Cybersecurity Internship, Summer 2018

US-MN-Minneapolis
Job ID
2017-1858
Category
Entry-Level/Internships

Overview

Go Beyond the Ordinary. Join Wipfli LLP.

 

We are excited that you made the decision to consider joining Wipfli LLP, to go beyond the ordinary public accounting and consulting firm. We hope that you find, in Wipfli LLP, the firm where you will meet all of your goals and aspirations in life and work. Guided by our mission statement, “To contribute to the success of our associates and clients”, we will contribute to your development of technical and soft skills, so you can ensure our clients are successful.

 

Since 1930, we have grown to be a thriving nationally known firm, with a local presence, and subject matter experts of a large firm, to help our associates and clients, and perhaps you, thrive. All along, the Wipfli Way has guided our associates making our associates and clients successful, and creating a culture that values relationships.

 

As we begin our relationship with you, we look forward to learning how we can help turn your ideas into realities, and how you will turn the challenges of our clients into opportunities for their success. To further explore more about Wipfli Way and all we have to offer, please go to our website to learn more.

 

Overview

Are you looking to build a career in the rapidly growing cybersecurity industry? Do you have a passion in solving challenging problems and helping companies and people stay safe by fighting cybercrime? If so, consider applying to Wipfli’s Cybersecurity Internship Program!

Responsibilities

Our Cybersecurity Internship Program is designed to provide you the opportunity to work alongside our Security Consultants in one or more of the following areas:

  • Information Assurance – Certification & Accreditation, Policy implementation, and Compliance
  • Network Security – penetration-testing, vulnerability assessments, and computer forensics
  • Vulnerability Analysis – Analyzes and reconciles results of scans performed. Will interpret the output from the scanning tools and determine further analysis to be performed
  • Social Engineering Exercises Phishing, baiting, tailgating

 

What you will gain:

  • Technical and hands on experience with scanning tool such as NMAP, Nessus, BurpSuite, and Metasploit
  • Research experience on vulnerabilities and threats
  • Consulting experience through client facing work
  • Exposure to business issues and challenges
  • Opportunity to leverage your computer knowledge and analytical skills, and apply what you’ve learned in school to real-life cybersecurity issues

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Information Assurance, Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Software Engineering, or related disciplines
  • Minimum GPA of 3.2
  • Strong organizational skills in coordinating multiple projects/tasks simultaneously, and meeting deadlines
  • Great attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • A general understanding of networking concepts and protocols

Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

 

Our recruiting team will guide you through our evaluation and interviewing process. We will communicate an update on your status as soon as possible. 

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