Information Security Intern

Reston, VA, United States

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Do you love working and experimenting with the latest information  technologies and capabilities? Are you interested in conducting experiments in a lab environment?  Are you interested in securing systems using cybersecurity policies and techniques? Then this Internship is for you! Come be a part of an exceptional team of highly skilled professionals that help support key Federal Government initiatives!  You will have the opportunity to work with Software Developers, Program Managers, Cyber Engineers, and IT expert team members delivering a wide variety of capabilities to our customers. The NSR team develops, plans, and delivers emerging solutions ensuring the highest quality products are produced and implemented across a wide variety of federal government customers.  This is your chance to be an active participant in and learn the process of implementing information technology in order to instantiate a lab and then conduct testing for our government customers.    


The internship will provide opportunity to work with hardware, software, and network tasks to support the buildout of a new lab environment.  The internship will also provide an opportunity to learn about a future career as a network engineer and cybersecurity engineer building an understanding of DoD and IC Cybersecurity requirements, ICD-503, authorizations and accreditations, ConMon, etc. 

Required Qualifications

  • Majoring in Cybersecurity, or a related field.
  • Work independently and with a small team 
  • Demonstrated current broad-based understanding of  computer technology, design, standards, and products based on both solid formal training and experience 
  • The intern is expected to seek and assume higher levels of technical responsibility, manage time effectively across more than one initiative, and apply sound technical judgment 
  • Proficiency with Google Workspace and Microsoft Excel and Office
  • Strong written communication, for both technical and non-technical audiences 
  • Evidence of flexibility and adaptation to changes in processes, requirements, and priorities 

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with NIST Risk Management Framework in complex information system and organizational environments is a plus. 
  • Demonstrated current broad-based understanding of security architecture, is a plus. 


Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI, and Noblis MSD tackle the nation's toughest problems and apply advanced solutions to our clients' most critical missions. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise together in an environment of independence and objectivity to deliver enduring impact on federal missions. Noblis works with a wide range of government clients in the defense, intelligence and federal civil sectors. Learn more at Noblis -About Us


Why work at a Noblis company?

Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace.

Salary Range Explanation

At Noblis we recognize and reward your contributions, provide you with growth opportunities, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, and work-life programs. Our award programs acknowledge employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our service standards. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in our benefit programs. Other offerings may be provided for employees not within this category. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Benefits page on our Careers site.


Salary at Noblis is determined by various factors, including but not limited to, the combination of education, certifications, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, internal and external equity, location, and clearance level, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements and applicable employment laws. The projected compensation range for this position is provided within the posting and are based on full time status. Part time staff receive a prorated salary based on regularly scheduled hours. The estimated minimum and maximum displayed represents the broadest range for this position (inclusive of high geographic and high clearance requirements), and is just one component of Noblis’ total compensation package for employees.


Posted Salary Range

USD $22.00 - USD $36.00 /Hr.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Noblis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race (as well as because of or on the basis of traits historically associated with race, including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


Noblis is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Noblis will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

Tags: Clearance DoD NIST Risk management RMF

Perks/benefits: Career development Equity Health care Medical leave Startup environment

Region: North America
Country: United States
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