We are currently looking on behalf of one of our important clients for a Chief Information Security Officer. The role is a permanent position based in Bern Canton. Your Role Hold overall responsibility for Information Data Security throughout the company. Build the bridge within the company between business, DevOps security. Develop the IT security strategy, enforce it ensure the defined level of protection without hindering the agility of business processes. Hold responsibility for the areas of security operations, cyber risks intelligence, protection against data loss fraud, security architecture, identity access management (IAM), program management, forensics governance. Audit the security of the infrastructure within the Information Security Management System (ISMS). Hold responsibility for company wide quality management the information security system (intranet management maintenance, process design, creation maintenance of policies) constantly further develop them (ISO 9001, 20000, 27001, 27017, 27018). Maintain an overview of contemporary developments in this field evaluate them in relation to current operations. Provide consultation internally to external customers in all security matters when required. Cooperate closely with service portfolio management maintain further develop the range in the area of security services. Hold responsibility for all company governance compliance matters. Conduct internal external audits in collaboration with customers employees. Hold responsibility for the maintenance recertification of standards regularly train staff. Oversee risk management advise management in assessing risks. Carry out the necessary reputation management communication measures in the event of a crisis the associated area of responsibility. Your Skills Experience Many years of professional experience in the field of IT security including experience as an Information Security Officer. Very good understanding of the of the operation of IT Infrastructures the entire IT Security Infrastructure. Very good understanding of all Security Operations all aspects of Cyber Security. Strong design problem solving expertise. Your Profile University Degree in Computer Science or Business Administration. Further trained in IT security (MAS, CAS Information Security or CISSP CISM). Strong presentation skills, a team player highly customer goal oriented. Self motivated, confident, structured, resilient a high sense of responsibility. Native German, fluent English able to understand Swiss German. If you wish to apply, please send us your resume in Word format with some references. You can also register on our website which will allow you to receive other exclusive and confidential job offers.