Cyber Threat Intelligence Intern
Posted on 4/4/2023
Pleasanton, CA, USA • Remote
Experience Level
  • Partner and collaborate with internal stakeholders in assisting with the overall security posture with an emphasis in the Engineering and Operations/IT areas
  • Work across engineering, product and business systems teams to enhance and evangelize security in applications/infrastructure. Drive changes needed to respond to emerging threats
  • Research emerging technologies and maintain awareness of current security risks in support of security enhancement and development efforts
  • Develop and maintain application scanning solutions to inform stakeholders of security weaknesses & vulnerabilities
  • Review outstanding vulnerabilities with product teams and assist in remediation efforts to reduce risk
  • Help in developing the capability to automate triaging, validating, reporting and reproducing application vulnerabilities
  • Capture and document your excellent work
  • Detail-oriented student leader with problem solving, communication, and analytical skills
  • Pursuing a postgraduate degree preferred (MS, PhD) or Bachelor's degree in information security, CS (security emphasis), or related field
  • Academic success - a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • On track to complete the requisite degree and a goal of successfully obtaining relevant certifications associated with your career field
  • Good understanding of CVE and CVSS scoring and how to utilize this data for validation, prioritization, and remediation
  • Capability to deploy, provide maintenance for, and operationalize scanning solutions
  • Hands-on ability to conduct scans across application repositories and infrastructure
  • Ability to complete assignments in a timely manner with attention to detail
  • Ability to establish priorities and manage multiple tasks
  • Great at and enjoys documenting solutions; creating operational documentation, developing technical diagrams, and similar artifacts
Desired Qualifications
  • Some previous experience developing and reporting vulnerability metrics as well as articulating how to reproduce and resolve those security defects
  • Some experience to provide engineering teams with technical guidance on the impact and priority of security issues and driving remediation
  • Capability to develop operational process from scratch or improve current processes and procedures through well thought out hand-offs, integrations, and automation
  • Familiarity with multiple security domains such as application security, infrastructure security, network security, incident response, and regulatory compliance and certifications
  • Penetration testing experience and understanding of remediation techniques for common misconfigurations and vulnerabilities
  • Understanding of modern endpoint security technologies/concepts
  • Adept at working with distributed team members
Cowbell Cyber

51-200 employees

Cyber insurance provider
Company Overview
Cowbell's mission is to deliver next-generation cyber insurance built on cutting-edge AI and data science technology.
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Mind & Body Wellness
  • On-Site Perks
  • Career Growth
  • Networking
Company Core Values
  • We're Innovative
  • We're Transparent
  • We're Overachievers