Cyber Security Intern for NASA Ames

ASRC Federal Research and Technology Solutions (ARTS) has been awarded a five year, $400 million dollar contract to provide comprehensive IT services to NASA Ames Research Center located in Mountain View, CA.
We are seeking  anInformation Security Intern to join our growing cyber security team in supporting NASA’s Security Operations Center (SOC) at Ames Research Center in Mountain View, CA.
  • Under Supervision Monitor NASA agency sensors and SOC (Security Operations Center) systems for incidents and malicious activity 
  • Under Supervision Analyze security events and identify relevant incidents 
  • Learn to Correlate and discover relationships between seemingly unrelated events and incidents 
  • Under Supervision Generate high quality reports 
  • Under supervision perform packet analysis and analyze network traffic for security events 
  • Contribute to process improvement and efficiency 
Requirements (Education, Skills & Abilities)
  • Familiarity in a command line environment in an operating systems 
  • Training or familiarity with Information Security
  • Training or familiarity in networking fundamentals with knowledge of TCP/IP and other core protocols 
  • Training or familiarity of common network based services and common client/server applications, i.e. HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, SSH, FTP, DNS
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn with web based instructions
  • Ability to take direction
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Track record of being motivated to learn and thrive on challenges 
  • Commitment to Excellence; Thirst for Knowledge 
  • Ability to obtain a government clearance (US Citizenship is required)
Desired Skills
  • Intermediate to advanced skill’s in Microsoft Windows and Linux IOS
  • Security +
  • Network +
ASRC Federal and its Subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



  Information Technology 

Primary Location

  United States-CA, United States-Moffett Field, CA, United States 

Education Level

  Bachelor’s Degree 





Job Level

  Individual Contributor/Non-Management 

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