Information Security & Assurance Analyst - Internship (Irving, TX)
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Think that working in the insurance field can't be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. You'll help us reinvent protection and retirement to improve customers' lives. We'll help you make an impact with our training and mentoring offerings. Here, you'll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And you'll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.
If you love a challenge and want to solve real-world problems that have a direct impact on the security posture of a global enterprise, then Allstate Information Security might be exactly what you're looking for. As an enterprise we leverage Information Security Policies that support our strategic approach to information security and the protection of the Allstate brand, its reputation, customers, information and assets. The Allstate Information Security - Assurance, Policy, Monitoring and Reporting (AIS-APM&R) team is an integral part of this mission.
You will acquire broad experience in practicing and learning critical business, as well as information security and assurance fundamentals. Successful applicants will apply academic training and knowledge acquired to actual work responsibilities as determined by AIS-APM&R team and associated tasks.
Some of the experience expected to be gained in this role includes:
- A basic level understanding of business/technology risk leveraging NIST cybersecurity framework and lifecycle (Identify, Protect, Detect, Respond, and Recover).
- Knowledge in monitoring and review of technology controls that mitigate those risks at an introductory level leveraging ISO/IEC 27000 series Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) cycles.
- Mentored and encouraged to keep up-to date with the latest technologies and potential cyber-threats.
You will have the opportunity to work alongside seasoned Security Governance professionals in providing security guidance to customers within our organization to include:
- Compliance Assessment & Classification support (Enterprise Standards and Policy).
- Compliance program support (PCI, HIPAA, SOX, SEC / GLBA),
- General consulting (security policy, enterprise standards, supporting documents).
- Pursuing at minimum a Bachelors degree with a focus in information assurance, mathematics, or related field.
- Excellent oral and written communications skills.
- Ability to work in a team environment and the ability to listen well and work with others.
- Strong commitment to continuous learning.
- Attention to detail
- Expected start date May/June 2018
Work Life at Allstate
At Allstate, we inspire a working culture that encourages teamwork and collaboration. With the flexibility in work schedules, we value work life balance. We thrive on developing our employee's professional growth with the different opportunities to rotate into and learn new things, along with new technology.
We are insurance. We are financial services. We are also so much more. We are lawyers, writers, web developers, accountants, building engineers, application developers, project managers and human resource specialists. We are creative, driven, passionate, fearless and curious. Our unique culture of inclusion helps us maximize innovation and creativity. We believe that welcoming differing ideas, cultures and backgrounds gives us a competitive advantage in a diverse, global marketplace. At Allstate, it's our differences that drive our success — as individuals and as a company. We celebrate creative problem-solving as we work together to make a difference in our communities. We believe in providing the very best tools and resources available to help keep our customers — and our employees — in Good Hands®.
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The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.
As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that's just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you'll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.
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