Cyber Security Engineer (f/m/d)

St. Gallen, Switzerland/Remote
Added: April 6, 2024
Security Operations | Full Time (80-100%) | St. Gallen, Switzerland

What's the weather like tomorrow? 🌦️

How much energy will my solar power plant generate this week? Is this flight path safe and efficient? Will there be enough rain to water my crops? As the weather affects many industries' performance, businesses keep a close eye on what's happening in the skies.

At Meteomatics , we're a team of proud experts who deliver the most accurate weather data to over 400 companies and research institutions worldwide, helping them accelerate the energy transition, reduce the business’ impact on the environment, and make products and services safer for society.

Meteomatics is growing faster than you can say lightning! And we're now looking for a Cyber Security Engineer to join us in St. Gallen ⚡

Be ready to use your creativity and security skills: You will work in a newly formed Security unit within the Infrastructure Team , creating, maintaining and improving our security solutions; protecting our systems and data from cyber-attacks.

What you'll do

  • Work closely with the Data Protection Officer to shape the way forward for cyber security in Meteomatics.
  • Proactively ensure the best practices and highest levels of security for hundreds of systems, petabytes of data, and a unique SaaS that must run 24/7/365.
  • Create, improve and enforce cyber security policies.
  • Support IT and developers to create secure solutions.
  • Hands-on definition, configuration and maintenance of policies, protocols and infrastructure to secure Meteomatics.
  • Test, monitor and identify vulnerabilities, along with providing hands-on support to fix them.
  • Verify and fix external and internal security reports.
  • Respond to security breaches and incidents.
  • Stay up to date with cyber security trends.

What you'll bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT or Systems Engineering or a related field, and/or relevant certifications and qualifications.
  • Previous experience in IT Security.
  • Knowledge of best practices such as RBAC or zero-trust principles.
  • Knowledge of security-related technologies and implementations such as Firewalls, PAM-, IDS/IPS-, SIEM- and WAF-solutions.
  • Common infrastructure knowledge such as Networking and Linux administration.
  • Experience and/or knowledge of standards such as ISO 27001, NIST 800, etc. is a strong advantage.
  • Programming skills in Python, Bash or other scripting languages is an advantage
  • Previous and current participation in CTFs / Wargames is an advantage.
  • Very good written and spoken English is required. Other languages are an advantage but not required.
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Interest in new technologies and willingness to constantly improve yourself and your team.

What you'll get

  • International environment: we come from all over the globe and have very different backgrounds
  • Hybrid work: we love meeting our colleagues at the office, but we also know how good it is to work from home when we feel more introspective. You can choose!
  • Fun: our HR team is keen on organising social activities. Join us for barbecues at the terrace, ski day on the Swiss mountains, summer off-site events, after-work games…
  • 5 vacation weeks: we work better when we're well-rested!

Meteomatics is a world-leading weather and climate data provider, passionate about transforming and growing the application of weather information globally. We want people who share our mission to help organizations accelerate the energy transition and protect lives and property by accessing accurate weather forecasts.

As part of the team, you will help Meteomatics and our diverse customer base from multiple industries gain weather insights across a wide range of use cases across the globe.

Still reading?

We're looking forward to your application!

To learn more about Meteomatics, please visit our website:

If you have any questions, our Senior Recruiter Yvonne Hasenburg will be happy to speak with you: