Information Security Intern at Amount
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At Amount we have a thriving culture and possess a truly entrepreneurial spirit. We value innovation and individual voices, we are committed to active inclusion and diversity, and we support each other's growth. Most importantly, we’re always ready to hustle!
Amount is seeking an InfoSecurity Intern to join an exceptional team and gain hands-on experience at a high-growth company. This internship gives you the chance to learn the facets of security at Amount. The primary functions of the Intern is to align their interests to support the information security organization’s initiatives.
What you might own:
1. Create sandboxes for the Security Team meant to be used for application security testing, pen testing etc
2. Run pen tests on a few applications
1. Setup additional security controls within Logic Gate
2. Update security policy & procedures
3. Documentation & confluence maintenance/cleanup
4. Update Security training material
1. Analyze log events and define logging sources to be cleaned up.
2. Run cloud assessments with Audit tools
3. Keep a track of control monitoring gaps
Who you are:
- You have knowledge & interest in any one of the security areas Amount focuses on; AppSec, Risk & Compliance and Security Operations
- You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
- You have working knowledge of Microsoft word excel and powerpoint
- You have good communication skills and email etiquette
- You're a team-player with the ability to work independently
Amount's internship program will begin June 1, 2021 and will be about 6-8 weeks long. Hours may vary depending on each role but will average 15-20 hours per week.
Amount delivers the technology that financial institutions need to build and enhance the digital experience.
Built by digital lending industry veterans, Amount helps partners go digital in months—not years. Amount empowers multi-product omnichannel retail banking experiences and a robust point-of-sale financing suite underpinned by core platform features including fraud prevention, verification, decisioning engines and account management.
Amount partners can optimize performance across product categories by tapping into various service offerings including customer acquisition, funnel and performance assessments, and risk analytics.
Optimistic: We believe technology has the power to improve the financial lives of everyone.
Teamwork: We make the best technology work for our clients by working together.
Risk Aware: We understand the impacts of each and every decision we make in our high risk industry.
Integrity: We work honestly and undivided in our commitment to make more possible.
Eager: We are self-starters, fully engaged and committed to pushing great ideas forward quickly and responsibly.
Respectful: We honor diversity, value inclusion, and create an environment of belonging for people of all backgrounds.
Committed: We are dedicated to the highest standard for our partners, their customers, and our people.
Curious: We seek to understand the core of each problem, enabling us to find the right solution.
Benefits and Perks:
In light of COVID-19, we have transitioned to working fully remote, within the United States, temporarily. We will continue to work remote in accordance with the CDC and local health authorities' recommendations. Please consider that not all positions will be remote long-term and some teams and positions have an expectation to join us in our Chicago or LA office when it is safe to do so. Note: International work is not permitted at this time.
Enjoy each other's company over virtual happy hours, yoga and meditation sessions, lunch and learns, team demo days, game nights, and more!
Take the time you need when you need it through our Flexible PTO policy.
Save $$ on taxes by using our commuter and transit benefits! We also have a bike storage room available onsite.
Take advantage of our comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision coverage, 401(k), parental leave, HSA match, and an Employee Assistance Program.
Interested in having a stake in Amount? We offer a meaningful equity program.
Have a pet? Then, we're paws-itively certain you're going to love our My Pet Protection plans.
Short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance are options too!
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