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2021 Student Internship (U.S.) - Cybersecurity Threat Team (IS&T)

Requisition ID:  230894




Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our employees use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers and our business. Bechtel's internship program was created to cultivate real-life industry interest based on hands-on experience. Many new university graduate hires began their careers at Bechtel as a student intern.


IS&T interns will utilize enterprise level information management systems and practices to proactively respond to challenges at a global scale. They will also work with industry information management systems to coordinate a best in class response to computer-related incidents. There is a world of opportunities for people in IS&T at Bechtel with a working knowledge of basic networking concepts.


The Information Systems and Technology organization hires interns in the following areas: Infrastructure, Systems Engineering, Information Security, Software Engineering/Development, Big Data Analytics, Information Management, and in other areas of support for our Corporate Systems. These areas all play an important role within our organization and are essential to the sharing of information and data collection amongst our employers, clients, and partners towards achieving our company's business goals and objectives.


Each year, we hire numerous IS&T Interns. The total number of hires and start dates are subject to workload and business conditions. Locations will vary based on project needs, and may include Houston, TX, Glendale, AZ, and Reston, VA, along with various project sites.


General Job Duties:

  • Threat intelligence integration
  • Security operations
  • Malware analysis
  • Forensics
  • Network sensing and monitoring
  • Data processing and analytics at massive scales
  • Control systems integration of modern security technologies
  • Threat intelligence generation and processing


Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year Bachelor of Science degree program in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Classical Sciences, or Mathematics from an accredited college or university 
  • Completed at least one year of undergraduate studies in one of the above fields
  • Must be a US Citizen


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completed relevant coursework with a strong GPA
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Prior co-op or internship experience 


Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position.  Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.