IT Intern

Job Posted 6/5/2024
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Pleasanton, CA
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

We are looking for an IT Intern to join our team in Hercules, CA. This is a unique opportunity to work with our Information Technology business unit and gain practical experience in the rapidly growing field of cybersecurity. As an IT Intern, you will be assigned project-focused opportunities and work alongside our professional team to make a real impact. 


As a Cybersecurity Intern, you will:

  • Be assigned project-focused opportunities to work alongside our professional team.

  • Have hands-on opportunity to gain practical experience in the fast-paced and ever-evolving cybersecurity industry.

  • Collaborate with team members and internal business partners of various levels from across the organization to ensure business requirements are met without compromising security.

  • Monitor, identify, and report security vulnerabilities.

  • Engage in scripting, coding, and task automation to streamline security processes.

  • Contribute to the creation and refinement of documentation for policies and operating procedures.

How You’ll Make An Impact: 

  • Assist in identifying and mitigating security vulnerabilities. 

  • Support the implementation and maintenance of security protocols and policies. 

  • Participate in cloud security assessments. 

  • Participate in incident response efforts.

What You Bring: 

  • Education: Rising Junior or Senior or recent graduate at a 4-year college/university with 3.0 GPA in Cybersecurity field 

  • Work Experience: none 

  • Good understanding of the fundamentals of cyber security 

  • Working knowledge of MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) 

  • The ability to work independently within departmental policies and guidelines 

  • Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills

Total Rewards Package: At Bio-Rad, we’re empowered by our purpose and recognize that our employees are as well. That’s why we offer a competitive and comprehensive Total Rewards Program that provides value, quality, and inclusivity while satisfying the diverse needs of our evolving workforce. Bio-Rad's robust offerings serve to enrich the overall health, wealth, and wellbeing of our employees and their families through the various stages of an employee’s work and life cycle. 


Benefits: We’re proud to offer a variety of options, including competitive medical plans for you and your family, free HSA funds, a new fertility offering with stipend, group life and disability, paid parental leave, 401k plus profit sharing, an employee stock purchase program, a new upgraded and streamlined mental health platform, extensive learning and development opportunities, education benefits, student debt relief program, pet insurance, wellness challenges and support, paid time off, Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s), and more!


Compensation: The estimated hourly range for this position is $25 at the time of posting. Actual compensation will be provided in writing at the time of offer, if applicable, and is based on several factors we believe fairly and accurately impact compensation, including geographic location, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other job permitted factors. 


Who We Are: For 70 years, Bio-Rad has focused on advancing the discovery process and transforming the fields of science and healthcare. As one of the top five life science companies, we are a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad range of high-quality research and clinical diagnostic products. We help people everywhere live longer, healthier lives. Recently voted a Best Place to Work, Bio-Rad offers a unique employee experience with collaborative teams that span the globe. Here, you are supported by leadership to build your career and are empowered to drive change that makes an impact you can see.


EEO Statement: Bio-Rad is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds. Veterans, people with physical or mental disabilities, and people of all race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin and citizenship status are encouraged to apply.


Agency Non-Solicitation: Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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Legal Entity: (USA_1000)Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.