Cyber Security Intern (12 months)

Job Description

Are you a forward-thinking and aspiring undergraduate ready to take your next steps in the world of Mobility? Could this be the next exciting step on your journey to your career? If yes, start your year in industry with us at Yunex Traffic – a Siemens Business.

Our mission is to help get people and goods to where they need to go as efficiently as possible. Our innovation in intelligent transport systems aims to both improve our current solutions and invent totally new ones for the significant challenges of tomorrow. The future of mobility is moving away from private car ownership to integrated, multi-modal transport networks. Vehicle connectivity is unlocking new opportunities for individuals, infrastructure and fleet operators alike. Click here for more information about the company.

The Role

We are looking for individuals who have broad knowledge across many areas of cyber security and tech risk. You will spend 12 months working with our industry experts on cutting edge innovative projects to identify opportunities that support our global businesses.

You'll make meaningful contributions while developing your professional expertise in a dynamic team environment. You will be based in the Innovation team and reporting directly to our software lead engineers. While day-to-day responsibilities will vary based on the nature of the project, you’ll build your foundational knowledge, professional skills, and experiences to take your career in many different directions. 

In your role, you’ll help to drive projects through to completion by analysing and presenting key data to improve our products and offerings. In this role you will support one of our lead engineers in conducting risk assessments and determining critical risk mitigations to ensure compliance and control effectiveness. 

Duties and responsibilities will potentially include:
  • Work as part of our team to support Yunex Traffic Systems protecting IT infrastructure against cyber security threats by enhancing our insider threat monitoring capability.
  • Carry out risk assessments on critical mobility systems.
  • Review threat intelligence.
  • Perform reviews of security measures to ensure they remain fit for purpose.
  • Help to drive a positive security culture by building cyber security skills across the organisation.
  • Work with our engineers to help resolve a range of security challenges.
What we offer

At Yunex Traffic you’ll be working on exciting, world-leading engineering and innovative projects from day one. Our internship will prepare you with the skills required to progress your career, and we will help you make the very most of your talents. We place great importance not only on what we do, but how and why we do it. We are passionate, collaborative, and take pride in work that helps our customers and communities. Working for Yunex Traffic, you’ll go home at the end of each day knowing what you do really makes a difference. You will gain an excellent and varied experience working on real projects in a leading, global, high-tech company. At Yunex Traffic you will have the opportunity to work with our diverse team of other interns and experienced engineers, ranging from cyber security, data and analytics experts, technology consultants and field operators. 

Closing Date: Applications should be received no later than 31 January 2022 for standard admissions, but later applications may be considered depending on whether there are any remaining places.

Duration: The internship will begin in September 2022, and we can be flexible about the start date. The length of the internship is 12 months.

Location: This internship will be at our Poole office, based 2.5 miles outside Poole city centre (with frequent direct bus services). Poole is also conveniently located within half an hour from Bournemouth. With its location on the south coast of England, Poole is known for its large natural harbour, sandy beaches, rich history and many outdoor attractions to enjoy.

Working with Yunex Traffic
We’re looking for passionate teammates with the aptitude and attitude to succeed in the world of future mobility. 

Yunex Traffic is committed to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusivity. Yunex Traffic recognises that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all applicants to encourage agile working, flexibility, and innovation.

Yunex Traffic welcome applications from all candidates, but please note that we are unable to provide sponsorship for this role as the Home Office's eligibility criteria will not be satisfied. All applicants will be kept updated throughout the application process and we expect the results of the review in February 2022.

How To Apply: Applications should be made online. Please apply to this advert and include curriculum vitae, two reference letters and a cover letter to confirm: 
  • When you could start your internship
  • How long you can commit to an internship
  • Whether you have any deadlines to confirm your internship or placement year
The Cyber Security internship position is one of several vacancies we are handling. Other positions we are advertising for include data science and statistical analysis, AI/ML, autonomous/connected vehicles, 5G mobile communication system and smart sensor technology for IoT, cyber security and IT related roles. For more information, please check our website and feel free to contact Charlotte Watson at

Is this opportunity not quite for you but know someone who would be interested? Please send them this link to apply if so:

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Yunex Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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