Student Internship Program

Internships Ilmenau, Germany Dreieich, Germany Hamburg, Germany


At Actian we provide software solutions to seamlessly manage and connect our customers’ operational and analytic data for superior performance, insights, and business outcomes.

We offer you a position as Intern (d/f/m) with the opportunity to gain experience on a cutting-edge data processing system. The following teams are looking for you to Jump into Actian.


Actian Vector/ Actian Vector in Hadoop: (in our Ilmenau office)

Within our Vector team we offer a variety of projects around cloud deployment, cluster based distributed data processing with and without Spark, storage extensions for HDFS and Amazon S3, core engine development to improve the raw performance of one of the fastest database engines in the world as well as to extend the supported set of features. The main programming language for all projects will be C.

Quality Assurance: (in our Ilmenau office)

The QA team covers many of the products developed by Actian with a strong focus on automation. Tasks in QA include the development of test suites for product features in C, Java and similar languages, as well as work on the test environments. These are heterogenous, ranging from Linux and Windows to Unix and VMS; the setup is distributed and highly virtualized prioritizing wide coverage and test speed.

DataCloud Engineering: (in our Ilmenau office)

Our DataCloud team designs and builds the front-end portal to our cloud-based services. Modern web technologies, such as Angular, webpack, TypeScript, Bootstrap, HTML5 and CSS are used to construct a responsive, lightweight and highly intuitive front-end application, that allows users to interface with our next-gen Cloud Microservices.

What can you expect

  • Become part of one of our teams and get hands on experience,
  • Apply your knowledge and skills in our agile production environment
  • Grow your interpersonal skills

 What is your key to the program

  • To be curious and eager to learn more about state-of-the-art database development
  • enrolled student inside Germany
  • good programming skills (e.g. C, Java, Python)
  • good communication skills in English


Jump into Actian