Cyber Security Co-op

  • TJX
  • US - MA - Marlborough
  • 1 week ago

Company Name: TJX

Location: Marlborough, MA, US - 01752


Discovery is at the heart of everything we do. Wherever you find us around the world, if you can think of a product, you can probably find it in our stores, which include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra, Winners, Homesense, and TK Maxx. With variety comes plenty of happy surprises—our environment is ever-changing, and that’s just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. Ready to Discover Different?

Posting Notes: Marlborough  || MA

Ready to make your impact on the way technology enables our retail business and our bottom line? Then you’re ready to Discover Different. During this Information Technology (IT) Co-op, you’ll get hands on training and build a thorough understanding of how technology and cyber security is the key to protecting our business and driving results across every area.


IT Basics:

Delivering Better SolutionsOn a Global Scale.

We collaborate and provide the technology expertise and support to all aspects of our global business including Corporate Offices, Stores, Distribution Centers and Buying Offices. Together, we are always looking to set the bar higher, and pioneer a path forward to enable business and growth opportunities in a driven industry. Working in an exciting, collaborative, team-based environment, you’ll expand your own IT capabilities!


TJX's global IT organizational structure means opportunities and problem solving are not limited to where you sit. We value what you bring to the table – and we value different perspectives and feedback.


The Opportunity:

Support Our Global IT InitiativesAnd Our Business Model.

Global IT at TJX is offering cyber security co-op opportunities in our Corporate Offices in Marlborough, MA to students seeking to learn, grow and contribute in a fast-paced, dynamic global IT organization. You will gain industry experience in an Agile environment to develop innovative solutions that make our platforms even more secure.


*Tentative start date: January 4, 2021

Based on CDC guidelines, a remote Co-op experience will be offered


Co-ops have the opportunity to collaborate with experienced security technology experts. Every day, you’ll discover what makes working at TJX so different—working on projects that contribute to the IT strategy and priorities, as well as assisting with daily activities within the Global IT functions.

This fully paid opportunity allows you to join an Co-op class with your peers. With successful completion, you may be presented with a future offer to return to TJX!


Responsibilities may include:

/ Learn about TJX’s business and technologies

/ Design, code and test solutions

/ Review and evolve current processes

/ Work autonomously and collaborate in groups to tackle challenges, advance projects, and complete assignments



What to Expect From Our Interview Process

Learn more about TJX by attending virtual recruiting eventsClick here to register for an upcoming session

Virtual one-way interview (HireVue)

Virtual behavioral interviews

Offer to join TJX and Welcome to the TJX Family!


Post Co-op: We’ve Got Big Plans For You.

High-performing co-ops may be offered one of multiple opportunities upon successful completion of their Co-op experience:

/ Return for a second IT Security Co-op opportunity

/ Join us in a full-time IT Security Analyst role after graduation


Who We Are Looking For: It Just Might Be You.

We are looking for students who are highly motivated self-starters and who possess the ability to prioritize effectively, be proactive and flexible, and thrive in a fast-paced, professional environment. Additional skills include:

/ Problem solving through thinking analytically and creatively

/ Working autonomously and collaborating as part of a team

/ Curiosity and eagerness to learn

/ Leadership abilities and good work ethic

/ Interest in computer systems, the internet, networking and technology


Key Qualifications:

Available for duration of the 6 month co-op program starting in January 2021

Pursuing degree or specialization in Cyber Security or related major (Bachelor’s or Associate’s)

/ Current Sophomore or Junior status student (Bachelor’s degree) or have completed 2+ years of coursework (Associate’s degree)


In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Reliable transportation is required as TJX is not easily accessible to public transportation.


TJX is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.


Come Discover Different at TJX. From opportunity and teamwork to growth, we think you’ll find that it’s so much more than a job. When you’re a part of our global TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people dedicated to finding great deals and fantastic style. Best of all? They have a lot of fun doing it.

We care about our culture, but we also prioritize the tangible stuff (Competitive salaries: check. Solid benefits: check. Plenty of room for advancement: of course). It’s our way of empowering you to make your career here.
We consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

 Posting Notes: Marlborough  || MA