Security Architect

Software Engineering
Your role
  • You will lead challenging yet rewarding consulting and implementation projects and ensure customer success in the cyber security field
  • You will make a significant impact by advising our customers on a wide range of information security issues
  • You will ensure security in software development projects by leading our interdisciplinary teams with a focus on security awareness and acting as a thoughtful coach
  • You will commit yourself to defining threat models, creating security concepts and manage security reviews
  • As a coach, you will not only support your project team, but also other software engineers and architects in the area of software security
  • You will take over a role of a thought leader and contribute to the further development of software security in Zühlke’s development & architecture processes
  • You will have a unique opportunity to participate in the development of Zühlke offering and support our Bid teams in the preparation of compelling offers
Your talent
  • You have a proven track record working as a Security Architect (or comparable) on medium to large customer projects.
  • You have a technical university degree (FH, Uni, ETH), ideally in computer science or information security
  • You have a high affinity for secure software delivery and preferably a CISSP or GIAC certification
  • You are well versed with technologies and methods such as Secure Development Lifecycle, Threat modeling, CI tooling, Secure Design Principles, Web Security
  • You have experience in building and securing modern web applications (e.g. JavaScript, Microservices, REST APIs) and can also program certain parts if required
  • You enjoy discussing the impact, risks and vulnerabilities around security with various stakeholders
  • You will find a good balance between project efficiency and security requirements
  • You are curious and open-minded, challenging the status quo in search for better security solutions to complex problems
  • You have strong communication skills, feel comfortable working in interdisciplinary teams
  • Customer focus is your priority throughout the entire project lifecycle from the initial idea to the successful solution implementation
  • Fluency in German and very good English are a prerequisite for this role