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Government Compliance Intern - Summer 2024 (R2351)

Shield AI

Shield AI

San Diego, CA, USA · San Diego, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, October 25, 2023
Introduction to Shield AI
Founded in 2015, Shield AI is a venture-backed defense technology company whose mission is to protect service members and civilians with intelligent systems. In pursuit of this mission, Shield AI is building the world’s best AI pilot. Its AI pilot, Hivemind, has flown a fighter jet (F-16), a vertical takeoff and landing drone (V-BAT), and a quadcopter (Nova). The company has offices in San Diego, Dallas, Washington DC and abroad. Shield AI’s products and people are currently in the field actively supporting operations with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. allies.
Our 2024 Summer Internship program is a wonderful opportunity for rising 2025 graduates to immerse themselves in an innovative and mission driven culture. Our 10-week paid internship program will provide you with hands on mentorship, an opportunity to add real contribution to our company via your internship project, and a possible job offer at the end. You will have the chance to make lifelong friendships, expand your network, and learn all about what it's like to work in a high-growth, fast scaling tech unicorn. You'll take part in company sponsored events and enjoy exploring a new city. Read on below to learn more about this unique internship!
A summer intern in the government compliance team assists in ensuring that the organization adheres to all relevant governmental regulations and standards. They work under the guidance of senior team members, reviewing documents, policies, and practices to identify areas of potential non-compliance. The intern may also help in updating documentation, attending relevant training sessions, and liaising with different departments to gather required data. Their role is pivotal in supporting the team during busy periods and in maintaining the integrity of the organization's regulatory obligations. Additionally, the intern's fresh perspective can offer innovative solutions and highlight areas for process refinement.

What you'll do:

  • Regulatory review and analysis
  • Documentation support
  • Process improvement
  • Develop and deploy trainings across Shield AI

Required qualifications:

  • Educational background: You are an undergraduate, graduate or PhD student expected to graduate in December 2024 or Spring 2025, with a major in Accounting, Finance, Legal Studies, Business Administration, or related field
  • Analytical skills: ability to analyze complex documents and data, with keen attention to detail to identify discrepancies or areas of potential non-compliance
  • Communication skills: effective written communication abilities, with the capacity to liaise between departments and present findings.
  • Team player: ability to work collaboratively within a team setting, but also show initiative when working independently on assigned tasks
Intern Program Dates:
June 3 - Aug 9​
June 24 - Aug 30​
*You MUST be available to start on EITHER June 3 or June 24.
Total compensation: Salary within range listed above + Bonus + Benefits + Equity (if applicable)
*Interns/Military Fellows not eligible for bonus, benefits or equity
Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, licenses and certifications, and specific work location. All offers are contingent on a cleared background check.
If you're interested in being part of our team, apply now!
Shield AI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.