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Austin, Texas
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Full Time
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2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
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Summer Intern 2020 - Cyber Security

Summer Intern 2020 - Cyber Security

Are you an ERCOT Employee? If so please log in to Workday to apply.

The mission of the ERCOT Summer Internship Program is to partner with students pursuing academic excellence to create opportunities that stretch learning experiences into a work environment with intellectually challenging projects and assignments.  These opportunities will promote utility industry awareness, growth, and identification of top talent for future employment.  The summer internship is not to exceed 40 hours a week.

Summary of responsibilities of the Intern:

  • Enhance an existing cyber security awareness program. 
  • Various spear phishing campaigns, vishing, and targeted in-person training. 
  • Creation of dashboards in various security tools to visualize training efficacy.

Project Deliverable:

  •  Update cyber security training and awareness road map with various metrics from training endeavors over the summer. 
  • Create necessary training materials (hand-outs, posters, etc.)

Desired Educational Level

  •          Pursuing a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Cyber Security

Preferred Experience:

  •          Any type of Cyber Capture the Flag events
  •          Participation in any type of Cyber Security events/clubs

Preferred work schedule of the intern:

  • 40 hours a week / Monday – Friday 8AM - 5PM
  • Must be available to work onsite in Taylor, TX – Interns will not be eligible for remote work.
  • May 26, 2020 – August 14, 2020

Our summer internship program is a paid learning experience targeting primarily for students who have a GPA of 3.0 or better and who have at least completed their sophomore year.

Graduate students are also highly encouraged to apply.

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