Security Software Engineer - Coop (Fredericton, NB)

ASAP
Competitive
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Co-op
Job Description

IBM is a globally integrated technology and consulting company headquartered in Armonk, New York. With operations in more than 170 countries, IBM attracts and retains some of the world's most talented people to help solve problems and provide an edge for businesses, governments and non-profits.

Today, IBM is focused on five growth initiatives - Cloud, Big Data and Analytics, Mobile, Social Business and Security. IBMers are working with customers around the world to apply the company's business consulting, technology and Research & Development expertise to enable systems of engagement that deliver dynamic insights for businesses and governments worldwide.

The following student position is a part of IBM Canada's EPIC (Employment Pathways to Interns & Co-ops) Student Program. This position is only open to students registered in a Canadian University or College program, who have completed a minimum of 2 years of their degree or diploma program, and who must be returning to full-time study upon the completion of the temporary IBM work term.

*This Student Position resides in Fredericton, NB and is a 4 or 8 (co-op) month work term commencing May, 2017.

What IBM Offers You?

  1. Work directly on product and services that affect our clients, while having access to cutting edge software technology
  2. Work on projects which are challenging and rewarding
  3. A business causal dress code and flexible work hours, to ensure work-life balance
  4. Access to Future Blue - IBM's large student community that provides networking opportunities, sporting and social events.

It is a mandatory requirement for students to apply online at www.ibm.com/jobs including a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) official or unofficial transcripts.

The following job responsibilities for Security Software Engineer Co-op include:

The Security Intelligence (QRadar) Product Security team is seeking a highly motivated individual to complete a work term as security engineer/analyst. The Security Team is responsible for identifying and resolving all SI product security issues arising from development, content, vulnerabilities, and penetration testing. To fulfill this role we are seeking a mature, ambitious, and creative individual to join our team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Track, validate, and document product and 3rd party vulnerabilities.
  • Implement secure engineering initiatives
  • Assist with code and web scanning automation/reporting.
  • Assist with Product Management compliance certifications.
  • Develop and maintain security content.
  • Resolve security defects.
  • Develop remediation plans.
  • Participate in penetration testing.
  • Create security bulletins

Required Technical and Professional Expertise:

  • Successful completion of 2 years Computer Engineering/Software Engineering
  • Experienced with Linux environments
  • Software development experience
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Ability to complete tasks without supervision
  • Positive attitude
  • Client focused
  • Proven oral and written communication skills
  • Co-op or internship program enrollment is mandatory

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience:

None

Eligibility Requirements:

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria) on a work permit you are not eligible for employment in this position.

EO Statement:

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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