Student, Intern- Information Security (Summer 2023)

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: The Woodlands, Texas, United States

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date:  

Work Place Flexibility: Hybrid 


Job Summary/Purpose:

The information security organization offers a unique opportunity for students who are passionate about cyber security and want an opportunity to apply what they’ve learned in a real-world information technology and operational technology environment. The opportunities span across security operations, security engineering and vulnerability management. The culmination of the internship will require a report and presentation to senior management.


The ideal candidate is detail oriented, a problem solver, and is interested in advancing their career by being part of a high performing team and gaining real-life work experiences.  This is a hybrid position.


Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Performs tasks associated with gathering, analyzing, and documentation of data assets and data points
  • Assist in the production of dashboards and reports for the data as instructed
  • Assist with identification and triage of security incidents
  • Assist with identification of software security patches, vulnerabilities, and threats
  • Assist with ensuring documentation on incidents or requests for support is timely and accurate through our issues tracking application
  • Assist in managing system access through various toolsets, as required
  • Gain an understanding of existing business processes and systems
  • Assist in the integration of data from multiple sources to draw conclusions regarding Entergy’s security posture
  • Competently interface with other groups and Business Units
  • Other duties as assigned


Desired Qualifications:

  • Self-driven, self-motivated
  • Basic understanding of cybersecurity and attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures
  • Basic understanding of security domains including risk management, security operations, security architecture, infrastructure security, access management and cloud security
  • Scripting/automation capabilities and data analytics capabilities a plus
  • Demonstration of knowledge via security compliance related internships, classes or projects


Minimum Education required of the position:

  • Pursing undergraduate or master’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Management of Information Systems (MIS), or relevant field
  • GPA:  3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or higher
  • Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship


Primary Location: Texas-The Woodlands Texas : The Woodlands 
Job Function: Students / Early Careers
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Relocation Option: Level III
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 108724
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%


An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.


As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


Please note: Authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment in this position. Entergy will not sponsor candidates for work visas for this position.

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