Career Starters

Start your career with your finger on the pulse of nationally critical IT infrastructures

We’re looking for talented and dedicated individuals who want to help shape the future.


You’re passionate about ICT, you’re motivated, and you want to play a role in shaping Switzerland’s digital future while working in a highly qualified team of experts?

We offer the following opportunities for those looking to kickstart their career:


Discover the world of work with SWITCH.

Internship / traineeship

Gain deeper insight into the SWITCH work environment and apply what you learn in practice.


Computer scientist with Swiss federal proficiency certificate (EFZ) in application development

Basic training year at the vocational education and training centre


  • DevOps engineer
  • Software engineer
  • Site reliability engineer
  • Security engineer
  • Network engineer

Junior profile

Start your career at SWITCH directly after/during your studies.

Join us as

Junior Network Engineer
Security Systemadministrator

Fields of study

Computer Science
Business informatics
Electrical Engineering

Then follow these three steps:

1. Application

Apply now for the position you’re interested in.

2. Interviews

There will be two interviews for us to get to know each other.

3. Signing the contract

If both sides are satisfied, you’ll be well on your way to becoming a SWITCHie.


Meet us at:
13.4.21 poly-E-fair