Application Security Career

Breaches are avoidable - unlike coffee

Got what it takes to find, fix, and fortify weak points in every application?

Vulnerabilities are exploding, breaches leaping – but there’s always time for coffee and a chat. Join our experts and recruiters virtually to discuss your opportunities in our application security team and forge an incredible security career as part of a pioneering cyber defense network.

Schedule a coffee with us

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What happens after I register?

The responsible recruitment team for our Cyber Security roles will get in touch with you to schedule a 30-min appointment. During the coffee, we'll determine together whether a career path in Cyber Security is the right thing for you. 

Why do I have to send my CV?

We want the appointment to be valuable - both for you and for us. That's why we use your CV to check whether the most important criteria for a role in our security team are met. If so, your CV will help us prepare for the conversation. 

Is this an official interview?

No. We want to offer an informal possibility to find out together if your interests and skills and our roles in Cyber Security are a match. If we both think that they are, we will explain to you the further steps. 

Please note that in order to work for our company in Switzerland it is necessary to possess a valid Swiss work permit or an EU/EFTA passport.

Who will I be talking with?

Based on availability, skills and your profile, one of our following team members is looking forward to having a chat with you:

Gian-Luca Frei

Gian-Luca Frei

Security Engineer
Contact person for Switzerland

Gian-Luca Frei is a security engineer and has been with Zühlke since October 2019. He has in-depth experience with systems with the highest security standards, such as e-banking portals and inter-banking payment protocols. In addition to his professional engagements, Gian-Luca has done research on modern cryptographic protocols for which he has received the ISSS Excellence Award 2019. During his computer science studies with a specialization in IT security, he worked part-time as a software engineer in a startup. Gian-Luca’s areas of expertise are security architecture, web security, penetration testing, identity and access management, and cryptography.

Alexandre Connat

Alexandre Connat

Security Engineer

Alexandre Connat (he / him) joined Zühlke in February 2021 as a Security Engineer, after completing a MSc. in Cybersecurity at EPFL / ETH. During his studies, he worked as a freelance penetration tester and bug bounty hunter, scouting for vulnerabilities in web applications. Alexandre also pursued several internships in various different fields, ranging from pure networking, to red teaming, through research in cryptography. "I am also really passionate about the protection of our online privacy and internet freedom, and of course very interested in the rise of AI. That's why I did my Master Thesis in the field of Privacy Preserving Machine Learning", says Alexandre.

Raphael Reischuk

Raphael Reischuk

Distinguished Consultant & Head of Cyber Security Services
Contact person for Switzerland

Raphael Reischuk is a member of several international program committees for information security; he is Vice President of the Cyber Security Commission of ICT Switzerland and a member of the Cyber Security Advisory Board of the Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW). Raphael is a frequent and passionate speaker at international conferences and appears regularly on topics of network, web and cyber security. He is the author of numerous scientific publications in various fields of IT security and cryptography, for which he has received several (international) awards.