Intern - Information Security: Governance and Risk Management

Location: Dedham, Massachusetts US


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 209648

Position Title: Intern-Engineering (II)

External Description:

Our Company

With all the expenditures made in analytics, it’s time to stop buying into partial solutions that overpromise and underdeliver. It’s time to invest in answers. Only Teradata leverages all of the data, all of the time, so customers can analyze anything, deploy anywhere, and deliver analytics that matter most to them. And we do it on-premises, in the Cloud, or anywhere in between, throughout the world. We call this pervasive data intelligence. It’s the new way we transform how businesses work and people live through the power of data.

Our summer internship program lasts 10-12 weeks beginning in May/June and ending in August/September. Fast-paced, flexible, fun. The Teradata culture isn’t just about one kind of person. So many individuals make up who we are, making us that much more unique. It’s what sets apart the dynamic, diverse and collaborative environment that is Teradata.

Teradata is where cutting-edge innovations in cloud data management turn into business value. Our outstanding team of software architects and engineers work together to understand and advance emerging technologies to produce the next wave of big data analytic cloud solutions. The backbone of Teradata is its Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) architecture that runs on-premises and in hybrid clouds to manage and optimize sophisticated workloads.

Our Team

An integral part of offering data driven software is to provide Customers with assurance that information security and privacy controls exist and are operating effectively.  Our team reviews the security terms of contracts, interacts with all Customers through security questionnaires and audits, and performs oversight and monitoring functions to support our Customer facing security audits.

Your Opportunity

  • Document information security requirements and management controls information security and cybersecurity frameworks
  • Develop control test scripts and document audit artifacts
  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders.
  • Perform benchmarks in various systems
  • Work effectively in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment


  • Must be enrolled in a BS/MS/PhD degree program in Risk Management, Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, or other relevant discipline.  Note the emphasis will be on compliance and risk management of Teradata’s information security program
  • A general understanding of cloud security risks and controls
  • Familiarity with Information Security and Privacy requirements
  • Passionate, self-motivated, and team-oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher

CountryEEOText_Description: Teradata invites all identities and backgrounds in the workplace. We work with deliberation and intent to ensure we are cultivating collaboration and inclusivity across our global organization. ​ We are proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, ancestry, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, military and veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Intern - Information Security: Governance and Risk Management

Job Category: College & Interns

Company Profile:

We’re conducting virtual interviews to keep our candidates and employees safe. Many roles will be temporarily remote or work from home, while others will remain remote. Read more on our response here: Teradata Response to COVID-19.

Teradata helps businesses unlock value by turning data into their greatest asset.  We’re the cloud data analytics platform company, built for a hybrid multi-cloud reality, solving the world's most complex data challenges at scale. Collectively, we endeavor to serve equal parts innovator and contributor. Because our mission isn’t just about the collection of data – it’s about revolutionizing the future of transportation to save lives, optimizing energy costs to make the planet a cleaner place, and using data to predict and identify cancer risks.

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