2017 High School Technical Intern (CyberPatriot)

Where will you find innovation and technology? Right here at Northrop Grumman Corporation. Northrop Grumman Technology Services sector is seeking a High School Technical Intern (Cyber Patriot) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Woodlawn, MD.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman’s Health Systems Management operating unit which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients.

A High School Technical Intern (Cyber Patriot) will assist in the gathering, analyzes, research, review and develop program requirements and produce technical documentation for various areas within the program.

Responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Interact with stakeholders and participate with team in working sessions to solicit user in obtaining business requirements.
  • Participate, learn how to prepare Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) documents
  • Support and participate in the testing of application processes using Application Lifecycle Management (ALM).
  • Assist with the development of functional and design requirements documents
  • Perform analytical and hands-on work in the Cyber Security disciplines
  • Develop presentations in MS PowerPoint and participate in briefings to project stakeholders
  • Document meeting minutes
  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis
  • Become knowledgeable on the HIPAA policies and procedures for the program and ensure awareness of HIPAA breach process. Understand your role in HIPAA compliance and be able to execute that role in an effective manner.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited high school and be in Senior Year when internship starts.
  • Must be accepted to an accredited college or university for the Fall 2017 prior to starting work
  • Must have participated in the CyberPatriot Program.
  • GPA (3.25) un-weighted or higher
  • Minimum age of 16
  • Knowledge of MS Office products
  • Interest in a career that ties to engineering, mathematics, science, or technology
  • Must be a US Person (US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident)
  • Must have the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience or involvement with STEM programs and activities such as robotics teams (FIRST, VEX), MATHCOUNTS, Northrop Grumman Innovation Challenge, or a Northrop Grumman mentoring program.
  • Leadership experience
  • Community involvement

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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