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Corporate Security Intern


Arlington, VA, US, 22202

Job ID: 104127


Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Additionally, the company builds power systems and electro-optical/infrared systems for a wide range of commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A.  For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at

Job Summary

The Security Intern will perform professional duties in support of National Security, in particular functional areas related to Information Security and Cybersecurity, gradually increasing in level of difficulty and complexity.

Job Responsibilities

Contributes to the execution of projects and organizational objectives when asked

Creates graphs and charts for various projects using spreadsheet and graphics software with direction
Assists in development and completion of tailored system security plans
Assists in development of technical training materials and resources
Creates various documents and electronic information with direction
Update relevant data using database applications
Assists in answering questions and/or refers inquiry to appropriate person
Assists in researching information as needed for projects and other objectives
Assists in coordinating conferences and special events; assists in making any necessary room rental, reservation or catering arrangements
Adhere to procedures relating to the proper use and care of equipment and materials for which the role has responsibility
Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Job Responsibilities Part II


Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Proficient knowledge with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Applicant selected will be subject to a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Ability to work well in a team environment
Interested in growing their technical skill set
Demonstrates the ability to analyze and solve problems
Excellent oral and written communication skills

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families, and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, Leonardo DRS is taking action to address the risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace.  We require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated, unless a medical or religious accommodation is formally approved by Leonardo DRS prior to commencing employment.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

Our employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish this through:

INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.

OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE. We set high standards of performance for ourselves and others. We consistently deliver excellent products and services. We adhere to quality levels demanded by our customers. We assume responsibility and accountability to achieve excellence. We settle for nothing less.

CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long-term relationships with our customers.

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION. We accept unconditionally the value that every individual has to offer. We embrace different points of view. We continually foster an environment that enables all employees to contribute to their full potential. We cooperate together as a diverse workforce serving a diverse population.

INNOVATION.  At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed 
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.  We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. 

For additional information on  Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at

Nearest Major Market: Arlington Virginia
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC