Palo Alto Networks Intern-Finance in Santa Clara, California

Palo Alto Networks® is the next-generation security company, leading a new era in cybersecurity by safely enabling applications and preventing cyber breaches for tens of thousands of organizations worldwide. If you want to make an impact, are motivated, intelligent, creative, and hardworking, then this job is for you!

Our Summer Internship Program provides you:

  • 1:1 mentorship

  • Fun and engaging events that inspire your intellectual curiosity

  • Opportunities 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.

Our FP&A team is responsible for providing meaningful and accurate budgetary and analytical support to the company.

You will be working on our G&A finance team where we are responsible for planning, forecasting and providing analytics around IT and Workplace Resources initiatives.


  • Assist G&A FPA team in monthly close and financial forecast

  • Contribute to our FY’19 planning session

  • Optimize and streamline our current IT and WPR spend reporting

  • Build and own IT application renewal dashboard. Working cross-functionally with IT and Procurement

  • Enhance our headcount by location model used for capacity planning

  • Provide industry benchmarking analysis for the IT organization (Gartner)


  • Hardworking, eager to learn, and self-motivated

  • Strong propensity for spreadsheets, systems, and processes

  • Ability to communicate clearly and work cross-functionally

To apply, you must be pursuing a 4-year Undergraduate Degree, a 2-year Master’s Degree or a Doctorate degree. You must have authorization to work within the United States.

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EOE Protected Veterans/Disability.