2023 Intern: Research Security and Privacy
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Your Role and Responsibilities
Start and end dates for this Internship are during Summer 2023 (3 months).
Candidates must be willing to work in Yorktown Heights, NY. In the Security Research department at the T. J. Watson Research Center, we conduct fundamental and applied research in all aspects of Cryptography, Security, and Privacy. We are building new and innovative technologies in Secure Multiparty Computation, Confidential Computing, Data Security and Privacy, Software Security, Adversarial Machine Learning, Cybersecurity Analytics, Cloud Computing and Virtualization Security, Ethical Hacking, and more.
We are seeking a brilliant candidate who is looking for real-world research experience at an industrial research lab to assist on our ongoing research projects. We value research skills, innovation, demonstrated systems intuition, systems building experience and a proven desire to implement one’s own ideas.
You will advance fundamental science and publish in top-tier journals and conferences. You will also help conceive and build the next generation of innovative solutions to address real-world security challenges.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
- System building/debugging/testing skills and software engineering practices
- Building cloud applications experience
- AI and/or Machine Learning techniques and toolkits
- Systems and software security experience
- Experience publishing scientific results in top tier Research Security Conferences
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
IBM Research is the organic growth engine of IBM and an innovation engine for our customers and partners. As part of this mission, IBM Research anticipates and examines ‘What’s Next in Computing’ to ultimately create and integrate the technologies the world relies upon to solve big challenges and unlock new opportunities. We create and pioneer new markets for IBM, our partners and customers as exemplified in our ongoing quest to reach practical and large-scale quantum computing. Across IBM Research, we realize the power and potential to accelerate discovery with our partners and clients by combining the power of high performance computing, AI, and Quantum, all integrated through the hybrid cloud.
This job requires you to provide your COVID-19 vaccination status with supporting documentation, where legally permissible.
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Supplemental 1 employees may be eligible for paid holidays, paid sick time and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
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