Inttra Inc

Information Security Intern

Job Locations US-NJ-Parsippany
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/2/2018 11:34 AM)
Information Technology



INTTRA is the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry. INTTRA's innovative products, combined with the scale of our network, empower our customers to trade with multiple parties and leverage ocean industry information to improve their business. Connecting over 225,000 shipping professionals with more than 50 leading Carriers and 130 plus software alliance partners, INTTRA streamlines the ocean trade process. Over 800,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing more than one quarter of global ocean container trade.


About the Internship: The Information Security Intern will be a member of INTTA’s newly formed Information Security Department.  He/she will participate in the continued development and implementation of an information security program at our organization.  The team provides strategic guidance, oversight and the management of cyber security risks that span a wide variety platforms and technologies including the cloud, a datacenter, global network, endpoints and servers, mobile devices, and within the application development lifecycle.  Additionally, the team is responsible for conducting penetration tests, developing and testing security incident response plans, administering security awareness training to employees and ensuring compliance with laws/regulations that require information/cyber security controls.     


About the Program: INTTRA's Summer Internship Program is 10 weeks long, beginning on June 4th and ending on August 10th. Our interns will participate in a number of workshops and activities: from learning how to build a Linkedin Profile and a top notch resume to enjoying lunch with the CEO & President (to name a few). In addition, our interns will participate in a volunteer day (offisite) and a team building day (offsite). At the end of the program, each intern will present their overall internship experience and takeaways to our Executive Team. 



    • Perform cyber security audits of key applications, infrastructure and systems
    • Identify, evaluate and develop mitigation plans for cyber security risks
    • Assist in the development and implementation of information security policies, procedures and processes
    • Assist in the development and deployment of security awareness training including anti-phishing and social engineering exercises
    • Collect, analyze and report key security performance metrics
    • Research, analyze and report on the latest security threats



Education & Professional Qualifications:

  • Working towards an undergraduate degree in a related field (Information Security, Information Technology, etc.)
  • Previous academic courses that exposed the candidate to cyber security, audit or risk management concepts
  • Information technology/cyber security certifications are helpful, but not required


Prior Experience:

  • Any experience working with cyber security technologies or processes including, but not limited to patching, vulnerability management, access controls, anti-malware, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), security information and event management (SIEM), security incident detection, mobile device management, data loss prevention, etc.
  • Any experience performing technology audits or assessing technology risks is helpful, but not required
  • Any experience with cyber security frameworks such as CIS Top 20, ISO 27001, NIST 800-53 or the OWASP SAMM is helpful, but not required


Skills & Qualities:

  • A strong interest or outright passion for cyber security
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • A critical and analytical thinker
  • Strong attention to detail


INTTRA’s Core Values:

Accountability: We are accountable to act responsibly and in our customers, employees’ and shareholder’s best interests.

Transparency: We act with integrity and embrace open communication to create trust.

Innovation: We innovate to create positive change in the industry on a foundation of excellence and quality.

Inclusiveness: We value sharing opinions and ideas from diverse perspectives and experiences. We will be inclusive and collaborative in decision making.


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