We are on a mission! A mission to secure the worlds digital platforms. Why? Because a secure platform allows our clients to produce and deliver great content. In return, you can enjoy the latest blockbuster movies and your favorite live events at all times. It doesnt stop at the media industry. Our security technology is also securing connected transport and IoT applications. We are innovative, international and part of Naspers, one of the largest technology investors in the world.
The Technology team provides guidance to Irdeto on its portfolio, relating to our 2020 vision to be the leader in digital platform security. Internally, we are dedicated to leading the execution of the lifecycle management of products and services. We are market-driven, innovative and value creativity, hard work and the delivery of quality results for our customers.
About the Internship
As Innovation Facilitator (Intern) you will support innovation throughout the company. Innovation is one of Irdeto’s four corporate values, along with trust, accountability, and agility. Any employee can suggest innovations, which can be ideas for new products, services, or internal processes. As Innovation Facilitator, you’ll assist in clarifying proposed ideas, and help the originator of an idea find collaborators with the required skill set to build a proof-of-concept. Employees have indicated that they’d love to put their skills and knowledge to good use, but have difficulty finding the idea where their help is most needed. As Innovation Facilitator, you’ll help us match people to projects.
We’re looking for a creative mind who enjoys communicating with technical people to understand and clarify their ideas and make them more discoverable to others.
Through this internship, you’ll apply your theoretical knowledge in a practical and social environment, and most of all, apply your people skills to communicate with people with various backgrounds and mind sets. Beyond software developers, Irdeto’s global headquarters in Hoofddorp houses people from a wide range of backgrounds with whom you’ll interact. People will be happier and projects will be brought to completion due to your contribution.
facilitate innovation throughout the company by helping innovators document their ideas
clarify proposed innovative ideas
guide innovators through the process by helping them find the assistance they require
adapt our current database of ideas to better match people to projects
simplify complicated concepts by interviewing subject matter experts
Required Knowledge & Skills:
in the midst of obtaining a degree in Human Resource Management, Communication and Media Studies, Psychology
capable to communicate with people of various backgrounds and mindsets
a creative mind and pro-active approach
Internship start date: March/April 2018
If this internship appeals to you and you are available for a 6 months full-time (40 hours per week) internship at our Irdeto HQ (in Hoofddorp) we’d love to hear from you.
What do we offer you?
At Irdeto, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:
Competitive remuneration and benefits
Career and personal development opportunities
Flexible working spaces in state of the art offices
A focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness
Working for a truly global company with offices in 15+ countries
With nearly 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, Irdeto is a solid company to join. We are looking for people who are energetic, dynamic and driven to be part of our community.