Northrop Grumman 2019 Intern - Cybersecurity & Network in Washington, District Of Columbia

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An internship at Northrop Grumman is unique. Sure, you'll learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that opens doors. But you'll gain something even more valuable: pride in what you've done. Join us and launch your career. We'll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Cybersecurity and Network Engineering Intern to join the Technology Services Sector, supporting our National Security Solutions operating unit programs focusing on Department of State. You will be located in Springfield, VA, Arlington, VA, Washington, DC, or Beltsville, MD based on your background and operational needs. The selected candidate will work in collaborative engineering teams that will utilize the intern's cybersecurity skillsets while participating in a summer internship program to develop broader competencies.

The intern will participate with a team that performs network engineering and administration spanning the globe and cybersecurity defenses for endpoints on this global network.

Responsibilities may include:

Complete a capstone project that is aligned with tasking assigned over the summer.

Participate in collaborative teams working toward specified project goals at a customer location.

Contribute to team efforts employing full life-cycle information technology operations in a complex, global mission environment.

Basic Qualifications:

Be enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college/university AND graduating after August 2019

Bemajoringin Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Management Information Systems, or a related discipline with software development experience from an accredited college/university

Interest in and introductory knowledge of defensive cybersecurity operations and with cybersecurity focused tools or experience in or knowledge of networking operations and administration such as switch, router, firewall, and network security appliance management

Be available to work full-time (40 hours per week) for at least 10 weeks during summer 2019

Overall GPA of 3.25 or higher

Secret clearance required to start

Ability to obtain and maintain Top Secret clearance, U.S. Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications:

Rising undergrad senior by start of internship

Overall GPA of 3.7 or higher

Existing Secret or Top Secret security clearance

Previous intern or other Government-related experience working in teams in an information technology operations environment

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.