Software Development Internships

Internship - IT Security Specialist / Penetration Tester (m/f/x)


  • security
  • python
  • linux
  • windows
  • macos

Quick Facts

Tettnang, DE

Job benefits

  • Free gym
  • Free drinks and fruits
  • Subsidized canteen
  • Great team events
  • Flexible working hours
  • Health measures
  • Healthy balance between work and personal life
  • Development opportunities
  • 30 vacational days

Job description

Avira offers students a lively and modern working environment, with wide-ranging personal development opportunities. It's your chance to develop your skills, innovate, and be part of a great team. Discover your true potential, while enjoying all the perks of cutting-edge technology in a laid-back atmosphere – with modern workspaces, a fitness studio, Italian coffee, free ice cream…

The Challenge

From the outset you will get the chance to work on a broad range of tasks and with a wide variety of technologies. Your activities will encompass auditing and reviewing web applications and drivers through to on-premises devices and private cloud instances. You will also have the freedom to initiate projects you have devised yourself.

To support the team, we are looking for a keen intern with a go-getter attitude and a passion to develop in this field.

The Team
In this role you will get to work with a young, enthusiastic, and dedicated team as a full team member.

What you will do/ What you can learn

As a Intern - IT Security Specialist / Penetration Tester, you will have the opportunity to perform a full range of tasks. These include:

  • Automating daily security

  • Penetration testing of our infrastructure and applications

  • Reproducing bug bounty reports as well as developing counter measures together with the team

  • Performing system architecture reviews

  • Involvement in projects such as SIEM integration and vulnerability management

The following points will help you to fulfill your responsibilities

  • A passion for cybersecurity

  • Good analytical skills and the ability to get to grips quickly with new technical subjects

  • Student of IT security, computer science, or a similar course of study

  • Good English skills

  • Basic experience with Python or other scripting languages

  • Basic knowledge of network architecture and components

  • Basic experience with operating systems such as Linux, Windows, and/or macOS

This job is based in Tettnang, Germany near Lake Constance (between Friedrichshafen, Ravensburg and Lindau).

Please upload your complete application by clicking the "Apply now" button, indicating your earliest availability as well as your preferred internship duration.

Benefits and perks:

New Work

  • Stylish building with roof terraces

  • Canteen and ChocaVira

  • Modern office concept

Learning & Development

  • Unlimited access to Udemy

  • Trainings & Conferences

  • Specialist Career

Health & Wellbeing

  • Gym and fitness courses

  • “JobRad” bike leasing

  • Medical checkups

Family & Living

  • Relocation Package

  • Vacation child care

  • Avira Prime licences


  • Onboarding events

  • Monthly Employee Meetings

  • Summer & Christmas parties

Location: Tettnang

Apply now