Cybersecurity Policy & Strategy Intern
Posted on 9/18/2023

10,001+ employees

Platform for online money transfers
Company Overview
PayPal is committed to our mission to democratize financial services for people all over the world. The company operates a global payments platform to help create a worldwide network of good.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Public Policy
Business & Strategy
Legal & Compliance
IT & Security
  • Passion for and demonstrated success understanding and fulfilling internal or external customer needs; problem-solver mindset
  • Sharp business judgment, ability to see "big picture" and to prioritize
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Ability to manage change and ambiguity with an action-orientation/drive - must thrive in a dynamic environment
  • High energy, strong work ethic, disciplined execution skills, willingness to do whatever it takes to deliver results
  • Knowledge of current and emerging technologies and potential for exploitation
  • Knowledge of risk management processes (e.g., methods for assessing and mitigating risk)
  • Knowledge of laws, regulations, policies, and ethics as they relate to cybersecurity and IT management
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity and privacy principles
  • Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities
  • This is a Summer 2024 Internship program. Spring and Fall 2024 internships are not available
  • Must currently be pursuing bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or public policy, or related field, from an accredited college or university
  • Must be returning to school in the Fall of 2024
  • Must reside in the U.S. during the Summer internship program
  • Must be able to obtain authorization to work in the U.S. for the summer
  • Conduct research and analysis on emerging cybersecurity issues that may impact PayPal's strategy and policy, and present key findings and recommendations
  • Participate in the development and execution of cybersecurity policy and strategy guidance, communications, and engagements
  • Develop and support the dissemination of cybersecurity strategic messaging to external audiences
  • Participate in the development of cybersecurity awareness events and campaigns