Intern - InfoSec Technical Product Manager

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

We are seeking a motivated, forward-thinking intern to join our Technical Program Management Team. The TPMs at Palo Alto Networks lead and drive the organization and execution of all key Programs and Initiatives that are key to the success of our products. As a Technical Program Manager, you will play a key role within our InfoSec team in leading complex, cross functional security related technical projects using your engineering and project management expertise. You will plan for requirements with internal customers and lead projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project plans, driving functional/technical design, managing risks & issues and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders, provide day-to-day coordination for projects and tasks. In addition a big part of the role will be to help drive process and communications improvements across multiple teams and functions.

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 interns, recent grads, and employees across the company as well as our leaders

Your Impact

  • Develop program/project management skills
  • Learn new agile delivery/execution methodologies
  • Develop technical expertise in software and cloud security 

Your Experience

  • Working towards a Computer Science or BuDegree
  • Analytical and solution-oriented background, with great people skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills


To apply, you must be pursuing a 4-year Undergraduate Degree, 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.

The Team

We’re not your ordinary Information Security team. We’re a diverse group of security professionals that accepts challenging the status quo in order to protect Palo Alto Networks and our customers.

Driving innovation on the Information Security team of the fastest-growing high-tech cybersecurity company is a once in a lifetime opportunity. You’ll be joined by the brightest minds in technology, and our global teams are on the front line of defense against cyberattacks.

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.