IT-Systems Working Student/Intern

Mission & Company Introduction

Porous, a pioneering healthcare technology company founded in 2021, is dedicated to the early detection and prevention of osteoporosis. Leveraging our innovative quantitative ultrasound technology and intelligent algorithms, Porous offers a non-invasive solution for assessing cortical bone quality at a microscopic level. Our groundbreaking approach revolutionizes the diagnosis and management of osteoporosis, making a significant impact on healthcare. At Porous, we foster a culture of innovation, curiosity, and flexibility.

POROUS is looking for a student with a background in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar. The position can be arranged as a working student position (10 or 20 hours per week) or an internship. 

Ultrasound Bone Measurement

Your role and responsibilities:

  • Assist all teams in providing technical support and troubleshooting for hardware, software, and network-related issues 
  • Set up computers and workspaces for new employees 
  • Assist in the setup and maintenance of network infrastructure 
  • Administrate accounts, including Office365, to ensure proper access and security 
  • Support in managing and maintaining the company’s server infrastructure, including backups, security measures, and updates 
  • Assist with IT onboarding and offboarding processes for employees 
  • Deploy and maintain software applications and tools 
  • Collaborate with team members to document IT processes, procedures, and best practices, promoting knowledge sharing and efficiency 

Your skills:

  • Currently enrolled as a student in a relevant IT-related program 
  • Strong passion for technology and a desire to learn and grow in the IT field 
  • A good understanding of IT network infrastructure 
  • Hands-on mentality and excellent problem-solving and analytical skills 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Fluent in English 

Nice to have: 

  • Previous experience in IT support or related roles is a plus but not required 
  • Fluent in German

POROUS offers:

  • An international high-end MedTech start-up environment where your work makes a difference for osteoporosis patients.
  • A fair and competitive compensation depending on your experience, knowledge of the field, etc.
  • Diverse team from all over the world
  • We promise a steep learning curve and an opportunity to boost your career
  • Frequent opportunities for further professional education


You want to join a company where the future is created and gain practical experience at an early stage in addition to your studies? Then a start in our development team at POROUS is just right for you. 

Check out other current vacancies at Porous

To keep track with Porous’ rapid growth and developments, we are looking to fill several positions with highly skilled and driven experts. Click on the vacancies below to read the full profiles and apply online.