2018 - Summer - RAS Security and Privacy Intern

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Position Description

We are currently looking for Consulting Interns for our
Security and Privacy risk advisory practice. 
The candidate will work with teams of security and privacy staff in a
wide variety of systems environments. 
Our Security and Privacy Risk Advisory Services team serves the
Information Security and Data Privacy related needs of our clients. This team
assists clients with selecting, improving, controlling, securing, managing and
monitoring the appropriate systems to address their information needs.  We serve a diverse base of clients in a
variety of industries, and understanding how technology impacts the operation
and growth of organizations is what we do best.

and Privacy Interns provide quality consulting services to the Firm's clients
by performing the duties and responsibilities listed below in an efficient and
effective manner.

Examples of Responsibilities Include:

Assess security of client networks, hosts, and

Determine technical, business impact and
likelihood of identified security issues and provide remediation guidance to

Perform analysis and testing to verify the
strengths and weaknesses of mobile and web applications and web services (SOAP,

Perform Internet penetration testing using
blackbox and whitebox methodologies

Review application code, system configurations
and device configurations using manual and automated techniques

Measure and report clients’ compliance with
established industry or government requirements

Work with RSM consulting professionals with a
variety of credentials including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified
Information Systems Security Professionals® (CISSP®); Certified Information
Systems Auditor® (CISA®) and Certified Information Security Manager® (CISM®)




Pursuing B.A. or B.S. degree or
equivalent from an accredited university by the time employment commences

Major in Computer Science,
Information Technology, Information Systems Management, Information Security or
other similar degrees

Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred

Travel to
assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to
arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations

Technical background in computer science and
related fields

Strong knowledge 
of computer network technologies, protocols and topologies

Software development, programming and/or
scripting experience (Perl, Python, C, Java, PHP, ASP, etc.)

The ability to interpret and convey technical
information through written and oral communications to all levels of technical
aptitude, including senior management

High degree of integrity and confidentiality, as
well as ability to adhere to company policies and best practices

Possess a strong internal drive and motivation
for continuous improvement




Practical hands-on or lab experience with IT
infrastructure components such as servers, firewalls, IDS systems and other
network infrastructure components

Practical hands-on or lab experience  with security applications, such as a
AppScan, Metasploit, BurbSuite, Nessus, Social Engineering Toolkit, Kali Linux,
etc., or other commercial and public domain security tools

Operating system configuration and security
experience (HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, AIX, etc.)

Configuration and security experience with web
servers and web applications (Apache HTTP/Tomcat, Microsoft IIS, Sun One,
Oracle iPlanet, IBM WebSphere, etc.)

Database Configuration and Security experience
(MySQL, Microsoft SQL, IBM DB2, Sybase, Oracle, etc.)

Familiar with security testing techniques such
as network discovery, port and service identification, vulnerability scanning,
network sniffing, fuzzing, penetration testing, configuration reviews, firewall
rule reviews, social engineering, wireless penetration testing and password

You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood.

RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Job ID req4149
Line of Business: Consulting Services
SubFunction: RAS Security, Privacy & Risk
Job Type: Full Time
Req #: req4149
Location: 1861 International Drive, Suite 400, McLean, VA US
Region: Southeast Region
Job Category: Business Consulting/Technology
Employment Type: Campus Intern
Degree Required: Bachelor
Travel: No
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