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Sony Electronics, Inc | Herndon, VA
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Job Description

Sony Corporation of America, located in New York, NY, is the U.S. headquarters of Sony Corporation, based in Tokyo, Japan. Sony's principal U.S. businesses include Sony Electronics Inc., Sony Mobile Communications (USA) Inc., Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC., Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Sony Music Entertainment, and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC. With some 900 million Sony devices in hands and homes worldwide today, a vast array of Sony movies, television shows and music, and the PlayStation Network, Sony creates and delivers more entertainment experiences to more people than anyone else on earth.

Position Summary:

Sony Corporation of America (SCA), is seeking an Intern, Security Architecture to join the Global Information Security & Privacy (GIS&P) organization in Herndon, VA for the 2019 summer internship program. This position will be a part of the Security Engineering (SE) team responsible for establishing a unified enterprise security architecture to secure Sony's information assets, services, and the products that depend on them, building trust with customers and stakeholders, and protecting the privacy of Sony's customers and employees. The intern will have the opportunity to directly contribute and assist with projects associated with cloud-based applications, across all types including: Infrastructure, Platform, and Software as a Service (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS), an enterprise-wide email security architecture, and global data architecture programs. This position is for those interested in pursuing a career in cyber security, security architecture, and security engineering on a global scale.

The GIS&P summer internship program runs for twelve weeks beginning in May and ending in August. Our program is designed to provide skills, knowledge, and hands-on work experience in the information security and privacy industry, supporting the personal growth of our interns as well as Sony business results. This role is a fulltime, paid internship.


* Assist with implementing Security Architecture methodologies in areas of network, cloud, endpoint and email
* Assist in the development and design of security best practices
* Assist with implementation of security principles across the organization in order to meet business goals along with customer and regulatory requirements
* Assist with documenting the current state and ideal state of Security Reference Architecture
* Support development and refinement of global information security technical standards, guidelines, and training
* Research and assess emerging technologies, industry standards, regulations and threats


* Meets one or more of the following requirements:
* Currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program
* Currently enrolled in a technical or certificate program
* Recent graduate of a degree-seeking or technical program, within one year of completion

* Preferred education in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Security or Information Assurance, or related field with strong academic performance
* Knowledge of security protocols and frameworks including PKI, SAML, OAuth, TLS, IPSec, VPN
* Knowledge of cloud-based infrastructure and platforms including but not limited to: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and/or Microsoft Azure
* Knowledge of security toolsets including key management systems, firewalls, multi-factor authentication, intrusion detection systems
* Broad knowledge across multiple domains including web applications, database technologies, server applications, storage applications, and/or hardware engineering preferred
* Detail-oriented, with the ability to multitask and quickly apply new concepts to accomplish assignments
* Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills
* Proficient in Microsoft Office
* Previous experience through work or internship preferred
* All candidates must be authorized to work in the USA

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.