Sony Pictures Entertainment Infosec Intern—Sony Pictures Entertainment, Fall 2017 Internship in Culver City, California

Infosec Intern—Sony Pictures Entertainment, Fall 2017 Internship

INFOSEC is responsible for providing information security services so Sony Pictures and subsidiaries. The Security Operations team is specifically responsible for Incident Response, Threat Analysis and the day to day operation of cyber security tools. We are seeking an intern to join either the Incident Response or Cyber Threat Analysis team.


• Incident Response: Investigate and analyze event data to determine an incident has occurred. Confirmed incidents must be fully investigated, documented and remediated.

• Threat Analysis: Perform all source (Internet, Dark Web, Commercial, and Proprietary data) searches and analysis to understand and predict threats and threat groups that target Sony Pictures networks.


• Exposure to hard drive and network data analysis (ex: Encase, FTK Imager, Autopsy)

• Exposure to malware and malware analysis techniques (PCAPs, API hooks, IDA Pro, Win Hex)

• Technical familiarity with Windows 7 (ex: registry hives, File Artifacts, etc.)

• Exposure to advanced data analysis and pivoting techniques

• Strong written and oral communication skills

• Experience writing formal reports and informational briefings

• Ability to work independently on small projects

• Strong background in general IT / Operation Systems / Network Protocols

• Strong logic skills regarding the interconnectivity of systems, software and networks

• Familiarity with log analysis

• Familiarity with Splunk

• Desire to learn and able to take initiative in researching solutions to problems

• Experience with scripting

SPE’s Fall Intern 2017 Program is a 12-week part-time program from September 25-December 15, 2017. All applicants must be enrolled in an accredited degree program for the entire duration of their internship and must be available for the full 12 week session.

*Sony Pictures Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics.

  • Sony Pictures - CA - Culver City Area & Studios

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) is a subsidiary of Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE's global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition and distribution; television production, acquisition and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies.