Working for SWITCH

We're looking for bright minds who think ahead.

Quality-conscious, personable and enthusiastic – find out whether you’re a good fit for SWITCH.


See what our employees have to say about working for SWITCH:

"A lot of experts work at SWITCH. Here, you’re not only challenged, but also offered the support you need and the necessary resources to keep developing yourself further."

– Rolf Brugger, Product Manager SWITCH edu-ID


"A thing that is very special about SWITCH is how people work together in teams. We don’t hold back on sharing our opinions and ideas, but there is always a great deal of respect."

Ann Harding, Team Leader Infrastructure and Platform as Service

"SWITCH provides useful services to the academic community. It is also a way for me to give something back to this community, which in the end has formed me."

- Etienne Dysli Metref, Software Engineer


Discover all the benefits you’ll enjoy at SWITCH.


Jobs portal

Here you’ll find all current job vacancies at SWITCH.

Career starters

Kickstart your career with an apprenticeship, internship/traineeship, or a bachelor’s degree with a focus on practical experience.

What we expect of you

Are you a team player with a good dose of initiative? And are you looking for a new challenge in two respects – from both the specialist and the personal angle? If doing something sustainable is just as important for you as engaging in constructive professional discussions, then you are just the person the SWITCH team needs.

What you can expect of us

At the interface between the university and the free market economy, between research and the provision of a service – this is the delightful working environment that awaits you. Facilitate and accelerate development. Work at SWITCH together with an experienced, proactive team on digital and forward-looking solutions for the Swiss education, research and innovation community. We will give you plenty of freedom and scope for professional development. The ability to work independently and interdisciplinary cooperation arejust as important for us as respect in our dealings with each other. And, last but not least, the correct balance between work and leisure constitutes an integral part of our corporate philosophy.


Stephanie Kunzelmann

Stephanie Kunzelmann
Team Leader People & Culture

+41 44 253 9821


Our personnel policy (DE/PDF)

Our Leadership Principles (DE/PDF)