The MITRE Corporation Cyber Security Software Engineer Intern (00049304) in Bedford, Massachusetts

Cyber Security Software Engineer Intern (00049304)


Do you want to join our over 300 interns for a summer full of learning, networking and fun? Do you want to help analyze data and do the analysis needed to contribute to solving our nation’s most critical problems? Do you want to be mentored by engineers and scientists that are experts in their fields?

MITRE’s people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges. We are different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world.

Our workplace reflects our values. We want you to come as an intern and then join us upon completing your degree so that you can experience the gratifying work, our competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth.

What do MITRECyber Software EngineerInternsdo?

Working alongside MITRE engineers or on teams in a lab, MITRECyber Engineer Internshelp design, develop, and implement solutions and technologies to address the greatest cyberspace challenges of our sponsors. You will be exposed to those withworld-class expertise, innovation, and thought leadership to protect the platforms and information technology systems of our government sponsors' and promote their mission and operational success.

From design to operations, you will learn to apply security engineering expertise, innovative concepts, and technology solutions to address every facet of our sponsor's cyber challenges in three key strategic areas: threat-based engineering, design recover and reverse engineering and development of novel cyber capabilities.

What are some examples of last summer’sCyber Software EngineerInternships?

  • Worked on providing windows event data for a larger security project.

  • Reverse engineer specific power supply for faults and vulnerabilities.

  • Building next generation reverse engineering tools and approaches

  • Performed a deep analysis of an operational system to understand limitations and weaknesses


What does an ideal MITRE Cyber Software Engineer Intern have:

  • Studying computer science, cyber security or related discipline.

  • Basic knowledge of cyber security principles, tools and devices

  • Experience working with design recovery, software analysis, and/or reverse engineering tools

  • Proficiency in one or more of the following--Java, Python, XML, HTML, C#, Objective C; Database design & development including SQL.

  • Have cyber related experience gained from academic study and related ijntern/coop work

  • Sustained excellence in academic performance

  • High level desire to help their nation solve its most critical problems

  • Exhibits the characteristics of a continuous learner\

  • Students need to be currently enrolled and will be enrolled the following semester in a full-time in an accredited degree-seeking university program.\

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  • 70% of MITRE’s full-time jobs require US government security clearances, therefore many internships require that the candidates be clearable.\

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  • Immediate family of MITRE employees are not eligible for internships.\

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Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of None

Travel No

Job Posting Feb 12, 2018, 12:00:00 AM

Req ID: 00049304