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Burp Suite, the leading toolkit for web application security testing

Summer Internship – Java Software Developer

An opportunity to kick-start your career as a software engineer by working on high-profile web security tools, and learning from industry experts.

Are you interested in working in the technology sector? Looking for something outside the norm? Wanting to excel in an analytically challenging field? Then this may be the opportunity for you.

We are looking for students with unrivalled analytical abilities to help advance the development of our world-renowned security software tools. You will:

Eligibility: Penultimate and final year undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Required attributes: Exceptional academic track record, possessing or expecting a first class degree in a technical subject area.
  Outstanding analytical and computational skills.
  Strong interest in solving difficult and complex technical problems in imaginative ways.
  Ability to learn quickly about unfamiliar technologies and work with them immediately.
  Attention to detail and personal pride in the quality of work output.
  High level of personal integrity.
  A strong interest in programming, and aptitude for learning programming languages. An understanding of object-oriented design, the Java language and core APIs would be an advantage.
  An interest in learning about web security.
  Fluent English speaker, and eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom.
Timeframe: 6 to 10 weeks’ duration, during July to September 2013.
Location: Knutsford, Cheshire, United Kingdom.
Remuneration: £600 per week.
Company background: PortSwigger Web Security is a global leader in the creation of software tools for security testing of web applications. For nearly a decade, we have worked at the cutting edge of the web security industry, and our suite of tools is well established as the de facto standard toolkit used by web security professionals.

Not sure if we are right for you? Find out why you should work at PortSwigger Web Security.

Applications including CV via email to careers@portswigger.net.

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