Utrecht, Netherlands

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Graduation Internship

Are you almost done with your education? Is your thesis or graduation internship the only thing left that’s standing between you and your degree? And do you have an idea for a cool research project related to security? Graduate at Northwave!


As a graduate student at Northwave you will work among a bunch of security specialists, all with different knowledge and expertise. There is always someone around to answer your questions or to brainstorm with. Your assignment is a unique addition for us, by improving a service or broadening our knowledge. You learn from us and we learn from you. Win-win.

Of course you can join our Pizza Phun & Pwnage nights, team outings and general meetings, CTFs, LAN parties, spontaneous “vrijmibo’s” etc. You will have unlimited access to the well-stocked Fritz limo and Club Mate fridge and our impressive panini press. You will get a MacBook to work on, and a monthly internship compensation.


  • You are pursuing a degree related to security towards business, Computer Science/Cybersecurity/HBO-ICT, psychology or otherwise relevant;
  • You are in your final year of study and need to write your thesis during your internship;
  • You have already thought about the topic for your thesis and have a cool idea that you would like to carry out at Northwave;
  • You are passionate about security!

Want to know more or apply direct? Reach out to Emilie!

Graduating in January – March 2023? Apply no later than December 31, 2022.

Application process


What are you looking for in an internship?

1st interview

What do you want to research? And what are the possibilities at Northwave?

2nd interview

You meet the Northwaver that will supervise your internship and finetune the research topic.

Start internship

Hopefully you’re as enthusiastic as we are! Let’s get to work.

Join us!

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