Thermo Fisher Scientific Security Risk Analysis Intern in Frederick, Maryland

Job Description

Job Title

Security Risk Analysis Intern

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work. You’ll have the opportunity to grow and learn in a culture that empowers your development. We have created an inclusive, global environment that values the power of diverse talent, backgrounds, and experiences to drive speed, productivity, innovation, and growth.

Our internship program will give you a chance to get real world business experience and build your network before graduation. We are seeking an energetic, responsible intern to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be expected to learn the ins-and-outs of our daily routines and procedures. You will focus on learning how our organization runs, and can be expected to gain valuable insight that can further your interest in your chosen career field.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our 70,000 employees the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world. The customers we serve fall within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications.

Summary of Internship

The Cybersecurity Risk Management, Security Risk Analysis Intern will be supporting the IT Cybersecurity Risk Analysis team as part of the Corporate Information Security (CIS) Program, as assigned by the Security Risk Analysis Manager.

The Security Risk Analysis Intern is responsible for executing the various processes within the risk analysis team including intake and analysis of reported risks, risk exception management, and tracking of risk elimination and reduction plans. The Security Risk Analysis Intern will assist the other analysts on the team with larger Company initiatives, as well as perform ongoing data gathering, analysis, metrics and reporting.

Essential Functions

  • Assist with analysis of identified risks from a variety of sources including audits, compliance checks, automated vulnerability systems, and other internally or externally reported risks.

  • Complete analyses and reports and work with the Senior Manager of Risk Analysis and other security risk analysts.

  • Review and track action plans developed by risk owners and ensure plans are completed appropriately.

  • Perform other Cybersecurity Risk Analysis duties as assigned.

  • Become a valued team member.

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a cross-functional team

  • Willingness to learn, be mentored, and improve

  • Exceptional customer focus

  • Ability to think critically and work with information provided to assess risk and develop proposed mitigation strategies

  • Ability to write and update documentation

Qualifications

  • Cybersecurity, Informatics, Information Systems, Computer science or related undergraduate or graduate degree in progress.

  • Basic/Intermediate knowledge in cybersecurity/risk management or general IT domains.

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, presentation, and excellent documentation skills are a must.

  • Strong attention to detail and high organizational acumen.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today!

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.