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Intern: Business Assurance Services at Equinix in Tampa, Florida

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Intern: Business Assurance Services

About Equinix

At Equinix, we make the internet work faster, better, and more reliably. We hire talented people who thrive on solving hard problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, try new approaches, and grow in new directions. Our culture is at the heart of our success and it’s our authentic, humble, gritty people who create The Magic of Equinix. We share a real passion for winning and put the customer at the center of everything we do.

As part of Equinix’s Finance organization, Business Assurance Services (BAS) provides assurance and advisory services designed to add value by improving company operations and financial reporting. BAS brings a disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, business analytics, information security, control and governance processes. The Business Assurance program is designed for BAS members to gain experience through various audit and advisory projects, which provide team members with in-depth knowledge in Information Technology (IT), Corporate Finance, and Operational areas of the Company. BAS is designed to provide high caliber individuals an opportunity for growth, development and career advancement.


The Equinix Internship Program offers wide-ranging opportunities in Information Technology, Engineering, Human Resources, Finance and more. Spend your time gaining practical work experience and learning from some of the sharpest minds in the industry.   Work in a culture that thrives on innovation and delivering results, while building solid relationships with industry leaders, and fellow students from around the country. 

Business Assurance Services is seeking an Intern to support the team’s corporate finance, information technology and business operations initiatives. The position will report to a Business Assurance Services Manager and will be responsible for supporting cross-functional projects and audits that assess and mitigate risks across aspects of the company globally.


  • Operational Audits

  • Financial Audits

  • Regulatory Compliance Audits

  • Others


  • Assist with the execution of operational, financial, and IT audits

  • Communicate effectively with “client” and department management.

  • Prepare executive reports for executive level team.

  • Recommend improvements that enhance BAS capabilities or business processes.

  • Facilitate identification and distribution of best practices.

  • Promote a collaborative, positive work environment.


  • Pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, MIS, CIS, IT or related areas.

  • Quick learner, effective in new situations and comfortable in a multi-tasking environment.

  • Analytical thinker, able to understand complex and solve issues that require targeted solutions and creativity. Solutions oriented.

  • Energetic and passionate about driving business value.

  • Ability to work in a fast moving, global, complex company environment.

  • Self-motivated, flexible, proactive and responsive.

  • Passion, energy, enthusiasm to drive results.

  • Ability to identify risks and escalate appropriately.

  • Relationship oriented, and able to build bridges across functions.

  • Project leader and team contributor.

  • Strong written and communication skills.

  • Ability to effect change through influence.

Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.