Gold Rush Summer Intern - IT Security

Date: Jan 15, 2021

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

The Kinross Corporate Head Office is located in downtown Toronto and supports Kinross operations and projects worldwide. Corporate functions include Finance, Procurement, Health & Safety, Human Resources, IT and Investor Relations.

Job Description

Kinross is looking for a Computer Science or Engineering student to assist the IT Security Team during the summer of 2021

Job Responsibilities

  • Support security enhancement projects
  • Support the day-to-day IT Security operation.  These include:
    • Patch Management
    • Vulnerability Management
    • Access Management
    • Malware Protection
  • Assist server, networking, application, and client services teams to deploy systems in a secure manner
  • Help the IT client services teams at all sites on deploying, maintaining and troubleshooting endpoint security tools and applications
  • Troubleshooting Windows Operating system & Microsoft Office Suite

Education and Experience

  • 2nd to 4th year student at an accredited college or university studying Computer Science or Engineering


  • Very people friendly and open minded
  • Able to work with all levels of corporate and regional users
  • The ideal candidate will have experience providing client-side support and performing troubleshooting for security tools. The successful candidate will be interacting with all levels of management and as such, a high degree of professionalism is required.  

Closing Date

All applications must be submitted by January 31 2021 at 11:59pm

All applications for consideration must be submitted with a name-blind resume.


Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Ghana and Mauritania, employing approximately 9,300 people worldwide. Our core purpose is to lead the world in generating value through responsible mining.