At Cloudflare, we have our eyes set on an ambitious goal: to help build a better Internet. Today the company runs one of the worlds largest networks that powers more than 10 trillion requests per month. Cloudflare protects & accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance & a decrease in spam & other attacks. Cloudflare was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Technology Pioneer & named to Entrepreneur Magazines Top Company Cultures list.
We realize people do not fit into neat boxes. We are looking for curious & empathetic individuals who are committed to developing themselves & learning new skills, & we are ready to help you do that. We cannot complete our mission without building a diverse & inclusive team. We hire the best people based on an evaluation of their potential & support them throughout their time at Cloudflare. Come join us!
At Cloudflare, risk management lays the foundation for protecting Cloudflare & our customers. The Risk Management team identifies risk throughout the company & prioritizes mitigation efforts to drive Security team priorities. We do not believe in tick-box security, so for us risk management is a pathway to doing things right.
As a Risk Intern, you will be able to apply your knowledge to support risk & vendor management programs. You will help identify & manage security risk across Cloudflares production environment & critical business functions, mature the vendor management program, & research new vendors & tools to support risk management projects.
Interns may be expected to work independently on projects implementing recommendations for security & privacy controls & collaborate closely with the Sales, Engineering & other parts of the organization to achieve common goals.
This will be a chance to work on real security problems in a Billion dollar business. We guarantee that you wont get bored.
What you'll do
- Support Cloudflares Security Risk Management Program through maintenance of the risk register
- Assist with Third Party Risk Management through vendor reviews
- Support the migration of Risk Management processes & data to a GRC tool
- Work with cross-functional stakeholders to complete security projects
- Research emerging technology to apply to privacy & security compliance requirements & regulations
Examples of desirable skills, knowledge & experience
- Currently enrolled or degree, BA/BS, MA/MA, PhD in
- Computer Science, Information Science, Network Engineering
- Information Systems
- Accounting Information Systems
- Privacy Law
- Law & Technology
- or related field, or educational program, or equivalent experience.
- Interest in Security Risk Management
- Knowledge of information security & privacy principles
- Knowledge of cloud security architectures & technologies
- Ability to work independently & succeed in a fast-paced environment
- Strong communication skills to support cross-functional projects with internal stakeholders
- Desire to work with cutting edge technology & learn new products & features quickly
What Makes Us Special
Were not just a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company. Were a highly ambitious, large-scale technology company with a soul. Fundamental to our mission to help build a better Internet is protecting the free & open Internet.
Project Galileo: We equip politically & artistically important organizations & journalists with powerful tools to defend themselves against attacks that would otherwise censor their work, technology already used by Cloudflares enterprise customers--at no cost.
Project Athenian: We created Athenian Project to ensure that state & local governments have the highest level of protection & reliability for free, so that their constituents have access to election information & voter registration.
Path Forward Partnership: Since 2016, we have partnered with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization, to create 16-week positions for mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or loved one.
Sound like something youd like to be a part of? Wed love to hear from you!
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