Intern - Security Technology in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 4/23/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you looking to start an exciting career in Security Technology with an esteemed media company? Come join our Internship Program at Cox Media Group!

CMG is a well-respected, premium media company with a proud history, a dynamic future and fast-paced environment. We are a start-up built on a 100-year legacy with dominant media brands, award-winning content, and the best-in-class team and culture. Across our markets you will find the creators, authors and voices behind trusted journalism, exciting entertainment, and authentic content. Through an internship within our Technology Security team at our Corporate office in Atlanta, you can learn, grow, and get hands-on experience alongside best-in-class professionals. 

We pride ourselves on our diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where all voices matter, smart work is expected, development is encouraged, career growth is supported, and service to our community is at the heart of who we are.

We are here to support early career talent with our paid internship providing unparalleled hands-on experience, networking, and lasting connections. This is your opportunity to share your voice, combine your passion for Security Technology and learn from the best, and transform our company and your career. Ready to learn, stretch and grow? The future starts with you. Apply today!

PLEASE NOTE: For the safety and well-being of our employees, CMG requires that all newly hired interns be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. 


CMG’s hands-on internship program is designed to provide hands on experience in the areas of Security Awareness, Threat Intelligence and Vulnerability Management. This is an opportunity to engage with top professionals within our Security Technology department at our Corporate offices.

As a security intern at Cox Media Group, you will work with our technology security team across the following areas and more:

Security Awareness

  • Administering phishing awareness campaigns with employees
  • Developing metrics by site to assess risk and identify opportunities for improvement

Assist with training “clickers” and ensure training is completed to address high-risk users 

Metrics / Threat Intelligence

  • Review security tools for trends and opportunities
  • Review the threat landscape and report on trends and risk to CMG

Vulnerability Management

  • Work with sites to develop remediation plans
  • Work with support team to ensure monthly vulnerability patches cover all high-risk items

Endpoint protection

  • Work with our vendors to ensure tool efficacy


  • Undergraduate junior or senior or recent college graduate.
  • Concentration or specialization in technology security is a plus.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Must be able to work on-site at our Atlanta WSB- TV station in a hybrid/flexible capacity.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!


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