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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:

Project-based internships 

Dedicated mentoring by industry leaders

Exposure to and support from FireEye leaders

Intern project showcase

Community outreach 

2019 IGNITE Intern Program
Research & Engineering Internships

FireEye 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.

Internships in R&E will be in the following areas: 

If you're interested in an internship in R&E at FireEye, join our talent community here.

Software & Hardware Engineering Internships

FireEye's University Recruiting team is hiring innovative minded engineering students for the following roles:
  • Software Engineer
  • QA Engineer
  • UI/UX Design & Development
  • Web Development
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Technical Writing
Learn more about our Engineering intern projects and join our talent community here.

Business Operations Internships

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. 

We offer internships across the following areas of business operations: 

  • Marketing
  • Field Marketing 
  • Product Marketing 
  • Data Analytics 
  • Technical Marketing  
  • Human Resources 
  • Sales Operations 
  • Legal

If you're interested in an internship in this area, join our talent community here.

Technical Support Internships

The Technical Support organization serves as a centralized point of contact for Customers, Partners and Internal FireEye functions to perform a wide range of administrative and technical related responsibilities. Working alongside our Technical Support Engineers, this team coordinates Customer Service and Subscription related activities and acts as a focal point for basic problem resolution.

Learn more about the Technical Support internship and join our talent community here.

Cyber Security Analyst Internships

As an intern on the Managed Defense 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 Security Analyst internship and join our talent community here.

Intelligence Internships

FireEye Threat Intelligence is a proactive, forward-looking means of qualifying threats poised to disrupt your business based on the intents, tools and tactics of the attacker. Our high-fidelity, comprehensive intelligence delivers visibility beyond the typical attack lifecycle, adding context and priority to global threats before, during and after an attack.

Interns on the Intelligence team will perform a variety of malware analysis, vulnerability, and related technical analysis tasks and create detailed, actionable reports to provide our customers. 

FireEye will be hiring interns for the following roles:

Vulnerability Intel Intern

Threat Intel Intern

Technical Intel Intern

Data Science/Analytics Intern (Threat Intelligence)

Incident Response / Red Team Internships

We find evil and solve cyber-crime. The Incident Response wing of FireEye, 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 internship with our Mandiant Consulting organization by clicking on a link below. If you're interested, go ahead and apply!

Incident Response/Red Team Internships - Alexandria, VA

Incident Response/Red Team Internships - New York, NY

Incident Response/Red Team Internship - San Francisco, CA

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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