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The Swiss based Bachem Group is a public, innovation-driven company specializing in the development and manufacturing of pepTides and oligonucleoTides. As a full service provider Bachem offers products for clinical development and commercial applications as well as a comprehensive catalog and exclusive custom synthesis. With 50 years of experience and subsidiaries in Switzerland, the United States, the United Kingdom and Japan, Bachem is the partner of choice for the biotech and pharma industry worldwide.  
Bachem. Leading Partner in Tides 

In order to continue our organic growth, we are constantly looking for talent.

We are looking for a highly motivated CISO (chief information security officer) to develop and implement a comprehensive information security strategy for Bachem. You will ensure that Bachem adequately responds to cyber threats and the information security framework adheres to regulatory requirements.




  • Overall Responsibility for the Information Security Framework of Bachem, covering commercial, manufacturing and lab IT
  • Define and ensure the enforcement of Bachem’s information Security Program
  • Monitor cyber threats and vulnerabilities to determine the business risks and what countermeasures must be in place to address them
  • Determine the information security related training needs of employees.
    Develop training programs and run awareness campaigns
  • Establish Security Architecture principles and guidelines
  • Oversee the development of new solutions. Ensure that their design takes security into account from the beginning.
  • Develop and maintain formal contingency plans that specify how he business will continue operating if a disaster affects the IT systems




  • Master’s Degree in Information Security or Computer Science
  • Good knowledge of relevant security frameworks (ISO27000, NIST) and relevant technologies (IT, OT, cloud solutions)
  • Experience with relevant security related technologies in an international manufacturing environment
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the field of information security and technology,
    thereof minimum 5 years in a management role
  • Leadership skills and ability to communicate with C-level and board members
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in German and English
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment



Our offer


A fascinating and challenging opportunity in a very dynamic, fast-growing company that produces complex, life-saving drug substances. The successful candidate will lead a diverse IT Team that is highly motivated, experienced and stable. We look forward to receiving your complete application.


Are you interested?


Are you interested? Please send your complete application to Mr. André Karrer (Global HR Project Manager) via Recruitment-Tool.