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Information Security Manager (f/m) 100%

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 an Information Security Manager (f/m) 100%, who will be responsible for all security related aspects to ensure their correct interpretation and implementation as preventive security measures within entire BACHEM.

In this challenging and evolving position within our IT Governance, Risk and Compliance Team you will contribute, drive and further improve the BACHEM Information Security Framework to enable today’s and the future success and growth of Bachem.


Your Tasks

  • Evaluate current and future security architecture for vulnerabilities, weaknesses and for possible upgrades or improvements especially focusing on Cyber Security to ensure a safe digital transformation of BACHEM Business
  • Ensure that the BACHEM Information Security Framework is efficiently managed and effectively implemented by creating security strategies to address current security – and legal requirements, e.g. Data Privacy -and GMP Security needs
  • Implement and oversee technological upgrades, improvements and major changes to the information security environment
  • Oversees as well as executes information security audits by assessing BACHEM technical and organizational security measures
  • Analyze/setup reports generated by the monitoring systems to identify anything that may indicate a future security risk
  • Manage and implement together with IT operational departments physical security, disaster recovery and data backup systems including 3rd parties’ security requirements oversights
  • Serve as a focal point of contact for information security in respect to BACHEM customers and entire BACHEM community
  • Communicate information security goals and new programs effectively within the entire BACHEM organization
  • Provide information security awareness training to BACHEM personnel


Your Profile

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent qualification in information technologies or similar
  • A minimum of 5-year job proficiency in large IT/IM environments with at least 5 years’ active engagement in Information and IT Security
  • Proven track record in IT Security – and/or Information Security environments including thorough knowledge of Security Matters especially in the Cyber Security Arena
  • Preferable Certification related to ISO 27001 or comparable certifications like ISACA CISA, ISACA CISM, CISSP; fundamental GDPR knowledge would be an asset
  • Analytical, hands-on problem-solving skills that allow an effective and efficient resolution to many information security Issues
  • Experience in working in cross-functional teams
  • A strong communicator; ability to communicate in a proactive and solution-focused manner, including keeping management aware of potential issues
  • Detail oriented with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment
  • Ability to work independently and manage one’s time
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Fluency in English and German (spoken and written), other languages would be an asset (French)


We offer a fascinating and challenging function in a dynamic environment, which guarantees diversity and versatility and room for personal footprints. You will be part of a motivated team in an internationally renowned company.


Are you interested? Please contact Mrs. Iris Hreinsdottir (Senior HR Business Partner) via recruiting-tool.