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Cyber Security & Networking

Security Engineer (80% – 100%)

Are you a talented security engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment? Do you enjoy tackling complex challenges and staying ahead of evolving threats? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

About the Company

A highly innovative software development company with over 40 years of experience in the tax industry seeks a Security Engineer. They offer a dynamic work environment that values creativity, teamwork, and a commitment to excellence.

About the Role

The company is searching for a Security Engineer to join their team at one of their locations (Kriens or Matzingen). This is a newly created position, and the successful candidate will play a key role in identifying security vulnerabilities and implementing effective security measures across their complex technological landscape.

  • Responsibilities include proactively identifying security gaps, conducting penetration testing, ensuring secure data exchange, and managing identity and access control.
  • The candidate will contribute to maintaining high security standards and achieving ISO 27001 certification.
  • They will support the IT infrastructure team in managing and upgrading systems, including components like Azure Cloud, VMware, and Windows Server.
  • Developing automation solutions using PowerShell to improve the efficiency of the Windows environment is also part of the role.
  • The position may also involve assisting with maintaining Oracle and MSSQL databases and participating in monitoring and logging activities.
  • Additionally, the candidate may collaborate with the development department to expand Kubernetes clusters as part of their DevOps initiatives.


  • A degree in systems engineering or a related field is required.
  • The candidate must have extensive experience as a systems engineer with a focus on security.
  • Experience leading complex security projects is a plus.
  • Certification in cybersecurity or relevant security training is preferred.
  • A strong understanding of system landscapes with technologies like Windows OS, VMware, Azure Cloud, Oracle, MSSQL, and PowerShell scripting is essential.
  • The ideal candidate is a team player with an interest in DevOps culture.
  • A passion for security and a commitment to diverse systems engineering tasks are required.
  • Strong drive and problem-solving skills to identify and address security threats are necessary.


  • The company offers flexible work arrangements including remote work options.
  • They invest in professional development through training and continuing education.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package, including above-average insurance and loyalty bonuses, is provided.
  • Mobility benefits include travelcard and motorway vignette coverage, Reka credit discounts, and free parking.
  • The company offers a generous vacation policy with additional days based on seniority.
  • On-site perks like complimentary breakfast, fruit platters, and delicious lunch options are available.

Ready to make a difference? Apply today!

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Laura Cannon

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