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Thursday, September 22, 2016
National Security Agency Intelligence and Language Analysis Internships-Summer 2017
U.S. National Security Agency (NSA)
Fort Meade, Maryland
DEADLINE: October 9, 2016
The National Security Agency (NSA) employs some of the most intelligent people in the intelligence business. Our professionals work diligently to protect our nations information systems, gather and analyze foreign intelligence, and solve a number of challenges not found in the private sector.
Spend your summer in an intense and exciting 12-week internship in either Intelligence Analysis (IA) or Foreign Language Analysis (LA). You will gain practical experience while putting your skills to work in the U.S. Intelligence Community, working for the world's technology leader and top cryptologic organization. IA/LA Internships are located in the Baltimore, MD/Washington, DC area and open to both undergraduate and graduate students nearing their final year of study. Both programs present unparalleled access to the tools and methods used by professional analysts to gather intelligence and access to the professionals themselves. Training is combined with an apprenticeship to senior NSA intel/language analysts where interns can see first hand how the work is done.
The Intelligence Analysis (Job ID #1070634) and Language Analysis (Job ID #1071633) programs are looking for students in the following fields of study: International Affairs/Politics/Relations, Intelligence/Security Studies, Regional Studies, Economics, Decision/Information/Data Science, Multiple courses in computer science, networking, technology or telecommunications
*Language Analysis Program applicants must have proficiency in one of the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, Farsi, Korean, and/or Russian
Applications for both programs are accepted from May 15 through Oct. 15, 2016. All internships are paid salary commensurate with education level and occur between mid-May and mid-August 2017. Benefits All internships are paid - salary is commensurate with education level Annual leave, sick leave, and paid federal holidays Travel reimbursement available for students attending schools in excess of 75 miles from Ft. Meade, MD Subsidized housing accommodations available upon request if school is in excess of 75 miles from Ft. Meade, MD
Must be a U.S. citizen
Must be eligible to be granted a security clearance
Must have at least one semester or quarter of college study after the internship
Must be available for an operational interview, testing, and other applicable processing intermittently between June 2016 and January 2017