Our mission is to ensure the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all. An Internet that truly puts people first, where individuals can shape their own experience and are empowered, safe and independent.
Privacy, Networking & Security Research Intern
Mozilla is hiring Privacy, Networking, & Research Engineering Interns onto our technical teams throughout the world. Our headquarters are based in the Bay Area, but we have positions in our offices in Toronto and Berlin!
We are engineers, designers, makers, and problem solvers. We work in the fishbowl known as the open source community, with a clear focus on making the Web better. Working with us, you’ll help build interesting new features, improve Mozilla products, and explore new product directions. To be part of the team, we ask that you be user centered, technically-curious, and excited to be moving the Mozilla mission forward.
Privacy, Networking & Security Intern - Project: Enhance Download Protection (Berlin, Germany)
Privacy, Networking & Security Intern - Project: Improve Necko Test Infrastructure (Berlin, Germany)
Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree program in Security Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical discipline with a focus on security and privacy
Must be graduating December 2020 and onward
Familiarity with networking, web security, and web privacy concepts
C / C++
Familiarity with NodeJS ecosystem
Experience with algorithmic efficiency or cryptanalysis
Understanding of Secure System Development
What we offer:
As a part of our Mozilla Internship Program, you will:
Impact challenging projects influenced by our family of Mozilla products in and outside of the Firefox web browser (accessibility, voice design, developer tools, mobile, and mixed reality), Rust, Pocket, and more
Be mentored by a fellow teammate and someone who shares the same values
Do real work on real projects and make contributions that will impact hundreds of millions of users
Participate in social events with your fellow interns (amusement parks, ice cream and boba socials, board game nights, escape rooms, and painting parties)
Meet with Mozilla leaders including our CEO, Executive Chairwoman, CPO, Chief R&D Officer, CMO, and Executive Foundation Director
Present your work to Mozilla leaders and fellow team members
Market competitive pay
Catered lunches, snacks, and drinks
Housing service or housing stipend provided
Flights and ground transportation to and from internship
Work visas sponsored
Attendance at our bi-annual All Hands Meeting
Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. Join us and become part of our mission to promote openness, innovation and opportunity online.
Mozilla is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity throughout our recruiting and hiring process and is dedicated to increasing diversity in our workplace.