2018 Student Internship (U.S.) - Computer Networking Intern

  • Bechtel
  • USA
  • Mar 12, 2018
Internship Computer Science Engineering Technology


Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our employees use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our customers and our business.  Bechtel's internship program was created to cultivate real-life industry interest based on hands-on experience.  Many new university graduate hires began their careers at Bechtel as a student intern. 

IS&T interns will utilize enterprise level information management systems and practices to proactively respond to challenges at a global scale.  They will also work with industry information management systems to coordinate a best in class response to computer-related incidents.  There is a world of opportunities for people in IS&T at Bechtel. 

The Information Systems and Technology organization hires interns in the following areas:  Infrastructure, Systems Engineering, Information Security, Software Engineering/Development, Big Data Analytics, Information Management, and in other areas of support for our Corporate Systems.  These areas all play an important role within our organization and are essential to the sharing of information and data collection amongst our employers, clients, and partners towards achieving our company's business goals and objectives. 

Each year, we hire numerous IS&T Interns.  The total number of hires and start dates are subject to workload and business conditions. Locations will vary based on project needs, and may include Houston, TX, Glendale, AZ, and Reston, VA, along with various project sites. 

General Job Duties

Interns may be responsible for:

  • Monitoring alerts and events utilizing monitoring tools and providing day-to-day security reports on monitored activities;
  • Compiling reports;
  • Analyzing data and building dashboards, etc.;
  • Data collection, analysis, and data cleansing;
  • Developing Web and/or mobile applications;
  • Managing and resolving security and networking operations tickets in a timely fashion; and
  • Troubleshooting and resolving operating systems issues. 

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a four-year Bachelor of Science degree program in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Information Technology, Information Systems Management, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Completed at least one year of undergraduate studies in one of the above fields
  • Possess the eligibility to work and remain in the U.S. without sponsorship 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed relevant coursework with a strong GPA
  • Prior co-op or internship experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills