In this episode, AJ is joined by friend and Director of Information Security and IT at Beam Technologies, Naomi Buckwalter. The two sit down to have a refreshing conversation about internships and entry-level hiring in InfoSec. Naomi shares the story behind her opera singing intern that became a rockstar cybersecurity analyst and why she thinks there are many more folks like this out there. AJ opens up about ByteChek’s commitment to entry-level hiring and reflects on amazing things that can happen when you give people a chance.
05:10 Hiring entry-level in InfoSec
07:49 The opera singing intern
12:44 ByteChek’s commitment
13:55 Cybersecurity is very teachable!
16:44 Self reflection - hiring tips