About the company
The Directorate of Digital Innovation (DDI) is at the forefront of defining the future of digital expertise within the CIA. DDI focuses on developing the workforce with cutting-edge skills, investing in IT infrastructure, and modernizing the way the Agency does business. DDI officers help accelerate the integration of innovative methods and tools to enhance the CIA's cyber and digital capabilities on a global scale and ultimately help safeguard our nation.
Internship program seeks highly motivated, creative, and innovative students who have outstanding interpersonal and team knowledge to help solve intelligence problems to work in the CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology.
- Developing quick turn-around technical solutions, which require the application and/or modification of hardware and software.
- Working in an R&D environment focusing on identifying new materials, technologies and techniques that can be integrated into existing business areas.
- Designing, fabricating and assembling all forms of mechanical devices from initial concept to completion or modification and customization of commercial products as well as providing after market services.
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Students should be enrolled in Biometrics, Information Networking, Mathematics, Computer Science, Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Program Management, and Systems Engineering programs with a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.
Interns generally are required to work either a combination of one semester and one summer internship or two 90-day summer internships.