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The Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center recognizes the important role that internships play in a student’s education, and is committed to encouraging students in the cybersecurity field to pursue these opportunities.  Whether in the private or public sector, the experience that these positions provide will be critical in building the next generation of cybersecurity leaders.

Students that are interested in pursuing internships, and public or private entities that are interested in offering internship opportunities, should reach out to us at cybersecurity@tamu.edu.

Private Sector

Sony Corporation

Description: Various roles within Global Information Security & Privacy division at Sony, to include: SOC Analyst Intern, Cyber Security Analyst Intern (Service Management team), Security Operations Intern, Computer Forensics Intern Internship Dates: 05 June – 01 September

Location: Herndon, VA

Academic Major: Computer Science

Clearance: None

How to Apply: Send an introductory email and resume to Mr. Kevin McGuire (kevin.mcguire@am.sony.com), you can reference CLDP in the email.

Number of Internships available to ROTC: 2 to 4

PJM Interconnection, Information Technology Intern

Description: Information Technology Intern conducting web application projects

Dates: Beginning of June – Middle of August

Location: Valley Forge, PA

Academic Major: Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or Software Engineering

Clearance: None

How to Apply: apply for this job at https://careers-pjm.icims.com/jobs/2845/summer—information-technology-intern/job you can reference CLDP through application/interview process if applicable.

Number of Internships available to ROTC: 1

PJM Interconnection, Power Systems Intern

Description: Engineering Student supporting power systems projects

Dates: Beginning of June – Middle of August

Location: Valley Forge, PA

Academic Major: Electrical Engineering

Clearance: None

How to Apply: apply for this job at https://careers-pjm.icims.com/jobs/2844/summer-intern—engineering-student/job you can reference CLDP through application/interview process if applicable.

Number of Internships available to ROTC: 1

Lockheed Martin

Description: You could develop new systems to be deployed in space, cyberspace or military arenas. You could help design and manufacture breakthrough products for air, land or maritime applications. Or you could analyze business unit operations for greater efficiency and profitability. However you spend your time in one of our student programs, you’ll be exposed to a wealth of knowledge and experience, and very likely transition into a full-time, salaried role at Lockheed Martin

Academic Major: All Engineering majors, as well as Mathematics, Physics, Business, Finance, Supply Chain, HR and associated disciplines

Clearance: None

How to Apply: Apply online (list of internships available found at https://search.lockheedmartinjobs.com/ListJobs/ByCustom/Job-Category/Keyword-Co-op-Summer-Intern/)

For more information: https://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com/internships-coop.aspx

FireEye

Description: The IGNITE Intern Program is an important investment in the future of the company, one that extends across all organizations. Students are provided with 1:1 mentorship and projects that provide significant impact to the business. We recognize the importance of developing top talent early, which is why we support freshmen through PhD’s into the program.

Academic Major: Various

Clearance: None

How to Apply: Through website – http://universityrelations.fireeye.com/internships

Public Sector

National Geo-Spatial Intelligence Agency

Description: National Geo-Spatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) is an intelligence agency that delivers world-class geospatial intelligence to policymakers, warfighters, intelligence professionals and first responders. Anyone who sails a U.S. ship, flies a U.S. aircraft, makes national policy decisions, responds to natural disasters, or even navigates with a cellphone relies on NGA information. NGA is hiring for all positions in our Agency, everywhere from HR to Finance to IT. Some of our core focus areas are: Data Science, Data Visualization, Cyber Security, Software Engineering, Software Coding, and Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) and Geography. But all majors are welcome to apply for these opportunities.

Academic Major: ANY
Clearance: Top Secret
GPA Requirement: 3.0

Must be a U.S. citizen to apply

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Communications-Electronics Research, Development & Engineering Center (CERDEC)

Description: Various internship opportunities conducting projects under the following directorates:  Night Vision and Electronic Sensors; Command Power and Integration; Space and Terrestrial Comms.

Internship Dates: Various

Location: Aberdeen, MD

Academic Major: Various

Clearance: Minimum SECRET

How to apply: Cadet Command will advertise this opportunity through official channels, please follow up with your detachment.

Number of Internships available to ROTC: 8

Travis County Government

Description: Information Security Analyst; duties include: monitoring and maintaining security stack.
Internship Dates: Variable

Location: Austin, TX

Academic Major: Information Technology

Clearance: None

How to apply: Send an introductory email and resume to Ms. Joyce Miller (joyce.miller@traviscountytx.gov), you can reference CLDP in the email.

Number of Internships available to ROTC: 1

Texas A&M

Public Policy Internship Program (PPIP)

Description:

As one of Texas A&M University’s premier leadership and development opportunities, the Public Policy Internship Program (PPIP)provides a unique opportunity for students to combine academics with policy knowledge and professional work experience.

Through PPIP, undergraduate and graduate students actively participate in the policy process at the state, national or international level. Our credit-bearing internship program is offered year-round, allowing students to participate in the fall, spring or summer semesters. Whether interning in Washington, D.C., Austin, Texas or one of our various European locations, students walk away from their internship semester with a better understanding of their individual strengths and professional goals.

Internship Dates:

Fall, Spring, and Summer Semesters.

Locations:

Austin, Texas; Washington, D.C.; Various European Locations.

Eligibility:

  • Austin Internships: U.S. Citizenship, 2.5 GPA
  • D.C./Abroad: 3.0 GPA (Students with 2.8+ GPRs will be considered on a limited basis, but are required to submit an additional personal statement regarding GPR status and an additional letter of recommendation)

For a full list of requirements for respective locations please visit http://ppip.tamu.edu/Internships/Eligibility

How to apply:

Submit location-specific documents following the instructions provided at http://ppip.tamu.edu/Internships/Apply-Now

 

Summer Education Programs (Mostly for ROTC Cadets)

FBI NY, Cyber Branch

Description: Work with Cyber Teams at the FBI’s New York City Field Office Internship Dates: 05 July – 01 August

Location: New York, NY

Academic Major: STEM, Computer Science preferred

Clearance: Minimum SECRET

How to apply: Cadet Command will advertise this opportunity through official channels, please follow up with your detachment.

Army Cyber Institute

Description: Data Science project

Internship Dates: 05 July – 01 August

Location: West Point, NY

Academic Major: STEM, Computer Science preferred

Clearance: Minimum SECRET

How to apply: Cadet Command will advertise this opportunity through official channels, please follow up with your detachment.

Advance Cyber Education (ACE)

Description: ACE develops cadets into cyberspace leaders through education, problem-solving, military operations and advanced Air Force specific academics. Formal education components cover information warfare, cryptography, network security, digital forensics, wireless security, and formal security concepts.

Internship Dates: 11 July – 04 August

Location: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio Academic Major: Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering preferred GPA Requirement: 2.75

Clearance: After acceptance to ACE, Cadets must submit for SECRET clearance How to apply: Participation requires nomination from your detachment commander and the completion of an on-line application, which can be found here: http://www.afit.edu/ace

Deadline for application: 01 March 2017