The Spark Starts Here!

The IGNITE Intern Program is an important investment in the future of the company, one that extends across all organizations.

Students are provided with 1:1 mentorship and projects that provide significant impact to the business. We recognize the importance of developing top talent early, which is why we support freshmen through PhD's into the program.

The program includes:

Mentoring by Innovators in the Threat Protection Landscape

Gain experience through meaningful projects

IGNITE Speaker Series, Career Exploration from the Front Lines 

Executive Engagement

Community Outreach 

Intern Project Showcase

2017 IGNITE Intern Program
Research & Development Internship Projects

At FireEye, our interns work on projects that make a difference. Along with a dedicated mentor, you'll have the opportunity to show off your skills while working on state of the art network security products that protect the world against cyber attacks.  The IGNITE intern program is so well valued, FireEye Leaders carefully review and approve every project before it's released.

Projects in R&D will include: 

Join our Intern Talent Community here.

Incident Response/Red Team Internships

We find evil and solve cyber-crime. The Incident Response wing of FireEye, our Mandiant Consultants investigate some of the biggest breaches out there. As an intern, you will work on Incident Response (IR) services, where we help our clients investigate and recover from security breaches; and Penetration Testing services where we simulate actual threats to penetrate networks and applications. As a member of our team, you will be working on challenging technical projects that impact brand-name companies. Learning from some of the best incident responders and red team testers in the business, you will be exposed to a variety of environments and technologies.  

Find your niche among the cool projects you'll be involved with:  

  • 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

Learn more about an Intenrship within our Mandiant Consulting division here.

Cyber Security Analyst Internships

As an intern on the FireEye as a Service team, you will be focused on host and network analysis, diving deep into host systems and packets hunting for attackers or remnants of their activity. Alongside your mentor, you’ll be entrusted to deliver high impact and value services to some of the most recognized brands in the world, protecting them from the bad guys. 

Learn more about the Analyst Internship here.

Engineering Internship Projects

At FireEye, you'll gain hands-on experience through project-based internships with a dedicated engineer to mentor you through the internship. The IGNITE intern program is so well valued, FireEye Leaders carefully review and approve every project before it's released.

Apply to the R&D Intern program if you are interested in the following areas: 
  • Software Engineer
  • QA Engineer
  • UI/UX Design & Development
  • Web Development
  • Tools Development
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Data Analytics
  • Technical Writing
Learn more and join our Talent Community here

Business Operations Internship Projects

The IGNITE Intern Program is designed to help students gain hands-on experience through project based internships. Business operations teams at FireEye play an integral role in the success and growth of our company.

The FireEye IGNITE program offers internships across the following areas of business operations. 
  • Finance
  • Inside Sales
  • Project Management
  • Product Management
  • Marketing (Field, Product, Data)
  • Human Resources
  • Facilities
  • Sales Operations 
  • Legal 
The quality of your internship is important to us, all projects will go through a review cycle internally and expected to release in January. We understand you are eager to get started, so feel free to apply now to the program. It doesn't end there, we appreciate the importance of staying connected through this process, you will receive monthly newsletters with byte size tips on our recruitment process, interview tips and news on the company to keep you in the loop. 

Learn more and join our Talent Community here.

Technical Assessments

On most interns projects, the hiring team will create an assessment to better identify the applicants strengths. This is a great time for you to share relevant projects you have experience with that aren't on your resume.

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