INTERN - Cyber Security

Internship|Jersey City|Innovation / Project / Organization

INTERN - Cyber Security

Jersey City, United States Internship Innovation / Project / Organization


Base Salary Range: [$58,200 - $68,600] 
Base salary range does not include overtime pay, bonus and/or other benefits, where applicable. Actual base salary offer will vary based on skills and experience.


  • Proactively work within one or more DCS teams to support information security controls that mitigate cyber risks
  • Support Third Party Risk Management Team with different initiatives.
  • Assist in gathering information to respond to regulatory and audit requests
  • Research and document changes industry trends and related best practices
  • Support monthly program management functions: time tracking, management reporting, status reporting, etc.
  • Produce and maintain the security metrics for prioritization of initiatives and management reporting

Profile required

  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, IT Governance, or relevant technical field
  • Good writing and analytical skills, highly motivated and attracted to challenging opportunities
  • Basic understanding of Information Security standards, frameworks, and best practices (e.g. ISO 27K, CoBIT, NIST 800 Series, FFIEC, NY DFS 500)
  • Basic understanding of the cloud environment
  • Information Security, Risk, and/or IT certifications a plus
  • Ability to do independent research and summarize findings
  • Proficient in MS Office products including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with BI tools is a plus


  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, IT Governance or relevant IT Risk field
  • Knowledge of Information Security
  • Fundamental understanding of communications technologies: email, FTP, Web
  • Information Security, Risk, and/or IT certifications a plus

Why join us

The Information Security Intern(s) will work side-by-side with the DCS heads in the Americas region in a variety of functions, such as Identity and Access Management (IAM), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Application Security, Cyber Threat Defense, Third Party Risk Management, Cyber Security Awareness Training, and Security Governance, Risk, & Compliance (GRC). In addition, the InfoSec Intern(s) will provide project management support for various InfoSec projects. The ideal candidate(s) will be proficient in MS Office as well as programming languages to support automation initiatives.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas. This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Societe Generale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities, and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.

Our Diversity & Inclusion Mission: Recruit, develop, advance, and retain a diverse workforce that is united in our efforts to enhance our competitive position and deliver innovative solutions to our clients.

Our Diversity & Inclusion Vision: 
•     Engaged workforce that is demographically diverse in a way that reflects the communities in which we operate
•     Inclusive culture and workplace that recognizes employees' unique needs and utilizes their diverse talents 
•     Engage our community and marketplace, and position the organization to meet the needs of all its clients

For more information about our D&I initiatives, please visit this link (

Societe Generale offers a hybrid work arrangement that offers employees the flexibility to work remotely, as well as on-site, in order to promote interaction and collaboration with colleagues while adhering to all SG standard protocols.  Hybrid work arrangements vary based on business area.  The applicable Business lines will determine and communicate the work arrangements that best meet their business needs.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000X0W
Starting date: 2023/01/03
Publication date: 2022/11/22