Trainee as IT Specialist – Application Development (m/f/x)

  • Bremen
  • Full time | Trainee 2023
  • Trainees

Your tasks

  • In your 3-year apprenticeship, you will obtain knowledge and skills in the areas of Python, JavaScript, shell scripting on Linux, container isolation, virtualization, Linux system and web services, and many other modern Open Source technologies.
  • You can/will use and extend these skills directly in ongoing customer projects.
  • From the very beginning, you will be part of our development team and work on the same level as your co-workers.
  • During your apprenticeship, your trainer will support you in your professional development. Your team will also support you in any way they can.
  • Regular trainee and one-on-one meetings with your trainer complete your training at Univention.

What we expect

  • A-levels (Abitur) or comparable qualification (Fachabitur) with good grades.
  • You think programming is great fun.
  • You’re enthusiastic about tasks in which you can demonstrate your strong logical-analytical thinking.
  • You have very good knowledge of German and good written and spoken English.
  • You’re eager to learn.
  • You enjoy working in a team.

What we offer

  • We prepare you for the technological challenges of the future.
  • Since we want to further expand our position at the top of Open Source technologies, we are looking for talented and committed young people who want to join us on this path, and for this purpose we also provide training, among other things.
  • A corporate culture with flat hierarchies, communicating at eye level with your co-workers.
  • A team that values helpfulness, respect and integrity.
  • The chance to try out new technologies and work independently on your own projects you find interesting.

Univention – be open.

  • Open Source company, founded in 2002.
  • Our vision: a self-determined and future-oriented IT landscape.
  • With UCS and UCS@school, we provide Open Source solutions for managing digital identities and integration of IT applications for companies and other institutions.
  • 80 employees are working from home or in our offices in Leipzig, Berlin, and Bremen.
  • Our company is composed of different teams. 15 employees work in software development. In addition, that team is also supported by external software developers.
  • Our five values: integrity, respect in dealing with each other, taking responsibility, personal and professional development as well as openness.
  • We live our philosophy: be open.
  • We’re growing again in 2023 and are looking for good additions to the team.

Your contact person

Irene Weingart

Irene Weingart
Tel.: 0421 / 222 32-25

Are you interested?

Then we look forward to receiving your complete application, either online or via e-mail to Please let us know your earliest possible start date and your salary expectation.