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Technology Development Program - Cybersecurity

Date: Sep 17, 2022

Location: CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013

Company: Grainger Businesses

About Grainger:

Grainger is a leading broad line distributor with operations primarily in North America, Japan, and the United Kingdom. We achieve our purpose, We Keep the World Working®, by serving more than 4.5 million customers with a wide range of products that keep their operations running and their people safe. Grainger also delivers services and solutions, such as technical support and inventory management, to save customers time and money.

We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. As one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, we have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way with Grainger today.

Position Details:

The GTG (Grainger Technology Group) Development Program (GDP) is a comprehensive rotational program that enables team members to gain experience across varied tech stacks and teams. As a security team member, you will participate in two 6-8-month rotations, which will provide an exposure to a variety of teams and leaders in essential areas within the Grainger Information Security Group. GDP team members have development, training, networking, and experiential learning opportunities that are unparalleled to other entry level positions.

You will report to a manager in Grainger Technology Group.

You Will:

You will have the opportunity to be involved in a variety of security disciplines including Security Operations, Security Engineering, Security Architecture, Threat and Vulnerability Management, Security Awareness, GRC, and more. As a team member you will have a chance to:

  • Protect Grainger computer systems from internal and external threats
  • Monitor Grainger environment for signs of compromise and respond to suspicious events
  • Automate manual processes to make Grainger Information Security Group faster and more effective
  • Participate in reviews of designs and proposals for cyber risk
  • Record and manage cybersecurity risk mitigation
  • Scan Grainger environment for vulnerabilities and manage their remediation
  • Help your colleagues become more resilient to cyber threats
  • Seek leadership experiences
  • Flexibility to work in an environment of constant change
  • Communicate with appropriate team members, document processes, and make technical recommendations
  • Use infrastructure tooling to provision resources and monitor essential platforms

You Have:

  • Previous internship/work experience
  • Solid information security fundamentals, understanding of scripting, systems design, and security framework concepts
  • Four-year degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Expected graduation with a Bachelor's degree between Winter 2022 – Spring 2023
  • Does not require sponsorship

Rewards and Benefits:

With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year
  • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period
  • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement
  • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical and social wellbeing programs

DEI Statement

Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.