Education Horizons - Cybersecurity Intern

Perth, WA

About Us 

 

Education Horizons is a leading Australian EdTech provider that provides K-12 schools with integrated, end-to-end teaching, learning, and school management software solutions. Our solutions support students, parents/guardians, staff, and the broader school community globally. 

 

 

Role Responsibilities 

 

  • Acts as an SME in the application security space 
  • Partners with engineering and product teams to ensure adequate consideration of modern application security techniques at all stages of the product pipeline
  • Keeps track of vulnerabilities and threats
  • Conducts risk analysis in collaboration with the Head of Information Security and other key stakeholders
  • Contributes to security and related policies
  • Manage DAST program across multiple products
  • Perform CIS benchmarking and remediation across cloud estate  

 

 

 

Required skills/knowledge 

 

  • A keen interest in App Sec, Pen Testing, and ethical hacking
  • Understanding of modern application security practices, SAST, DAST, SCA, API testing
  • A good understanding of security standards such as OWASP, NIST, CIS, and the Essential 8
  • Knowledge of key web application risks (XSS, CORS, Outdate libraries, SQL Injection, HSTS, etc)
  • Ability to perform analysis of security risks and develop mitigation strategies
  • Understanding of incident management, including security incidents 

 

 

Desired Skills 

 

  • User empathy for finding hidden use cases and facilitating collaboration between the teams
  • Proven ability to communicate technical issues with non-technical and non-security focused people 
  • Ability to prioritise competing work priorities
  • Ability to research complex technical solutions 

 

 

Qualifications 

 

Must be working towards an Australian Computer Science Degree, preferably majoring in Cybersecurity. 

 

 

This role amounts to $34,000 tax-free for an Undergraduate working full-time for six months.



For more details contact Sarah Maiden:

Email: Sarah.Maiden@acsfoundation.com.au
Phone: 0401 317 879 Apply now

If you are having problems applying, please send an email to Sarah.Maiden@acsfoundation.com.au

About

  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company

    Education Horizons

  • Scholarship Amount

    $34000

  • Undergrad or Postgrad

    Undergraduate

  • Length

    6 months

  • Working hours

    Full time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident

  • Application closing date

    19-Aug-2022

  • Expected start date

    29-Aug-2022

  • Location

    Perth, WA