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More than a job – a career where you make a difference. If you are a talented individual who shares our belief in making the connected world a safer place, then we want to do it together.

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Welcome to Team Avira

Our mission: Protecting people in the connected world

We’re an international software company at the forefront of imagining the future of digital security. Avira’s award-winning products and technology protect over 500 million users in the connected world.

What makes us special? First and foremost – it’s the authentic people at Avira. We have a great community feeling that fosters your uniqueness and offers the space to reflect, the feedback to grow, and the freedom to innovate. If you are looking for a culture that also encourages aspiration and professional excellence, get in touch with us and discover the Avira experience firsthand.

Learn about our values

Our “Leitbild” represents our guiding principles. These values are what inspire and excite all of us: we work to bring them to life every day.

  • The power of us

    We love being part of a team and find value in diversity, so we can learn from different perspectives, experiences, and approaches. We enthusiastically share our insights and experiences with others. We are self-reflective and appreciate feedback. We prioritize the team’s success over our personal ambitions.
  • Always a step ahead

    We continuously imagine how things can be better and share our ideas with others.
    We encourage creative thinking and have the freedom and support for experimentation. We see failure as an opportunity to try something new.
    We build to learn in order to succeed.
  • Driven by our passion

    We love what we do. We are determined to exceed our goals. We take accountability and responsibility for all our actions. We celebrate our accomplishments by recognizing the contribution of others. We see the moment of success as a catalyst to raise the bar even higher.
  • Factor 10 performance

    We leverage technology to go beyond all limits. We engage user, crowd, and open source communities to enhance everything we do. We use external services to scale. Machine learning and analytics are key to our decisions, solutions, and processes. We build platforms and interfaces to empower ourselves and others.

Develop yourself personally and professionally

Working at Avira is the start of something special.

Improving your expertise, broadening your horizons, widening your comfort zone – all these are essential when you work in an industry that changes as fast as ours. Join the Avira Team and you'll be given access to self-driven, and innovative training opportunities when you need them to create your own career as a specialist or manager.

  • Unlimited access to online learning via Udemy
  • Internal and external training, where appropriate
  • Participation in meetups or conferences and support in hosting your own events
  • Competence groups to share knowledge and learn from others
  • Individual coaching or mentoring, if required
  • Buddy program and language courses for new starters
  • Specialist career which offers growth opportunities for professionals
  • Management program and peer-to-peer coaching to enhance leadership skills
  • Value-based dialogues and feedback to reflect on and grow as a person and professional

21st century benefits to suit your lifestyle

The exact benefits we offer differ slightly depending on location, but the vast majority of Avira people enjoy all of the following:

To keep you healthy: Generous medical benefits
To keep you fit: Gym memberships & fitness courses
For high energy levels: Subsidized lunches and free drinks
For a healthy work-life balance: flexible hours and vacations
A modern work environment, with high-tech equipment
Travel opportunities for team workshops and events
Relocation assistance if you need to move closer to your job
Free Avira Prime software licenses for you and your family

Interested in opportunities for personal development?

We offer unlimited access to online learning via Udemy and many other opportunities.

Want a glimpse of life at Avira?

Search “#weavira” online to see what we do, what we like, and how we work.

Where we are

Our origin is Germany, but today Avira has a presence around the world. We’re 500 employees of 30 nationalities, across five core offices in four countries. Learn more about our core office locations.


Avira has offices in Tettnang, San Jose, Bucharest, Munich, and Berlin, with additional representatives in the Asia-Pacific region.

Tettnang, Germany

Tettnang is home to our purpose-built HQ. The site is fully equipped with all the great facilities you’d expect from a modern, progressive workplace – including a free, onsite gym and great coffee! The city itself is located next to the Bodensee (Lake Konstanz) – close to the Austrian and Swiss borders – and offers fabulous year-round outdoor activities: from sailing in the summer to skiing in the winter.

Tettnang, Germany

San Jose, U.S.

Our office is located in a WeWork co-working space in Silicon Valley. Cradled by the foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains and Diablo Rang, and, in close proximity to the ocean and Sierra Nevada, San Jose is a great location for lovers of the great outdoors – and those who love 300 sunny days a year.

San Jose, U.S.

Bucharest, Romania

You’ll find our second largest office at the vibrant heart of Romania’s capital. We’re well-known for our rooftop BBQs and Hadoop meetups. Most of our business areas are represented here, including marketing, sales, data science, and software.

Bucharest, Romania

Munich, Germany

Our Munich office is conveniently located in the very center of this city of culture and opportunity, home of Germany's engineering giants. Here, you’ll find part of our marketing department, mobile developers, big data specialists, software developers, and our user-testing facilities.

Munich, Germany

Berlin, Germany

Located in the WeWork Potsdamer Platz, our Berlin office is part of a co-working space in one of Berlin’s most vibrant neighborhoods, right in the city center. It’s a great opportunity to work with a fantastic team in a vibrant and culturally exciting European capital.

Berlin, Germany

When you apply

You can be sure of two things. Firstly, we’ll always treat you, your application, and your data with respect. Secondly, we’ll always respond, even if your application is unsuccessful. We offer a lean process for everyone who takes the time to apply. Although variations in the stages do happen depending on the position, we generally stick to the following stages.


You’ll discuss the role, the business, your skills, and your goals with either an HR specialist, your future manager, and/or a future technical colleague.

Practical assignment

You will complete a task, test, presentation, or assessment – something that allows you to show us what you can do.

Meet the Team

You’ll meet your future team; this meeting can last from two hours to a full day. It’s a great opportunity to introduce yourself to your future manager and colleagues.

Leitbild interview

“Leitbild” refers to our guiding values – the ones that make us who we are. This important final interview will help us decide if you share our mindset.

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