Cryptography Research - Intern - 2024



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, December 15, 2023

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the data management software market is forecast to be $94 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $153 billion in 2027, representing a 13% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The Cryptography Research group at MongoDB does cutting edge research in cryptography related to the database space. Internships in the Cryptography group typically include a mix of design and implementation depending on the project. The group conducts research in many aspects of cryptography, including encrypted search, structured encryption, leakage attacks, private information retrieval, oblivious RAM and secure multi-party computation.

What we are looking for in you

  • In the process of receiving a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mathematics or related fields. Exceptional Bachelor’s and Master’s students will be considered as well.
  • Have a foundation in cryptography
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States. Company sponsorship may be available for eligible candidates applying for certain roles.

What you'll find at MongoDB

  • Authentic Culture: A workplace where you are encouraged to bring your whole self to work, we believe that Embracing the Power of Differences is the best way to broaden our own perspectives and foster innovation.
  • Personalized Mentorship: Pair up with an engineering Mentor, a Program Advisor from the Early Talent Recruitment Team, and an Employee Resource Group (ERG) Guide to foster your growth.
  • Career Coaching Sessions: Access to "MonGROWDB", a tailored training program designed uniquely for interns’ personal and professional development.
  • Work-Life Harmony: Embrace "Bloom for Interns" with access to mental health benefits, paid time off, free lunch, and more!
  • Impactful Projects: Contribute to projects where you can Make it Matter - your meaningful work will see the light of day.
  • Exclusive Networking: Attend "Speaker Series" and "Roundtables" to connect with our executives and departmental leaders.
  • Vibrant Community: Build connections with fellow interns and join after-work social events, virtual gatherings, and local city activities to create connections and friendships.
  • Relocation Support: Financial assistance, housing, and a commuting stipend to allow you to comfortably settle into your new location.
  • Path to Full-Time: A chance to see if MongoDB is where you see yourself long term with the possibility of receiving a full time offer at the end of the summer!

MongoDB internships are full-time (40 hours/week) for 10 consecutive weeks lasting from dates in June until August. All interns are considered hybrid employees, designated the "in office" working model and are expected to be in their office location 3-5 days a week.

MongoDB is committed to providing any necessary accommodations for individuals with disabilities within our application and interview process. To request an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your Early Talent Recruiter.

MongoDB, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role is posted below. Compensation at the time of offer is unique to each candidate and based on a variety of factors such as skill set, experience, qualifications, and work location. Salary is one part of MongoDB’s total compensation and benefits package. Other benefits for eligible employees may include: equity, participation in the employee stock purchase program, flexible paid time off, 20 weeks fully-paid gender-neutral parental leave, fertility and adoption assistance, 401(k) plan, mental health counseling, access to transgender-inclusive health insurance coverage, and health benefits offerings. Please note, the base salary range listed below and the benefits in this paragraph are only applicable to U.S.-based candidates.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role in the U.S. is:
$86,528$118,976 USD