VAE, Inc

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Cyber Security Intern

Cyber Security Intern

Job ID 
2017-1271
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Springfield
Category 
Other

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Overview

Overview

VAE, Inc. is a full service IT Infrastructure Solutions Company focused on building, securing and supporting our clients’ mission critical enterprises. We provide a distinctive array of design, integration and implementation services as well as fully managed service offerings. VAE is at the forefront of leveraging multi-tenant capable technologies and shared IT services to create secure, reliable and cost-effective end-to-end services and solutions. We deliver exceptional infrastructure solutions with extremely talented employees using a client-focused partnering approach. We are a SBA 8(a) Certified Woman Owned Small Disadvantaged Business headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

 

Job Description

 

The Cyber Security Intern will assist with technical implementation and reviewing of our information security programs to identify shortcomings, malicious activity, and added benefit.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Review and analyze system events, security alerts, and network activity for potential threats
  • Support the development and deployment of cyber/IT procedures  
  • Participate in cyber risk incident management activities, communication, and coordination
  • Become familiar with and learn a scripting language (Python, PowerShell, etc.)
  • Support IT governance activities including user access reviews, IT/security control testing
  • Become familiar with common malware techniques
  • Articulate risk assessment and how that plays a part in what is necessary to defend and detect

Job Qualifications

  • Working towards an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Technology

   or related subject matter expertise

  • A general understanding of networking concepts and protocols
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Detail-oriented, with the ability to multitask and quickly apply new concepts to accomplish assignments
  • Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Desire to learn and challenge themselves

VAE, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

To request an accommodation during the application process, please contact at HR@vaeit.com. 

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