Vulnerability Research Intern
nCircle - Alpharetta, GA

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Our Alpharetta VERT team is looking for a part-time (20-29 hours per week) intern with a strong interest in a career in a software engineering organization and IT security. The successful candidate will have a keen attention to detail, an ability to learn quickly and the motivation to gain experience with world-class commercial software development. Responsibilities will include updating documentation, setting up test systems, researching security vulnerabilities, writing/testing security content and generally assisting software engineers as needed.

Our ideal intern candidate, and past successful interns, is a current college undergraduate at a local university that is looking for real-world experience for 1-2 years. nCircle has a history of bringing our top performing interns on in full-time roles following graduation.

Specific Responsibilities:
  • Setting up virtual environments for vulnerability research and testing
  • Researching security vulnerabilities
  • Designing and creating internal tools used for tracking, research and analysis
  • Installing and configuring nCircle's commercial security software products and appliances
Required Skills and Experience
  • Currently enrolled (or recently graduated) in college program preferably in computer sciences
  • Impeccable written English
  • Enthusiastic attention to detail
  • Strong proficiency with databases and webservers
  • Takes responsibility for quality and timeliness of work
  • Enjoys reading and learning
  • Ability to be a team player in a fast-paced environment
Highly Desired Skills:
  • Experience, involvement, or strong interest in computer security
  • System administration skills (Windows, Unix/Linux, Networking)
  • SQL and Database skills
About nCircle nCircle is the leading provider of Information Risk & Security Performance Management solutions to more than 6,500 businesses and government agencies worldwide. nCircle solutions enable enterprises of all sizes to 1) automate compliance and reduce risk, and 2) measure and compare the performance of their IT security program with their own goals and industry peers. nCircle solutions may be deployed on a customer's premise, as a cloud-based service, or in combination, for maximum flexibility and value. nCircle has won numerous awards for growth, innovation, customer satisfaction and technology leadership. nCircle is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, with regional offices throughout the United States and in London and Toronto. nCircle's Alpharetta office is located in Sanctuary Parkway, near the Mansell Rd exit to GA-400.