Software Engineer Student Intern - Summer 2024 - CIPHER

Submit Resume ID: 499327
Type: Students: Intern
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Other

Job Description

GTRI’s Cybersecurity, Information Protection, and Hardware Evaluation Research (CIPHER) Lab is looking for student interns to start Summer 2024. Interns will work closely with researchers to produce high-quality software systems and tools to solve cybersecurity and/or intelligence analysis problems. These systems will work with very large datasets, require careful software design, and incorporate state-of-the-art machine learning techniques and other data analysis algorithms.

Required Minimum Qualifications


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field.
  • 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Experience with at least one of the following: Java, Python, C languages,
  • Understanding of software development & design patterns and best practices
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be registered for Full-time Internship Credit

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with software development tools and workflows, including source control (e.g., git)
  • Experience with network analysis and/or security best practices and the network stack
  • Understanding of cybersecurity issues and/or intelligence analysis
  • Experience with Machine Learning tools and techniques
  • Experience designing non-trivial software tools, systems, and frameworks
  • Experience analyzing large datasets and adapting state-of-the-art algorithms/techniques

Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required


Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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