Incident Response & Red Team Internship - Summer 2020

FireEye, Inc. - Alexandria, VA3.6

Temporary | InternshipEstimated: $27,000 - $38,000 a year
Job Description

Do you love the challenge of figuring out solutions to intricate technology puzzles?
Do you like to help others solve their network and information security issues?
If you answered YES, then consider a career at FireEye Mandiant as a Consulting Intern!

We have the expertise and experience in information security. This is our focus.
You’re not just a number and you won’t get lost in the shuffle.
You will be working on challenging technical projects that make an impact. You’ll be visible.
You’ll be exposed to many different environments and technologies.
You’ll learn from our best incident responders and red teamers.

We investigate breaches that make headlines (and many more that don’t), as well as break into applications and systems to identify security gaps for our clients. We find evil and solve crime, and are seeking candidates who possess the ability to think like an attacker and stay one step ahead of the game.

Find your niche among the cool projects you’ll be involved with, such as:
Incident response
Host and network forensics
Network traffic analysis
Malware analysis and reverse engineering
Penetration testing
Network, web and mobile application security assessments
Source code reviews
And more…

Conduct host forensics, network forensics, log analysis, and malware triage in support of incident response investigations
Recognize and codify attacker tools, tactics, and procedures in indicators of compromise (IOCs) that can be applied to current and future investigations
Perform network penetration, web and mobile application testing, source code reviews, threat analysis, wireless network assessments and social engineering assessment
Build internal scripts, tools and methodologies to enhance our capabilities
Develop comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for both technical and executive audiences
Work with security and IT operations at clients to implement remediation plans


Currently pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering or information technology

Technical skills in at least two of the following areas:
Strong knowledge of Windows OS and networking protocols
Basic knowledge of tools used for forensic collection and analysis
Knowledge of application testing and network security concepts
A technical security-related internship or other professional experience
Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship

Additional Qualifications:
Strong technical acumen and ability to quickly assimilate new information
Ability to successfully interface with clients (internal and external) and manage expectations of others
Ability to document and explain technical details in a concise, understandable manner

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.