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Requisition ID:  51450

Cybersecurity Analyst Intern - Summer 2022



Are you looking for more?

At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



Who we Are

Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy remodeling and new construction requirements. We are in search of Difference Makers to help us innovate solutions that floor the imagination of our customers; while providing value to their lives. We’re redefining flooring with products that not only minimize climate impact but also foster beauty and allow people to connect and thrive. If you would like to make a direct impact with a multi-billion Fortune 500 global leader in flooring fashions; while making the world a better place, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!


Program Overview

Each intern is presented a real business challenge within their group that provides the opportunity to exchange ideas with subject matter experts for optimal learning and development that leads to real solutions. At the end of the summer, our interns get together to showcase their awesome accomplishments during an event we call the “Intern Expo”. But we aren’t ALL business - throughout the summer, our University Relations team hosts exclusive events such as featured executive lunch & learns, plant tours, personal & professional development sessions and intern socials.


Your Role

The Cybersecurity Analyst Intern within the Identity and Access Management (IAM) team is responsible for developing, implementing, and documenting IAM, Security and Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance (GRC) functions and processes according to enterprise policies and industry standards and best practices. The Intern will also participate in enhancements to the IAM program, including new implementations as they relate to security and GRC. The role will focus on simplifying, streamlining, and standardizing IAM processes and procedures related to Life Cycle Management, Role-Based Access Controls, Automation, and Access Certification. (This position will sit in the Nashville, TN area) 


What You Will Do

  • Assist with automating access certifications, policy management, and audit reporting to streamline compliance processes and improve the effectiveness of identity governance—all while lowering costs.
  • Assist with access review and validation process with tracking and reporting that ensures user access privileges match their corresponding job functions
  • Supports periodic, event-triggered, and continuous certification options
  • Maintains and develops an awareness of issues, current developments, and best practices within the Identity & Access Management discipline. Presents recommendations to management that could improve or resolve Mohawks IAM security access issues.
  • Supports governance teams with internal and external sox audit walkthroughs
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned
  • Develops technical documentation of new processes and technologies



  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or related field.
  • Understanding of enterprise directories (Active Directory, LDAP, etc), IT architecture, and database concepts.
  • Knowledge of security solutions and methods.
  • Familiarity with scripting and process automation (PowerShell preferred).
  • Precise attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently on daily tasks and project-related assignments
  • Strong teamwork skills, including the ability to effectively communicate with both technical and business users
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Ability to recognize and focus on critical issues, balance multiple tasks, and respond to competing needs within the organization
  • Proficient in MS Office applications, with emphasis on Excel
  • Strong organizational and documentation skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with peers in other areas of IS organization, which are essential for maintaining good public relations, facilitating communication, and soliciting useful feedback
  • Ability to present and explain technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding.
  • Ability to communicate effectively dealing with internal and external customers and suppliers.
  • Strong oral and written skills.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural and intercontinental environment.
  • Must be able to work without supervision, schedule, and prioritize
  • Must display individual aptitude, initiative, and independent work skills


Perks & Benefits

As an intern at Mohawk you can look forward to competitive pay, paid holidays off, potential relocation/housing assistance based on work location and employee discounts on Mohawk products and many others.

  • Position requires unrestricted work authorization in the United States; work/visa sponsorship for this position is not available. 


Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.