Technical Writing Part-Time Internship at Cylance
California, US
Home Office - California | R00520

WHO WE ARE
Cylance is one of the fastest growing companies in the history of cybersecurity. By successfully applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to crack the DNA of malware, Cylance has redefined the endpoint protection market, garnered acclaim from industry analysts and won numerous awards including “Best Emerging Vendor” from SC Magazine. If you have the passion and desire to disrupt industries, protect the world from cyberattacks, and be at the forefront of a revolutionary new technology, we want you to join us!
THE POSITION
The Cylance Consulting team is seeking a long-term Technical Writing Intern to assist Engagement Managers in proofreading and editing sensitive clientele reports. The Engagement Managers are spread throughout the United States, so job duties will be executed remotely, making this the perfect part-time job for any college student! This is truly an exciting opportunity to break into the cybersecurity industry!
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Collaborate with Engagement Managers to ensure Threat Reports are professional and without errors
Proofread and edit reports ranging from 20-60 pages long
Maintain a level of professionalism when directly handling the literature
Ensure all assignments are completed by the given deadline
Maintain strict confidentiality when handling reports
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
In progress of pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism, or similar major
Excellent verbal and written communication a must!
Advanced writing and grammar skills
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite – Particularly Microsoft Word
A passion for reading, editing, and attention to detail
Desire to uphold the reputation of Engagement Managers and Cylance as a brand
Flexible and adaptable self-starter with strong relationship-building skills
Collaborative and team-oriented attitude
Effective problem-solving capabilities
Takes initiative and approaches each situation proactively
Intellectual curiosity, humility, accountability and positive approach
Requires the ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort
ABOVE AND BEYOND
Experience using Outlook and Box
Any experience with spelling and grammar software
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU TO APPLY
Current resume
Cover letter/summary expressing:
Why you are interested in working at Cylance
The skills, strengths and expertise you will contribute to our diverse team of extraordinary talent and humble hearts
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In addition to medical, dental, vision and 401(K), we offer other great benefits and a slew of perks such as casual dress attire, plethora of employer-sponsored food and snack items, toll road/public transportation subsidy, gym membership discount, etc. We’re proud to have been named one of the “Best Places to Work in Orange County” by the OC Business Journal.
Cylance Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.