Cloud Security Engineer Intern

US-Remote /
Services and Support – Cloud Ops /
Intern
/ Remote
Our Vision is to be the Most Trusted, Flexible and Easy to Use Hybrid Cloud Data Platform.  Actian is transforming industries by empowering companies to accelerate application modernization and simplify the Cloud journey.  Our customers use the Actian Data Platform to unify their siloed data, explore and securely exchange data to run a variety of analytic workloads that provide real time business insights at a fraction of the cost.  We have 24 of the Fortune 100 companies using Actian technology in some of the most mission critical applications that impact your daily life. 
 
Internship Overview 
We are looking for interns to join us for our 2023 Summer Internship Program! This 12-week program is set to being June 5th, so if you are looking for an incredible opportunity to partner with the best and brightest minds in the industry, apply today. This program has been designed with our interns in mind and includes structured learning plans, a dedicated buddy, and a focused capstone project that you will have the opportunity to present in our Internship Showcase!  

Position Overview:
We are seeking a Cloud Security Engineer Intern to assist our team with performing basic security duties. The ideal candidate should have experience with at least one of the major cloud platforms, such as AWS, Azure, or GCP, and be passionate about cloud security. As a Cloud Security Intern, you will be responsible for assisting with the implementation of CNAPP (Cloud Native Application Security) and contributing to security. 

Responsibilities:

    • Assist in the implementation of CNAPP and other cloud security-related tasks 
    • Participate in the development of secure cloud infrastructure and best practices 
    • Monitor and report on security issues and vulnerabilities in cloud-based applications and systems 
    • Help identify and remediate security risks and weaknesses 
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure cloud security is integrated into all aspects of the organization's cloud infrastructure 
    • Perform basic security duties, such as access control, security configuration management, and incident response 
    • Present process and findings from CNAPP implementation to Company through a Capstone Presentation 

Nice to Haves:

    • Experience with at least one major cloud platform, such as AWS, Azure, or GCP 
    • Familiarity with CNAPP and cloud security best practices 
    • Basic understanding of networking, infrastructure, and security principles 
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
    • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently or as part of a team 
    • Complete Capstone Project and present findings to Company through Capstone Presentation 

Requirements:

    • Must be actively enrolled in a college degree program 
    • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States 

What It’s Like Interning with Us!

    • Weekly Events— just because the internship is remote, doesn’t mean we don’t have time for fun! Last summer, we hosted an Actian tie-dye shirt event, tiny camp fire—complete with smores(!!!), a murder mystery party, and so much more 
    • Time with Executives— Interns all get a chance to connect with our executive team through panel discussions, 1:1s, Q&A meetings, and events 
    • Workshops & Tech Tuesday’s— Interns all participate in Tech Tuesday’s where they get to learn more about Actian specific technologies, as well as workshops geared towards new professionals 
    • Opportunity to travel – we will be hosting a hybrid orientation! For those that are comfortable with being in person for orientation, we will fly you to our Austin, TX office.  
$20 - $30 an hour
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.