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Edwards Lifesciences Software Quality Intern – Cybersecurity in Irvine, California

As a Software Quality Intern in Cybersecurity, you will actively participate in identifying and assessing cybersecurity risks for various Edwards software product monitoring platforms, establishing cybersecurity metrics, and converting manual processes into electronic solution processes. In addition to this, the candidate will be responsible for collaborating cross-functionally with multiple stakeholders (R&D, Marketing, Clinical, Regulatory Affairs, etc.) to ensure directives are successfully met.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in and/or facilitate the cybersecurity risk assessment process

  • Have a basic understanding of cybersecurity risks and their relationship to the overall Edwards Software Development and Product Lifecycle

  • Establish cybersecurity Quality metrics based on penetration test results and SAST/SCA reports

  • Update and/or create cybersecurity instructions, templates, and product cybersecurity documentation as needed

  • Partner with Product Security team to evaluate risk mitigations and recommend improvements during Software Design and Development

  • Support other initiatives, such as reporting cybersecurity risks to management and other relevant activities as needed

Additional Skills:

  • Basic MS Office Suite skills

  • Basic documentation, communication (e.g., written and verbal), and interpersonal relationship skills

  • Good problem-solving, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels

  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be able to work in a team environment

  • Ability to build stable working relationships internally and externally through collaboration with team members and stakeholders

  • Ability to be proactive and have a positive attitude

  • Ability to prioritize work independently based on business impact and urgency

  • Good attention to detail

  • Strong time management skills and ability to assess urgency and prioritize tasks

  • Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Education and Experience:

Must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Information Technology (strong preference for Cybersecurity or Networking Technology disciplines, but not required)


To qualify for internship opportunities, candidates must be:

  • Enrolled in an accredited 4-year University

  • Enrolled a Bachelor’s or Master’s program for the entire duration of their internship, graduating December 2021 or later. Upon graduating, students are no longer eligible for an internship at Edwards.

  • Available for an assignment for a minimum of 10 weeks.

  • In good scholastic standing (3.0+ GPA or equivalent).

  • Must not require company sponsorship for an employment-based visa now or in the future.

Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.