Cyber Security - Corporate Internship

Posted on Sept. 7, 2023 by InternPlug

  • Seattle, United States of America
  • Paid
  • Full time
  • Other
  • 1 Vacancy

Job Description

Job Description

Nordstrom is a leading fashion retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle. Today Nordstrom operates 354 stores in 40 states, including 100 full-line stores in the United States and Canada; 247 Nordstrom Rack stores; two clearance stores; and five Nordstrom Local service hubs. Customers are served online through,,, and The Nordstrom technology team designs, developments and deploys technology solutions across a broad range of store and online services. To serve customers on their terms, Nordstrom is constantly looking at ways technology can support the evolution of the customer experience.

We are committed to building teams that reflect the diversity of our customers and active inclusion is core to how Nordstrom wins. We’re an equal opportunity employer and encourage individuals from underrepresented backgrounds to apply. The ideal candidate is a self-starter and strong technical contributor who is always looking for new opportunities to apply stats and machine leaning to solve business problems. The individual should be highly curious about the business and possess the skills to unlock rich, nuanced insights from complicated data and communicate those insights in a way that drives positive business outcomes.


We create an inspiring work environment that enables talented people to develop new experiences that delight both our online and in-store customers. Our Technology division works in partnership with other areas of the company to develop and support the business systems used throughout Nordstrom.
As a Nordstrom Cyber Security Intern, you’ll play a dual role — dedicated student and valued team member.

As an intern you will…

  • Contribute to a more secure environment for Nordstrom
  • Get hands on experience working alongside seasoned members of our security teams
  • Be exposed to a wide variety of technologies
  • Work on real-world projects with milestones, deliverables and deadlines

Depending on team placement, you may…

  • Help administer Security Policy across multiple technologies
  • Assist in applying Security requirements to support business outcomes
  • Assist in the implementation and maintenance of security technologies such as Palo Alto firewalls
  • Automate new and existing security tools and processes
  • Work side by side with security engineers performing penetration tests across our environment
  • Research and explain risks with real-world threats
  • Assist with data loss prevention and store recording technologies

Youll own this if you…

  • Are a passionate, curious and innovative student currently working towards a security-focused degree or related field
  • Build software and systems, with a focus on building self-service platforms for internal teams
  • Have exposure to security tools and/or programming/scripting languages such as Python or PowerShell
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment thanks to your curiosity, organizational skills and ability to quickly learn new processes and procedures
  • Have Excellent written and verbal communication skills including technical writing
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate with all levels in the organization
  • Experience working in a metrics driven environment is a plus
  • Prior experience working with AWS or other cloud technologies is a plus

What’s next? We’re glad you asked…

The summer internship program is 10 weeks and will take place in Seattle, Washington. Housing will be provided for the duration of the internship. We anticipate hiring decisions being made by November 2023

We’ve got you covered…

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away
  • Life Insurance and Disability
  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

A few more important points...

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at

© 2022 Nordstrom, Inc

Current Nordstrom employees: To apply, log into Workday, click the Careers button and then click Find Jobs.

Pay Range Details

The pay range(s) below are provided in compliance with state specific laws. Pay ranges may be different in other locations.

Seattle, WA: $44.25/hr

This position may be eligible for performance-based incentives/bonuses. Benefits include 401k, medical/vision/dental/life/disability insurance options, PTO accruals, Holidays, and more. Eligibility requirements may apply based on location, job level, classification, and length of employment. Learn more in the Nordstrom Benefits Overview by copying and pasting the following URL into your browser:

Advertised until:
Oct. 7, 2023

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