NSA Summer Internship - Engineering

The National Security Agency
Fort Meade, MD 20755
As an Engineering and Physical Science professional, you will use your skills to create the systems and tools that will be used to enhance the operation of intelligence. You will advise, administer and perform scientific projects, such as planning, designing, and constructing specialized equipment, and ensuring adherence to sound engineering and scientific standards and principles. The NSA offers multiple areas of focus for facilities engineers, including computer, architectural, electrical, mechanical, and structural. In addition, we are seeking skills that include computer design, microelectronics, radio frequency design, and systems engineering. Apply your science and engineering skills to protect the nation.",

With the ever-accelerating technological advances and growing system complexity, NSA needs Engineers to integrate systems, reduce the cost to operate and maintain systems & to design, develop, construct and test electronic hardware and software processing components. These components are typically subsystems of communication, collection, processing or analysis systems.
NSA Engineering interns are hired into positions supporting a broad range of specialized skills including Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Programming, Computer Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Communications Engineering.

Responsibilities may include:
- Designing, developing, testing and/or evaluating computer or computer-related equipment.
- Programming, modifying and/or configuring system software that manages the computer hardware and provides services to the applications.
- Applying software engineering principles to design, develop, test, and evaluate/modify software applications.
- Craft high-level system design, specify system/component performance and interface requirements and develop installations, integration and acceptance test plans.

If you are familiar with NSA's individual internal programs, please apply to this advertisement if you are interested in the following internships:
- Science of Security (SoS) Intern Program
- Summer Program for Operations Research Technology (SPORT)
- Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations (CAE-Cyber Ops) Summer Intern Program
- Cyber Summer Program (CSP)
- Cybersecurity Directorate Summer Intern Program (CSDIP)
- Hawaii CAE Cyber Operations Summer Program
- Installation and Logistics (I&L) / Data Center Facilities Management (DCFM) Intern Program
- Summer Intern Program for Science and Technology (SIP/ST)
- Summer Intern Program for Information Assurance (SIP/IA)
- Signals Intelligence Collection Program (SICP)
- NSA Colorado Summer Intern Program
- NSA Texas Summer Intern Program
- NSA Hawaii Technical Summer Intern Program
- NSA Georgia Summer Intern Program

While the majority of positions available are at Ft. Meade, MD, we have available positions at our other U.S. sites: Hawaii, Colorado, Texas & Georgia. Please indicate in your online application if you are interested in any of these field sites.


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