Intern - Product Strategy

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


Our global internship program trains the next generation of cybersecurity talent across a range of specializations, from threat intelligence to, engineering, to strategy. The program features a combination of challenging & impactful projects, engaging social events, and networking opportunities. Participants 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 interns, recent grads, and employees across the company as well as our leaders


Your Impact


Through this internship program, you will:


        Break down problems and driving them to data-driven, outcome-oriented recommendations

        Bridge strategy and operations

        Learn about cybersecurity technologies


Your Experience


        You are working toward an MBA or similar degree, and have 3+ years of relevant work experience in strategy consulting, private equity, or tech strategy / “biz ops” functions

        You possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills

        You articulate complex ideas effectively with excellent verbal & written communication skills

        You have experience leading through influence and collaborating across teams

        You are curious about technology, like to be hands-on, and are eager to learn about cybersecurity


The Team


Product Strategy focuses on critical strategic and business challenges to sustain our growth and industry leadership. We enable product teams’ success by bringing business insight and strategy experience to uncover opportunities and drive results.



Our Commitment


We’re trailblazers who 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 disabilities. 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.