Cyber Security Intern (Summer Internship Program)
Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax
Position ID: J0823-1410
Employment Type: Student Internship
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Are you fascinated by cyber security and its role in innovative business solutions? Are you a collaborative problem solver eager to gain industry experience that can transform into a dynamic career in information technology consulting? If so, an internship with CGI is just the place for you.
A typical day working as a Cyber Security intern is exciting, filled with opportunities to learn, grow, and work in a collaborative setting to co-create and deliver successful solutions to our clients. When you join our program, you’ll have access to limitless upward mobility, opportunity, and entrepreneurship. Here, you can explore your full potential – not confined by borders or pre-defined paths. You’re empowered to tackle problems and brainstorm ideas in your own unique way.
Fall Application Period is from August 21, 2023 through November 3, 2023
Your future duties and responsibilities:
How you’ll make an impact:
• Learn about our industry, customers, organization, and business objectives.
• Work alongside thought leaders to solve complex and critical challenges for our clients.
• Analyze systems, applications, and code for vulnerabilities.
• Research threats and attack vectors that impact web applications and infrastructure.
• Participate in security assessments, and control implementation.
• Document and explain risks and vulnerabilities to key stakeholders.
• Work with client teams to write secure code.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
What you’ll need:
• Enrolled in an accredited university/college pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (i.e.: Cyber or Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science, or a similar major with relevant coursework in cybersecurity and information technology)
• A positive outlook and hunger for learning
• Excellent problem solving and communication skills
• Collaborative mindset with flexibility and ability to deal with ambiguity
• Ability to work in the U.S. for an indefinite period
What you’ll gain:
• Industry experience
• Chance to provide influential assistance to projects and clients
• Involvement in a team-oriented atmosphere
• Exposure to cyber tools, technologies, and cutting-edge solutions
• Mentorship, guidance, and feedback
• Being a part of meaningful and practical work
The best version of you starts here
We’re a global company of owners. Over 90,000 members strong, we bring our diverse backgrounds and perspectives together to solve some of IT and business consulting’s toughest problems for some of the world’s best companies. Looking for a place that empowers you to explore your full potential and shape your own career? The scale and reach of our impact offer you just that. Join a team of great people, collaborate on meaningful work, and serve the communities you call home.
CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set level, experience and training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $20 - $26 per hour.
What you can expect from us:
Insights you can act on
While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.
When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.
At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.
Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.
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