Ingredion Incorporated Information Security Intern (Spring 2019) in IL, United States

The Global Information Security team is looking for a highly motivated and dynamic college student to join the organization for an internship during the spring of 2019. As a Global Information Security Intern, you will gain experience working on Ingredion’s Global Information Security team, contributing to the Data Loss Prevention project.

As a Global Information Security Intern, your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the Data Loss Prevention Project Manager with coordinating project management tasks and due dates

  • Providing project updates to the Global Information Security Director

  • Working with the endpoint, network, infrastructure and service desk teams on the Data Loss Prevention project-related tasks

  • Assisting with fine-tuning Data Loss Prevention policies and notifications within the platform (Forcepoint)

  • Working with the Data Loss Prevention steering committee in order to determine workflows for alerting and escalations

The Global Information Security Intern is well suited for you if you:

  • Have an interest in learning about cyber security and IT Risk management

  • Are organized, detailed and serviced oriented

  • Set, prioritize and enable the achievement of ambitious project goals

  • Build relationships with key decision-makers and internal stakeholders

  • Are self-motivated and results-driven

  • Are a creative problem solver

  • Are technically proficient and utilize technology in creative problem solving ways

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Progress towards a Bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Business Administration, MIS, Cyber Security or a related field

  • Candidates must have a GPA of at least 3.0/4.0

  • Ability to work 20hrs per week during the internship term

  • Basic exposure to information systems

  • Ability to work methodically and is detail-oriented

  • Good communication skills (both oral and written)

  • Good analytical skills

To be eligible for consideration, candidates must:

  • Currently possess unrestricted authorization to work in the United States. Ingredion does not intend to sponsor work visas with respect to this position or to provide this position as OPT or CPT.

  • Be a currently enrolled student in a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Program. If currently enrolled in an undergrad status, must have completed at least two years of coursework with status as a sophomore, junior or non-graduating senior.

  • If you have completed your degree, please consider other opportunities with Ingredion, posted at www.ingredion.com/careers.

As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offer great careers across various functions. If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. Successful: Grow with a leader. Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance. Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values. We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business. Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do. Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.

Relocation Available:

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Ingredion Incorporated is a leading global ingredient solutions provider to the food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries. Headquartered in Westchester, Illinois, USA, we turn grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant materials into value-added ingredients and biomaterial solutions. With more than 11,000 employees around the world, our ingredients make crackers crunchy, yogurts creamy, candy sweet, paper stronger and add fiber to nutrition bars.

If you are curious, confident, and believe in the power of game-changing ideas, we want you to make us part of your career formula. 

What is the formula for a winning career?

It starts with joining a thought leader, innovator and true high performer, grounded in values and driven to innovate and advance.  As a Fortune 500 global provider of ingredient solutions, Ingredion offers great careers across various functions—corporate, scientific, engineering and operations, sales and technical service, marketing and more. 

Successful: Grow with a leader.  Ingredion is FORTUNE 500 company with consistently strong financial performance.

Responsible: Thrive with an organization that lives its values.  We drive relentlessly toward sustainable practices and responsible operations wherever we do business.

Meaningful: Be proud of where you work and what you do.  Ingredion enables innovation in foods, beverages and consumer products that touch lives around the world.