Protection and Monitoring Software Engineer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc750 - Swiss Franc850 per day

  • Contact:

    Ashley Morton

  • Email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    June 2019

  • Consultant:


Software developer for Protection and Monitoring

Position goals:
Continuously enhance and develop the Protection & Monitoring team tools for Cyber threats detection and analysis.

Main tasks/activities:
-Develop, maintain and enhance the team's threat detection capabilities by writing code and integrating with existing products.
-Assist the security analysts by automating (repetitive) tasks and improving the overall environment (forensic and malware analysis tools, threat hunting,
search capabilities, log correlation and analysis, etc.).
-Collaborate with DevOps to deploy and run tools on the container platform.

Position requirements:
-Good knowledge of Python, Go and shell scripting.
-Excellent analytical and conceptual thinking, as well as documenting and talking about concepts and enjoy technical discussions.
-Able to understand and integrate different views and requirements, and translate them into code.
-Hands-on working experience with Elasticsearch, SQL databases, Docker, and REST APIs.
-Excellent problem solving skills.
-Familiar with information, network and computer security concepts.
-Experience with automation and configuration management tools (Ansible, Git, CI/CD).
-Willingness to learn about cloud concepts, services, integration and security aspects.
-Experience with cloud services integration is an advantage.
-Fluency in English is required, knowledge of German and any other language is an asset.