Product Security Intern
TraceLink’s software solutions and Opus Platform help the pharmaceutical industry digitize their supply chain and enable greater compliance, visibility, and decision making. It reduces disruption to the supply of medicines to patients who need them, anywhere in the world.
Founded in 2009 with the simple mission of protecting patients, today Tracelink has 8 offices, over 800 employees and more than 1300 customers in over 60 countries around the world. Our expanding product suite continues to protect patients and now also enhances multi-enterprise collaboration through innovative new applications such as MINT.
Tracelink is recognized as an industry leader by Gartner and IDC, and for having a great company culture by Comparably.
As part of the Security team, the Product Security Intern will help support and advance the security of TraceLink’s applications. Working closely with the Product Security team, this role will improve security integration throughout the software development lifecycle. This includes activities such as supporting application security tools, developing and using applications to automate security tasks, and investigating findings from tools.
Learn and apply new concepts and best practices in Application Security
Build features and maintain team-developed application security tools
Research secure coding best practices for company-relevant programming languages
Update and maintain secure coding standards and other security knowledge base
Analyze data provided to the Product Security team for reported issues
Perform security testing activities during assessment periods of TraceLink products
Review source code pull requests for security-related considerations
Triage security issues reported through tooling or disclosure communications
Create documentation, reports, and follow-up tasks from team exercises
Support efforts where needed for Product Security initiatives
Work in an agile process; maintaining assigned stories and providing regular updates
Skills and Requirements:
Working towards a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Systems Security, or a related field
Familiarity with the OWASP Top 10
Java coding experience
Willingness to learn and apply best security practices
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with the Spring Boot framework
Familiarity with MVC architecture
A hacker's mindset
TraceLink is headquartered in Wilmington, MA.
The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.
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