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Network Security Internship

  • Irdeto
  • Hoofddorp, Netherlands
  • 06/09/2021

Job Description

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.


People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.


The Role:

As a Network Security Intern, you will be part of the Technology Operations Infrastructure and Security team. The team are heavily involved in orchestration and automation activities, so this is a great opportunity to gain experience in a cross-functional team within a global IT organisation. You will be exposed to both the operational and project aspects of our team so you can expect a high level of collaboration with team members with many years of experience.


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Working primarily with the Network Security team to identify use cases for automation.
  • Defining and deploying standardised global configuration templates.
  • Assist with the troubleshooting and resolution of networking issues.
  • Assist in project work in the Infrastructure and Security space.


How you can add value to the team?

  • Currently studying a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field (to be considered for the internship, you need to be enrolled in a university / other educational institution).
  • You are available for an internship for 6-12 months.
  • You are available at least 4 days a week.
  • Some knowledge of Cisco IOS and LAN Switching in particular.
  • An interest in Cybersecurity.
  • Some experience with a scripting language (i.e., Python) is a big plus.
  • Dare to be curious, creative and provide innovative solutions by thinking outside-the-box.
  • Good English communication skills (both verbal and written).


What you can expect from us:

Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.


In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

  • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced 
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program
  • Innovation sabbatical
  • Volunteer Day
  • State of the art office space
  • On the job coaching and mentoring
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
  • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)


With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.


Welcome to Irdeto!


Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.