Internships

Start a career of purpose.

An internship at Northrop Grumman is unique. Sure, you’ll learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that opens doors. But you’ll gain something even more valuable:
a sense of accomplishment.




National Intern Day

Northrop Grumman interns took over our social media channels this summer, providing a glimpse into their work in a variety of disciplines and across many locations. Which internship will you apply for this year?

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PROGRAM AT-A-GLANCE

2,000+

Fellow interns

71%

Intern-to-full time conversion rate

300+

Universities and colleges represented in our internship population

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INTERNSHIPS - LEARNING BY DOING

Interns at Northrop Grumman make significant contributions while gaining hands-on experience and working alongside a team of innovators. click here button


Internships available in

Engineering / Project Management / Business / Cyber

Click here to see all internship and early career positions available

MEET ADAM

Learn about his journey from starting as an intern to becoming a manager


Making offers

Timeline

The majority of our internship hiring season, including interviewing and making offers, is in the fall. Internships begin in May or June and finish up in August/September.
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Events

Find out when we will be on campus or at career fairs. click here button

On the Hunt for the Best Career Fit

ON THE HUNT FOR THE BEST CAREER FIT

Hundreds of summer interns at several sites went on a lab-hopping quest in July to discover Northrop Grumman’s work in artificial intelligence, machine learning, C4ISR, autonomous systems, spacecraft and propulsion assembly, metrology, instrumentation and more. click here button


College Internships

College Internships

We look for rising sophomores, juniors, seniors and grad students at accredited institutions.
High School Internships

High School Internships

We also have internship opportunities for high school students.
Mentoring

Mentoring

Interns learn from who are experts in their fields through formal and informal mentoring. click here button

“While I have a networking and development background, here at Northrop Grumman for my internship, I’m able to explore other fields that I find interesting. This summer, I’m helping integrate model based systems engineering tools into real architecture teams. I also have many opportunities to network and build relationships with other employees.”

—Jaylyn, Cyber Intern

Jaylyn

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