Security Engineering Summer Intern

The Credit Karma Summer Intern Program is a 10-week paid internship program located in San Francisco, CA. During your internship, you will be integrated into a team where you will work on various projects to help Credit Karma fulfill its mission to make financial progress possible for everyone. Interns will have the opportunity to participate in weekly cohort meetings, team outings and events, and engage in discussions with Credit Karma leadership. If you want to be in a true learning environment and are eager to make an impact in your next internship, this is the place to be!

Join the Security Engineering team!

Security is of paramount importance Credit Karma. We help millions of people better manage their credit. Safeguarding their sensitive information is critical to our continued success. From the CEO down to each individual developer, everyone views security as a personal responsibility.  As a Security Intern, you will have a unique opportunity to create a customized program to rotate between and contribute to several different teams who directly enable Credit Karma’s security programs. 

As an intern, you will:

  • Research and evaluate new attacks and threats as they relate to Credit Karma.
  • Perform security testing against our website, mobile app and backend services. Investigate and prevent fraud, abuse and cyber crime through technological innovation.
  • Improve automated systems, find fraud in large sets of data, and develop scripts to improve our metrics and visibility.  
  • Learn and use security-related tools to help protect Credit Karma’s millions of members.
  • Manage and report risks and metrics to teams of software, hardware, and infrastructure engineers.

What we expect:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or similar discipline.
  • You’re fascinated by information security, cyber security, or technical risk management.
  • You already have some technical depth in a few of the following areas: LAMP stack, Node.js, Scala/Java, iOS, Android OS, Windows Mobile, web services, SQL, Python scripting, Linux, setting up networks, penetration testing, and/or big data analytics.
  • You have a fun and positive attitude, and like working in teams who will challenge you to excel!

Meet Some of Credit Karma's Employees

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