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Network Security Intern

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15d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


AI generated summary

  • You must be a Junior or Senior pursuing a technology-related degree with a GPA of 3.0+. Prefer candidates with Network and Cyber Security interests. Self-motivated, team player with strong communication skills, willing to work in a fast-paced, customer-driven environment.
  • You will monitor alerts, implement vulnerability scanning, compile security data, and collaborate with IT teams to enhance network security at CITGO.

Off-cycle Internship

IT & CybersecurityHouston


  • Participate in the operation of the Cyber security scheme related to network security, monitoring and administration of technical cybersecurity defenses for intrusion detection and prevention, network access monitoring and control, network vulnerability scanning, endpoint protection, etc. In addition, the Network Security Intern participates in the process of reviewing, triage and executing the incident response process.  


  • Degree / The minimum number of years of job related experience required by this job is:
  • Junior or Senior pursuing a bachelors or masters in a technology related field.
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher required.
  • List any specialized training or unique skills required:
  • Would prefer candidates with Network and Cyber Security interests.
  • Skills include: Must be self-motivated, team player, and committed to the department and CITGO.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be willing to work in a team, flexible environment which is fast paced and customer driven.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

IT & Cybersecurity


  • Monitoring of the department’s capability for real-time alerting (SIEM); triage and respond to alerts based on Incident Response procedure.
  • Implement the department’s vulnerability scanning program, work with IT department to ensure mitigating controls, and/or patching, are implemented timely and with minimal impact to the business operations.
  • Compile security tools' logs and statistics to produce metrics and trends presentation/reporting.
  • Work with other IT groups to identify systems requiring security hardening, gather benchmark and configuration baselines, and implement recommendations based on consensus and least priviledge principle.
  • Participates in the planning processes of all CITGO network security projects. Create plans, provides estimated target dates and tracks project progress.


Work type

Full time

Work mode





  • Remote Work options available for eligible positions
  • Options are department and/or location specific
  • 9/80 Work Schedule Option (where applicable)
  • Annual Vacation Incentive (40-120 hours of additional pay) for Eligible Employees
  • Paid Vacation Time
  • Company-Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Excellent 401(k) Match
  • Pension Plan
  • Company-Paid Sick Leave and Long-Term Disability
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans; FSA and HSA options
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance for Active Employees
  • Healthy Rewards Program
  • Service Awards Program
  • Educational Assistance Plan
  • Dependent Children Scholarships
  • Reimbursement for Gym Membership
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • On-site Health Clinic
  • On-site Cafeteria (select locations)
  • On-site Credit Union and ATM (Corporate office only)
  • On-site Fitness Center (select locations)