currently working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, cybersecurity, information security, or other equivalent technical discipline with a conferral date between September 2024 – August 2026
  • Experience with coding/scripting in one or more languages (e.g., Python, C, C++, Java, Ruby, or PowerShell)
  • Coursework, projects, and/or knowledge in one or more of the following domains: access-control system and methodology, network security, application- and system-development security, security architecture and models, cryptography, and operations security
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Enrolled in a Master’s Degree in cybersecurity, information security, or related technical degree
  • Previous technical internship(s) in one or more of the following domains: access-control system and methodology, network security, application- and system-development security, security architecture and models, cryptography, and operations security
  • Experience with tools such as Wireshark, encryption software, Snort, Sguil, Suricata, Kibana, Metasploit, Nmap, OpenSSL, or Setkey
  • Experience with AWS Services including EC2, Lambda, S3, DynamoDB, SQS

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering
IT & Cybersecurity

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with experienced Amazonians to create and execute security controls, defenses, and countermeasures to intercept and prevent internal and/or external attacks
  • Develop, test, review, debug, or deploy code that supports security protocols
  • Work effectively with your team to identify security problems and improve the security aspects of their service(s)
  • Assess risks that could affect the confidentiality, integrity, or availability of data, systems, or services
  • Resolve security events, incidents, or conduct security assessments using penetration tests, ethical hacking tools, or risk mitigation methodologies to evaluate vulnerabilities
  • Classify, store, and handle data in accordance with policy or best practices
  • Troubleshoot, research the root cause of, and resolve security or risk issues with guidance

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Seattle, New York