Facebook Security Engineering Intern, Corporate Security in Menlo Park, California

Facebook was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Facebook’s security team is seeking a highly talented and motivated Security Engineering Intern. With over 1.7 billion people using Facebook and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career here offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. The Security team at Facebook protects the security and privacy of over 1.7 billion people, is responsible for monitoring internal tools and external threats against the company systems and infrastructure, and designs scalable security solutions. We make life hard for the bad guys. For this role the ideal candidates are passionate about the security of corporate infrastructure and services . This position is located in Menlo Park, CA and will begin in Summer 2017.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop solutions to harden platforms and increase the security posture of FB’s corporate infrastructure

  2. Build internal tools that inhibit an attacker and can detect security issues

  3. Assess and implement vendor security solutions that support our mission

  4. Perform security assessments of anything from a physical security system to a complex web application

  5. Proactively find and fix security problems

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Pursuing B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field

  2. Strong knowledge of Internet security issues and the threat landscape

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Strong understanding of host, network and application security

  2. Strong background in GNU/Linux, Windows and OS X

    1. Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP networking, and network services such as DNS, SMTP, DHCP, etc,

    2. Knowledge of using and writing scripts in PHP, Python, or Bash, etc.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.