Tech Program Intern III (Project Management - Security Training Awareness) - Hybrid

Requisition Id:  368653
Business Unit:  Corporate

North Richland Hills, TX, US, 76180


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the Tech Program Intern III (Project Management-Security Training & Awareness), you will help implement information security processes to protect the company against the breach of protected information and unauthorized intrusion into our network and systems. The Tech Program Intern III will collaborate with the Information Security teams and other XPO teams to create awareness, user engagement and information security plans, implement solutions, and monitor the effectiveness of the systems that keep XPO running smoothly. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation. This 12-week internship program will take place in one of multiple locations during the summer of 2024.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Under direction, manage all aspects of the project lifecycle using hybrid Agile methodologies and practices.
  • Collaborate with the team to initiate, plan and deliver Information Security projects.
  • Enjoy working with diverse personalities and leadership styles.
  • Develop and maintain standard project management deliverables such as project charter, RAID log, project status, deployment plan. Own and drive Risk and Issues management processes.
  • Report project status to Information Security leadership team.
  • Collaborate and coordinate geographically dispersed project teams and business stakeholders to deliver security projects
  • Lead Security Awareness projects and/or Information Security implementation initiatives.
  • Participate in designing and conducting information security training, and raising awareness of programs; conduct team activities following established department guidelines and standard tools such as Cofense, work and project management (PMI, Agile), information security, etc.
  • Identify opportunities and best practices for continual process improvements for Information security initiatives

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Recent college graduate or currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program from an accredited university or college
  • 2 or more years of relevant coursework

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Background or education in related field (Cyber Security, IT, Project Management)
  • Class status as a junior (3rd year) or greater
  • 2 years of relevant coursework
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with administrative processes
  • Competent with Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Excel, Powerpoint, Word)
  • Understanding of information security, IT systems and networking concepts
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment; consult with team members and management as needed
  • Ability to be open-minded and receptive to feedback in an intellectually rigorous environment
  • Good organizational skills and ability to multitask
  • Great verbal and written communication skills

Be part of something big.



We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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