IronNet Internships

The EMC would like to congratulate the 2017 IronNet Interns!

Cadet Tristan Creek University of Illinois
Cadet Kaitlyn Hale-Lopez Purdue University
Cadet Alexander Sferrella Clemson University
Cadet Tucker Penny University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cadet Kenneth Hacker University of Kentucky

ACTION MEMORANDUM FOR ALL AAS/SW AREA AND REGION COMMANDERS AND PRESIDENTS: FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION TO ALL MEMBERS

SUBJECT: PAID INTERNSHIP; CYBER FOCUSED STUDENTS WITH IRONNET INC

FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS

1.  IronNet Cybersecurity Incorporated is accepting applications for as many as two internship positions in the Washington DC metro area.  THE SUSPENSE FOR APPLICATION SUBMISSION IS 17 FEBRUARY 2017 AND EARLIER APPLICATIONS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED.

2.  IronNet is exclusively offering these internships to AAS/SW students based on the performance of last year's AAS/SW Interns.  Students interested in these internships will apply directly with IronNet and do not need to go through the EMC.  A detailed position description and application instructions for these internships is below.

3.  These positions are for interns working within the IronNet Cyber Operations Center (CyOC) conducting computer network defense operations and implementing security controls on behalf of large organizations with expansive and complex network topologies. Once integrated into operations, these positions require the ability to detect and analyze anomalies within company infrastructure, integrate engineered solutions, implement security controls and collaborate on IT requirements across multiple divisions throughout the company. Applicants should have an understanding of general cybersecurity, and incident response frameworks that are used
both nationally and internationally. Shift work may be required. Travel required: 25%

4.  Duties:

5.  Focus of positions:

Initial responsibilities will revolve around monitoring and developing workflows around security solutions for any indications of potentially malicious activity. Additional responsibilities will include the use, testing and making recommendations for the development of a world class threat hunting platform as a subcomponent of a larger framework. A longer term opportunity will include added responsibility for computer network defense operations within the Cyber Operations Center at IronNet.

6.  Qualities:

7. Highly desirable qualities:

8. Application Instructions:

Applicants should electronically submit a resume and copy of complete transcripts to the following POCs by 17 Feb 2017 for a 03 Mar 2017 selection.  Applicants should inform the EMC at mgmt.center@arnold-air.org when applying; however, the EMC does not need to review the application and will not be involved in selection.

Primary POC: Christine Gordon, Christine.Gordon@ironnetcybersecurity.com

Alternate POC:Trisha Dixon, Trisha.Dixon@ironnetcybersecurity.com

Signed//DPW//26 Oct 2016