Careers with NYC Cyber Command

Careers with NYC Cyber Command

About Cyber Command

New York City Cyber Command (NYC3) is committed to protecting City systems and technology infrastructure that enable vital services to New Yorkers from cyber threats, and helping residents become safer in their digital lives.

As the organization defending the largest municipality in the country, NYC3 is charged with directing citywide incident response, setting citywide cybersecurity policies and standards and working with city agencies to strengthen their cyber defenses.

Mission Statement

"To lead and execute an innovative, intelligence-driven, risk-informed cyber defense and response strategy -- with the support of key partners and allies -- that enables the city government to properly function and provide services to New Yorkers."

Vision Statement

"New York City the most cyber-resilient city in the world"

Special Announcement

We are recruiting again!

Due to the current COVID-19 crisis, Cyber Command had suspended all paid recruitment activities. We are authorized to hire at very minimal amounts. If you are interested in our opportunities, please submit your resume through the portals below. The hiring managers will request interviews with you should they wish to proceed. More positions will be coming soon.

We emphasize that although recruitment has restarted, selecting candidates could take some significant amount of time. Please manage expectations accordingly.

Unpaid internships will be posted below.

We hope you remain safe through these challenging times.

Threat Management

Security Sciences

Urban Technology


Audit & Compliance

College Aides

College Aides are interns who are eligible to work half time during school semesters and full time during breaks. Candidates are eligible for these positions only if they are matriculated in a degree bearing program (bachelors or masters) from an accredited institution. All College Aides must have residency within the 5 boroughs of NYC within 90 days of starting the position.

Unpaid Internships

Spring Internships are internships for students in degree bearing programs at an accredited institution. The length of the internship cannot exceed 12 weeks and must take place during the spring semester between January and May.

Summer Internships are full time internships for students in degree bearing programs at an accredited institution. May graduates in bachelor's programs are also eligible. The length of the internship cannot exceed 13 weeks and must take place between the start of May and the end of September.

Our summer internship application period has closed. For future internship openings please fill out the Internship Interest Form to receive notifications for new postings.