Consultant Cyber Security

Are you looking for a thrilling position where you can leverage your full potential and work in a company which just got ranked as Number 1 security consulting firm in the Forrester Report? Together with a team of experts you will work on interesting Cyber Security Solutions to help our national and international clients.
Location: Zurich
Start date: As soon as possible

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Advise high-level client executives and hands-on technology practitioners to bring meaningful, strategic change in the sphere of cyber security, data security and privacy, and treat intelligence
  • Analyze complex enterprise environments from a cyber security perspective across different industries
  • Provide testing of networking and operating systems and deliver IT security penetration tests
  • Perform IT security configuration reviews and design policy libraries
  • Support the development of internal cyber security methodologies

Your profile

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Information Technology or Computer Science
  • First to a maximum of 3 years of experience in Information Security or in a technology-related field - preferably in a consulting company
  • Basic understanding of one or more of the following areas: network security and vulnerability management, public key infrastructure (PKI), information security management systems (ISMS), identity and access management, privacy and data protection, application security, server security, network security and vulnerability management
  • Strong technical and consulting skills as well as knowledge base in operations, enterprise networking, systems evaluation or architecture
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English (both written and verbal)
  • Used to deliver high quality services under tight deadlines
  • Self-dependent, systematic and creative when solving problems


Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
25-30 days of leave, option for paid overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

You can be working with some of the largest and most fascinating businesses delivering innovative, leading-edge cyber solutions. Moreover, you will get support to develop your cyber security career. Our Cyber Academy ensures that you are constantly evolving through training and this will help you to stay ahead of the game. If you are prepared to take charge of your career and broaden your experience, we can offer you a world of new opportunities.

About KPMG

KPMG is one of the leading financial audit and advisory services firms in the world. Its international network makes it possible for KPMG to offer clients clear and consistent solutions locally thanks to cross-border know-how. KPMG Switzerland advises both internationally active firms and regionally active SMEs. In addition to quality and industry knowledge, one thing is key for us: client proximity. Together with our clients and organised around their needs, we develop tailor-made solutions in the audit, tax and advisory fields, within the framework of the rules of independence.

Contact person

Nina Künzli

Human Resources
+41 58 249 28 55
Nina Künzli
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.

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