Cyber security internships offer a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a highly competitive field. Interns gain a glimpse into the world of intelligence and security, and develop the key competencies required for success.
If you’re looking to specialize in Cyber security, an internship in IT & Computer Science would be a great opportunity for you!
Our alumni have interned at organizations including:
Cyber security internships are some of the most competitive placements we offer. They are best suited for those with a background in computer science or engineering, software engineering, telecommunications, or information management. Each internship is unique, and interns can gain experience in a wide variety of niche areas within the cyber security field, from analysis and system development to quality assurance and infrastructure design.
For ambitious, curious professionals, these roles offer a unique challenge and chance to set themselves apart from their peers. We offer both remote and in-person cyber security internships with top-tier organizations around the world. Whether you’re interning in the digital workforce or in an office, interns connect with like-minded individuals and build relationships with managers, teammates, and other interns in every corner of the globe.
If you’re pursuing a degree, looking for your first job, or hoping to make a career change, cyber security internships will take your skills and professional prospects to the next level.
- Responsibilities at cyber security internships may include:
- Identifying and evaluating risk
- Analyzing and making recommendations for existing procedures
- Monitoring and tracking incident reports
What are the benefits of a cyber security internship?
When it comes to pursuing a career in a competitive field like intelligence, there’s nothing more important than hands-on experience. Cyber security is an exciting, ever-changing field that requires professionals to be adaptable, quick-learning, and able to master the very latest technologies. Our placements offer complete immersion into this unique world, and equip interns with foundational skills and a broad understanding of the field.
Cyber security internships are also a chance to build a network in the industry. After all, in a field as competitive as this, it’s not just what you know, but who you know. Interns build relationships with experts in their fields, as well as other interns on the program. In addition to mentors and co-workers in placements, interns expand their professional web through carefully-constructed program elements including a keynote speaker series and various networking events.
Remote cyber security internships offer added flexibility, as well as the chance to get a foot in the door of today’s remote workforce. If you’re a busy student, parent, or professional, or envision yourself in a location-independent career in the future, our virtual placements are perfect. In today’s technology-based economy, cyber security professionals are highly desired by employers, and frequently operate remotely. Our virtual placements offer the chance to utilize and develop skills in an international setting, offering a truly global understanding of the industry, from anywhere in the world.
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“I help design the games, think about what's going to go in them and think about how to make them better. At the moment it's really hard to find work, so this internship was a great chance to get started on the professional ladder.“Alfie Flewitt King's College London
Applying for The Intern Group will accelerate your career. Through your application we will learn about you and your career goals to determine if you are a good candidate for our internship program. If accepted into our program we guarantee you an internship in your chosen career field.