Eurofins Central Laboratory

Information Security (Data Analyst) Intern

Job description

    Katowice, Poland

Company Description

Why are we here?

You may not know our name but we can guarantee you know our work – all we do has a positive impact on life, health and the environment. Eurofins is by your side every day, from the food you eat to the medicines you rely on.

We work with the biggest companies in the world, making sure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Our global and diverse network of companies offers a stimulating start-up environment with fast track careers.

As a part of Eurofins, you will contribute to making science and innovation happen every day!

Job Description

How can you contribute?

As Eurofins' is ramping up our Security Operations Center (SOC), we are looking for a talented Information Security (Data Analyst) Intern to join our driven, highly skilled and diverse Information Security Department for 6 to 12 months in Katowice. In the role, you will work closely with the Lead Security Data Scientist, IT Automation Team and business stakeholders to equip them with information, data visualizations and results of analysis which will help to make better, informed decisions.

You will primarily support the Cybersecurity and IT Security business areas, and assist in the development, implementation and maintenance of high-quality, reliable analytics. You will also participate in the design and execution of the data analysis process, from the initial idea to the final implementation and monitoring phases, and use modern tools to apply statistics and machine learning algorithms to obtain meaningful results.

Start date: November - December 2021

Duration: 6 to 12 months

Location: Katowice, Poland

Type of contract: Full-Time (40 hrs/wk)

As an Information Security (Data Analyst) Intern, you will:

  • Work closely with the Lead Security Data Scientist to understand business processes within the Cybersecurity and IT Security areas, and determine how to use data for valuable business solutions, decisions;
  • Use statistical, algorithmic, data mining and visualization techniques to model complex problems, identify opportunities, discover solutions and deliver information supporting business decisions;
  • Search for ways to get new data sources and assess their accuracy;
  • Create custom data models and algorithms;
  • Handle Jenkins Data Pipelines/CI/CD;
  • Program in PowerShell;
  • Coordinate with various technical/functional teams to implement models and monitor results;
  • Develop processes, techniques and tools to analyze and monitor model performance;
  • Collaborate closely with team members in the Information Security department on improving the reporting of the security efforts;
  • Work with reporting specialists in order to present upper management with coherent, meaningful and readable reports on the Eurofins security KPIs and efforts.


Are you our kind of extraordinary?

  • Currently enrolled or recent graduate in a Bachelor or Master Degree program in IT, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or similar;
  • Basic knowledge of Python is required;
  • Programming skills are highly desirable;
  • Basics of machine learning techniques is desirable;
  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies is a strong asset:
    • database: MS SQL;
    • data visualization: Power BI.
  • User Interface (UI) Development / Designing skills is an advantage;
  • Knowledge or experience with GIT – Version Control is an asset;
  • Knowledge or experience with Jenkins CI/CD is an asset;
  • Any subject matter knowledge in DevOps Engineering is a plus;
  • Fluent English communication skills (written/oral). Knowledge of another language is a plus.

Additional Information

What can we offer you?

  • Fixed compensation depending on your level of experience and education;
  • Extensive on-the-job coaching and training opportunities;
  • Challenges within a multi-cultural and cross-regional team as part of the international and fast-growing Eurofins organization;
  • A dynamic environment with a strong team spirit where personal development and growth is encouraged.

Your application:

  • As the role and Eurofins' IT Talent Acquisition team are international, please ensure to submit your application in English.

Want to know more about us?

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

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