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Amsterdam, NL | Remote

Hacker Intern

Are you passionate about cybersecurity and eager to learn the ins and outs of hacking?

Then this is the perfect role for you - seize the thrilling opportunity to join our team as a Hacker Intern!


Who are we:

We are Hadrian - a cybersecurity startup. A force reshaping the future of cybersecurity. Founded in August 2021, we've secured €20 million in funding and the backing of ABN AMRO Ventures, propelling us into a new era.

Our goal is to provide companies with a real-time Exposure Management platform, viewing security through a hacker's eyes because, well, hackers understand hackers best. We continuously map the digital footprint of organizations, discover risks, and prioritize remediation for security teams to harden their external attack surfaces.

Located in Amsterdam's buzzing Leidseplein and London's famous Baker Street, our diverse team from 20+ countries is on a mission to revolutionize security. Join us in securing over 200 businesses and be at the forefront of automated offensive security.


Your Role:

As a Hacker Intern at Hadrian, you will play an important role in supporting our hacker team by automating routine tasks, increasing output, and enhancing product areas to reduce workload. Your prior experience or education in cybersecurity will be key in your success. As a Hacker Intern, you will be entrusted with responsibilities that will teach you about hacking and automation while contributing to the team's objectives. Finally, this internship will give you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of cybersecurity, learning from experts while making a meaningful impact on our projects.


What you will do as a Hacker Intern at Hadrian:

  • Fingerprinting Technologies: Utilize resources such as data lakes or external fingerprints found by you to assist in technology fingerprinting.
  • Template Maintenance and Building: Help maintain and build templates for various hacker tasks.
  • STH Process Management: Assist in managing parts of the STH process, including ticket maintenance and asset discovery.
  • Asset Management: Find and validate assets for customers to ensure their integrity and security.
  • Triage: Participate in the triage process to assess and prioritize vulnerabilities.
  • Customer Care: Engage with customers to address their needs and concerns.
  • Seeding Demos: Assist in preparing and seeding demos for potential customers.
  • Vulnerability Research: Conduct research on vulnerabilities to keep our team updated on the latest threats and mitigation strategies.

You are fit for this job because you:

  • Have a basic understanding of common cybersecurity guidelines (OWASP Top 10, MITRE, NIST).
  • Are able to write reports to communicate findings and recommendations effectively.
  • Know at least one programming language or are familiar with programming concepts.
  • Have a degree in computer science, ICT, cybersecurity, or other relevant fields, if you lack direct experience.

Bonus points if you have:

  • Familiarity with Golang and Python programming languages.
  • Experience with OWASP, NIST, and MITRE frameworks.
  • Knowledge of tools such as Burp Suite.
  • Participation in bug bounty programs or other relevant hacking fields.

Benefits at Hadrian:

  • Competitive internship fee
  • Unlimited paid holiday
  • Laptop
  • Joyful team activities

Hadrian’s working culture offers:

  • Freedom and opportunity to be involved in other projects
  • Chance to be creative and innovative
  • Communication and collaboration with other divisions
  • Domain knowledge in the Cybersecurity industry
  • Open and inclusive environment (team activities, interest groups, kudos and concerns sessions)

Why you want to be part of Hadrian:

Make the internet safer: We enable companies to protect their customers, employees, and other stakeholders from malicious hackers by providing real-time Exposure Management from the Hacker’s perspective

Board a primed rocket ship: Hadrian is growing fast; the team is approaching 70 wonderful people, notable customers are signed, and significant funding is raised. Now is the time to join our high-growth journey

Be part of a strong and dynamic culture: Our values define who we are as a group and serve as the cornerstones to guide us in building a product that our customers love. At Hadrian, we achieve this by championing a culture that takes ownership, succeeds together, increases velocity, and pursues growth


Sounds like the role for you? Hit the apply button!

Our clients are seeking a world-class and reliable digital security service. That is exactly what we are offering. Therefore, a background check will be part of the process.

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Learn more about Hadrian

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