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Intern - IT Security Compliance

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Location: Cayce, SC, US, 29033-3712

Company: Dominion Energy

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.


Job Summary

As an intern, you will work at Cayce, SC OR in historical downtown Richmond, Virginia. During your internship at Dominion Energy, you will regularly interact with the IT team to:

  • Learn and gain a better understanding of cyber security controls used in a corporate environment.
  • Gain hands on IT real work experience and expand your knowledge as you learn and apply basic cyber security skills.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Possess a basic knowledge of Windows 10.
  • Demonstrate the ability read and write Microsoft PowerShell or other related scripting language.
  • Possess a basic understanding malware and the defenses used to mitigate malware threats.
  • Possess basic analytical skills and aptitude for understanding and applying software technical concepts.
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal skills and interact with internal and external consumers and is customer oriented.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Has the ability to read and understand basic reports and instructions.
  • Ability to evaluate problems and make sound decisions.
  • Possesses a basic knowledge of cyber & human performance controls.
  • Possesses a basic knowledge of cyber security best practices.
  • Possesses a basic understanding and knowledge of current cyber security best practices.
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Education Requirements

  • Must currently be enrolled in a 4 year ABET accredited college or university degreed program in Information Technology, Cyber Security, Computer Science, or a related course of study.
  • Must be a Sophmore(Class of 2024) or Junior(Class of 2023) 
  • Must currently have a minimum GPA of 2.5.

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Would like an intern who can work year-round. Sophomore or Junior is preferred.

Test Description

No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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