Intern - IT Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Internships Santa Clara, California


Our Mission 

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: 

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. 

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are. 

Your Career

You will be working on our IT ERP Technical team who supports the existing SAP ERP Solution, Enhance the SAP ERP Product by adding Custom solutions, Automate business processes using Robotic Process Automation, Execute Process Mining to uncover the business process bottlenecks, etc. The team also supports SAP Mobile Solutions and all Integrations with Palo Alto Networks Partners.

Our global internship program trains the next generation of cybersecurity talent across a range of specializations, from threat intelligence to information security, engineering, and marketing. The program also features a combination of challenging projects with tangible impact, engaging social events, and networking opportunities. Interns and recent graduates can learn about the network security industry from leading thinkers, grow their professional networks, and be part of a career-defining experience.

Our Summer Internship Program from May-August or June-September provides you:

  • 1:1 mentorship
  • Fun and engaging events that inspire your intellectual curiosity
  • The opportunity to expand your knowledge and work on challenging projects
  • Connections to other recent grads, and employees across the company as well as our leaders

Your Impact

  • Responsible for automating complex workflows using RPA tools like UiPath, Excel Macros, and VBA script
  • Responsible for analysis, design, development, testing & rollout of application enhancements, code fixes
  • Support, debug and break-fix any issues with Bots independently
  • Develop Data models using SQL for Celonis process mining
  • Learn new skills and technologies including UiPath, Celonis that will open paths to many new possible careers. The learning never ends - you are expected to continuously learn and up-skill during your time here
  • Innovate and create new tools that will help IT run simple. Anything you can think of to make the business run better
  • SAP System Integration

Your Experience

  • Strong SQL and VBScripting skills
  • Excellent teamwork and attitude under stressful timelines
  • Critical thinker that is self-motivated and able to function as an independent worker
  • Excellent written communication and logical argument presentation
  • Expected to be persistent in getting information from responsible parties
  • Knowledge of ERP systems is a plus

Requirements – To apply, you must be pursuing a 4-year Undergraduate Degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above, a 2-year Master’s Degree or a Doctorate degree and returning to school in the fall. You must have the authorization to work within the United States.

*Please note that we will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position*

The Team 

Our IT SAP Group is responsible for maintaining/enhancing the SAP ERP solution according to Palo Alto Networks requirements. We support the ongoing business including Operations / Finance & Accounting / Tax etc and the New Product Introduction projects.

Our Commitment 

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. 

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at 

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.