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IT Intern

Want to join us on our exciting journey?

Volvo Cars is on an exciting journey, redefining the automotive experience by innovating to make people’s lives less complicated. We offer you a once-in-a-lifetime chance to make an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference.


IT Intern – Digital Cybersecurity


Job Summary:

We are looking for an enthusiastic technology intern to join our Digital and Online Experience (D&OX) team.  As an intern, you will work alongside our Digital Cybersecurity staff on a wide array of technology disciplines – web and mobile application security and privacy-by design, account administration, network & computer operations, and product vulnerability management. 


The intern will gain hands-on experience on how to deliver pragmatic yet strategic cybersecurity services to our company and a safe and secure digital product experience to Volvo Cars retailers and customers.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • With direction from the Americas Information Security Officer (ISO) and staff, complete daily tasks and assignments.
  • Assist in reviewing the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems and implementing data protection controls.
  • Participate in D&OX product team and business partner engagements including product security architecture, risk, and business continuity assessments.
  • Review application and operational vulnerability/penetration tests and assist with vulnerability remediation efforts.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and departments to help with their cybersecurity needs.
  • Assist with documentation of cybersecurity-related policies and procedures.



  • In pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, elated field or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • Strong problem-solving, communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong desire to learn along with professional business acumen.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office product suite – Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Analyses, designs, plans, executes, and evaluates work to time, cost and quality targets.
  • Must be able to work in a confidential environment and with sensitive materials.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.
  • Past experience from internships, part-time employment, volunteer work, or military service a plus.


In order to be considered for this program, you need to be currently enrolled in a related Undergraduate degree program as a rising, Junior, Senior or anticipate graduating within the calendar year. Program is set to begin early June 2023.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

Mahwah, NJ, US

Job requisition ID:  63787

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