Answered by Stephanie, Hiring Expert at AT&T Inc., on Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Congrats on going back to school! If you want to go where the growth is, set your sights on cybersecurity. It’s one of the fastest evolving fields in technology as the Internet of Things comes to life and connects everything from whole homes and vehicles to everyday necessities like healthcare and shopping. In fact, the explosive growth in network security is a primary driver for the recent launch of our own Cybersecurity Development Program here at AT&T. Programs like ours look for college grads with the right talents who are ready to shape their career in network security and make an impact through tracking, identifying, and preempting threats to our customers and network.
Do a little searching and you’ll find a huge number of opportunities in a range of industries. Read up on what fits your talents best and expand your search from there. After all, nearly every company has a need to protect their customers, data, and technology, and digital forensics experts are needed to help formulate effective security strategies.
All the best with your upcoming graduation and career search!