Avast is one of the largest security companies in the world using next-gen technologies to fight cyber attacks in real time. We differ from other next-gen companies in that we have an immense cloud-based machine learning engine that receives a constant stream of data from our more than 400 million users, which facilitates learning at unprecedented speeds and makes our artificial intelligence engine smarter and faster than anyone else’s.
We see everything
on the internet
Avast has created a scalable cloud-based security infrastructure that sees everything that happens on the internet. We have a view into everything online, good and bad, giving us the unique advantage of being first to inspect and analyze potential threats.
Avast’s innovative security approach comes from some of the most talented and experienced security engineers on the planet. Our scientists, engineers, and mathematicians are from some of the most highly respected institutions, including Stanford, MIT, Oxford, and NASA. Our growth is fueled by our passionate culture of wanting to win and “beat the bad guys.”a
Stay fit and enjoy sports. Avast offers a MultiSport Card, which gives employees free entry to more than 500 participating sports and recreational facilities.
In the Czech Republic, Avast offers stravenky (or meal vouchers) worth 100 CZK for each work day of the month.
Enjoy bottomless cups! All you can drink coffee, tea, juice, sodas, and bottled water – whatever you like.
Improve your language skills twice a week in 90-minute lessons. A language school is just five minutes’ walk from Avast HQ. English, French, German, Spanish, and Czech are offered.
Secure your retirement. Avast contributes to your own private pension supplemental insurance with a state benefit.
Attend business conferences and professional training courses to enhance your career and make you more valuable.
Get an extra week of vacation beyond what is required by the Czech Labor Code. You get a total of 25 days of vacation per calendar year (in addition to state holidays).
In addition to 25 days of vacation, you get three sick days per year without a doctor’s permission at full pay.
Do you dream in Java and know what Hadoop is? From R&D to both Windows and mobile development, from Virus Lab analytics to internal systems and QA, if you love code languages we’ll keep you at the head of your game.
Does brand-building via marketing, social media, and PR sound like an area you can master? Join our rapidly growing teams for getting the word out – in the most creative and effective ways possible (guerrilla types welcome).
Our eCommerce and Sales team makes our solutions visible and easily accessible for B2B and B2C alike. Considering UX to design the best flow for lowest bounce rate and highest CTR and conversions, this team drives the revenue.
Like researching markets to make a massive pile of details? Then your macro-perspective can combine them with the technology, UX, and business goals... and communicate all that to (and motivate) countless types of personalities?
Customer Care specialists are in daily contact with Avast users around the globe. They not only help them solve their usual software problems, but also try to make them happy. Life is more than just a computer, and our specialists realize this.
If you’re a stickler for administrative details, from working with numbers to legal and personnel aspects, we’ve got opportunities for you to hlep shape the structure and operations of one of the fastest-growing companies in the world.
I worked at AVG Technologies full-time (More than 5 years)
Excellent Benefits, including Medical, Dental, and Vision. Very low copays for doctor visits. Lots of Vacation/PTO. Good work/life balance.
Once AVG was acquired by Avast, many layoffs resulted.
I was contacted via E-mail by a recruiter, Susan. The process involved exchanging a few E-mails, a test, and a few phone interviews.
The recruiter responded to Emails near instantly. She was very easy to talk to. She went above and beyond preparing me for the technical interview by reformatting my resume on her own with my permission. It felt like having a personal advocate.
I just wrote the review for Susan.