IT Intern in Basking Ridge, NJ at DSI

Date Posted: 6/4/2020

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Job Description

Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

With over 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with a Competitive Advantage in Oncology,” Daiichi Sankyo research and development is primarily focused on bringing forth novel therapies in oncology, including immuno-oncology, with additional focus on new horizon areas, such as pain management, neurodegenerative diseases, heart and kidney diseases, and other rare diseases.

Job Summary:

Daiichi Sankyo is seeking a year round IT Intern to work for approximately 20 hours per week. The ideal candidate will be able to plan, organize and communicate well; be results-driven and have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects. Ability to work independently is necessary for success, along with working collaboratively with all levels of the IT team and cross-functional business leaders.

Key skills required for the assignment are the ability to generate ideas, analyze an issue, problem-solve; and demonstrate learning agility and innovate thinking.

Responsibilities:

This internship will support multiple projects in IT Risk & Security Governance. Partnering with team members, the intern will gain experience and be assigned projects that include the following:
  • Review alerts to determine impact to systems and employees and perform response tasks
  • Perform analysis of a variety of data sets to investigate potentially malicious activity
  • Review threat material to determine impact and actions
  • Work closely with IT staff to work active incidents through to closure
  • Review daily reports of phishing emails/locked accounts/potentially malicious activity
Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Education/Experience:

Qualified candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program (Junior or Senior) with coursework or have a strong background in the fields of Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Systems (or related fields).

Prior experience in a corporate business environment is a plus. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and time management skills are essential.

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.