Patterson Companies, Inc. IT Security Risk Intern in St. Paul, Minnesota


Patterson Companies is looking for students to participate in our Patterson Companies Internship Program from June until August of 2018. The program offers students currently pursuing a computer or business related degree with the opportunity to supplement coursework with meaningful, practical experience. Interns will make contributions to team efforts in Patterson's fast paced and stimulating environment. This position will focus on IT risk assessment.


As an Intern, you will contribute to Information Services business objectives by completing specific work assignments pertaining to system access and security. You will have opportunities to interact with business partners as well.

Intern responsibilities based on assignment could include:

  • Assisting in the development of IT Risk documentation

  • Performing risk assessments under the guidance of the IT Risk manager

  • Evaluating risk analysis tools


  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university as a freshman, sophomore, or junior.

  • Currently enrolled in a computer, business-related, or criminal justice degree program with the desire for a career in Information Technology Security.

  • Coursework in business, IT or finance is a plus

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or greater, 3.5 or greater preferred.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written.

  • Ability to communicate on a technical level.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Requisition ID 2018-7265

# of Openings 1

Position Category Internship

Company Patterson Companies, Inc. (Corporate)

Position Type Intern

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.