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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 Operations to join the Global Information Security & Privacy (GIS&P) organization located in Herndon, VA for the 2019 summer internship program. This position will assist the Mission Support team within the Global Security Incident Response Team (GSIRT) in providing design, implementation, and 24x7 support of the technology infrastructure that supports a global incident response team responsible for incident response operations, analysis and coordination, and forensics. The Mission Support team is a pivotal part of Sony's program to secure its information assets, services, and the products that depend on them, building trust with customers and stakeholders and protecting the privacy of Sony's customers. This position is for those interested in pursuing a career in cyber security or system administration 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.


* Provide support of security infrastructure including SIEM, network and system forensic solutions, malware detection, IDS/IPS and other detection and monitoring solutions
* Provide day-to-day operations support for the incident response infrastructure
* Support Mission Support team in ad-hoc projects
* Provide desktop/server support and configuration for the Global Security Team


* 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, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or related field
* Strong organizational skills
* 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.