Do you want to make a difference and do work that makes an impact in your summer internship? Do you want to have a hand in keeping our country and its people safe? If so, then, you are just what Leidos is looking for! We are seeking energized, motivated, and curious students to participate in the Leidos Internship Program in Columbia, MD during the summer of 2022.
A successful intern candidate will support a dynamic team to identify and asses the capabilities and activities of cybersecurity adversaries or foreign intelligence entities. Interns will develop cyber indicators to maintain awareness of the status of the highly dynamic operating environment. Interns will collect, process, analyze, and disseminate cyber threat/warning assessments.
Current college student working towards a Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or Mathematics.
Understanding of UNIX/LINUX operating systems
Familiarity working with applications in the Microsoft Office suite
Understanding of basic computer networking fundamentals
US citizenship required
Ability to obtain a DoD TOP SECRET clearance and sensitive compartmented information (SCI) access based on a polygraph.
Local candidates strongly preferred (MD and Northern VA)
Current Sophomores (rising juniors) preferred due to clearance timeframe.
Students with related skills and an active clearance.
Now Accepting Applications through October 8, 2021 - All applications will be reviewed and responded to the following week.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
Please note that effective October 1, to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos business events outside of our facilities, employees, vendors, subcontractors, and visitors will be required to be vaccinated or maintain proof of a weekly negative COVID-19 test. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated or able to show negative COVID-19 test results to access facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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