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Junior Application Security Engineer

Location: Zurich
Sector: Network & Security
Job Type: permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH549771

Please only apply if you have an EU or Swiss nationality

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. Our suite of services ranges from interim and permanent recruitment to managed services and consulting, enabling businesses to achieve their goals. We accelerate organisational growth by attracting, assessing, and placing specialised professional talent.

On behalf of our client, a start-up in the insurtech industry, founded in Italy and now opening an entity in Switzerland, we are looking for a Junior Application Security Engineer for a permanent position in Zurich.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and delivery of the security functionalities of the products
  • Secure the infrastructure, execute risk assessment, and put in place measures to control vulnerable areas, both in the infrastructure as well as in the products
  • Support the enterprise strategy and deliver secure products
  • Research the company's system, network structure, and possible penetration sites
  • Conduct multiple penetration tests on the infrastructure and products
  • Identify and record security flaws and breaches and identify areas of high-level security
  • Creating suggestions for security upgrades and compile penetration test reports


  • STEM degree (MSc or MBA a plus)
  • CISSP certification
  • 5-6 years of professional work experience building or working in cyber security
  • Advanced knowledge of networking systems and security software Knowledge of security applied to blockchain and cryptography
  • In-depth knowledge of parameter manipulation, session hijacking, and cross-site scripting
  • Technical knowledge of routers, firewalls, and server systems
  • Good troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to see big-picture system flaws
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Develop new and innovative strategies to enable the identification of problems and willing to roll up your sleeves and get things done


  • You will be using the most disruptive and modern technology to pursue the company's mission of creating innovative products
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Very international team, fostering an inclusive and diverse working environment where every voice is heard and valued
  • Flat hierarchy, limited internal politics and bureaucracy providing you with the ability to get things done fast

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send me your CV today through the link in the advert. However, should you have any questions please contact Clara Vollin on +41 44 229 99 93.

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