PayPal Tech & Security Compliance intern in Scottsdale, Arizona
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.
PayPal is looking for talented, team-oriented, undergraduate students with 2 years of hands-on or educational experience, and interest in at least three of the following areas
Technology or Security Governance
Technology or Security Strategy
Python, Java, Ruby, Go, C, or related development experience
Linux and/or Windows administration
Software fundamentals including software design, algorithm development, code modularity, and maintainability
While our project assignments vary, all interns will be embedded in a team, and with the guidance of an individual internship mentor, can expect to:
Engage with their internship mentor to craft a Technology or Information Security Oversight related project that is interesting to the intern and has significant value for PayPal, and potentially the wider technology ecosystem
Engage Technology, Information Security and business teams to understand context, research needs, develop insights and get buy in to their project
Develop and document a set of deliverables that meet the goal of the project
Pitch their project or research findings to Technology and Information Security leaders
What you will learn:
Real world experience of how to be successful in a business context.
The state of Technology and Information Security in today’s world.
Technology and Information Security knowledge, skills, and capabilities.
Verbal and written communication within a large business.
What we are looking for:
Junior or Senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Information Systems, Engineering or related degree.
Coursework must include information security or governance. Computer science fundamentals, programming languages, and related technical studies are pre-requisites.
Must be a self-starter and be able to manage their own project.
Strong analytical skills along with necessary communication skills necessary to document the processes and actions taken to complete each assignment.
Ability to work well within a team environment and an interest in deepening knowledge of information security principles.
Demonstrated abilities to comprehend, discuss and apply concepts and theories within both overall Information Technology and Information Security fields.
We are a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.
We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.