IAM Analyst Intern - Hybrid



Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Monday, September 25, 2023

Job Description

Who We Are

At Cboe, we inspire our people to solve complex challenges together because what we do matters. We provide the financial infrastructure that powers the global economy through work that invites connection. Our people power our trusted markets and in turn, we power them through robust benefits, perks and a company culture that prioritizes connection, collaboration and inclusivity. As a leading provider of market infrastructure and tradable products, Cboe delivers cutting-edge trading, clearing and investment solutions to market participants around the world.

Our Internship Program

Cboe interns work with a variety of staff across multiple departments and have the opportunity to put their skills to work in their field of interest, while learning about Exchange technology and operations through our robust Options Institute courses. The three main foundational pillars of our internship program are: develop, educate and network. We want to ensure each of our interns receive a real-world working experience that encourages academic, professional and personal growth. Candidates should be versatile, eager and able to work in a fast-paced, time-sensitive financial and technical environment.

Role Overview

  • The IAM Analyst Intern will be member of the Global Information Security Engineering Team working on the key Identity and Access Management Initiatives. They will be responsible to maintain and support enterprise Identity Governance and Access Management security solutions throughout the delivery lifecycle.

  • This position will support the Information Security Team to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of identity and privileged access security controls through a combination of techniques that provide standardization, consistency, and optimization to achieve the global security mission in protecting people, assets, and reputation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist team members in administering user accounts and access privileges in the organization’s identity management system.

  • Assist team members to Work closely with the IAM and Audit/compliance teams to ensure that the right people have access to the right resources.

  • Perform day-to-day administration of the IAM system.

  • Troubleshooting and resolving IAM issues.

  • Work with internal customers, business analysts, and application teams to gather IAM requirements.

  • Responsible for creating and maintaining documentation for the IAM program.

  • Participate in IAM access review process and provide audit reports.


The ideal candidate will possess 2-3 of the following skills and/or experience.

  • High level knowledge in identity and access management or cyber security field.

  • Experience with API’s and SOAP/REST services is preferred.

  • Basic understanding of Azure/AWS concepts.

  • Excellent communication and project administration skills.

  • Strong analytical skills, good organizational skills, and attention to detail.

  • High level Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and Linux systems.

  • High level Knowledge of any programming language like C++, Java or Python.

  • Proficient in using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • Must have excellent writing, process documentation and project management skills.

  • Deeply interested in today’s top technology and always looking towards the future of the industry.

Skills, Experience and Education:

  • Must be pursuing Bachelor's/Master’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, CIS, related field.

  • Any Cyber Security related Certifications are a plus.

The Basics

Competitive compensation

2:1 Matching 401(k)

Flexible, hybrid work environment


Daily complimentary in-office lunch from local restaurants

Endless free coffee and snacks to fuel your workday

State of the art office hubs worldwide (main U.S. locations: Chicago, Kansas City, New York)

Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our associates' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status.



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