Compass Security as an Employer

Compass stands for trust, competence, and customer orientation.

The security industry is multi-faceted, exciting, and demands the highest level of continuous performance from our entire team. To support our customers' projects with skill, focus on requirements, and the highest quality, we need outstandingly talented and gifted IT specialists.

Find out here about the possible career opportunities for you at Compass Security.

Penetration Tester / Security Analyst

Do you have proven technical skills and experience in the field of ethical hacking? Join our team, develop your skills further and help us become even better with sharing your experience and knowledge

Compass Security Switzerland and Germany offer the following open positions:

IT System Engineer/Administrator (m/w/d)

Analyzing, defining implementing, operating. Are you committed to ensuring that our systems and applications function securely and reliably? Are you fascinated by virtualization and CI/CD pipelines? Then we have the right job for you in our young team.

Compass Security Cyber Defense offers the following open position:

FunctionPlace of work

IT System Engineer/Administrator (m/w/d)


Hacking-Lab Challenge Developer

Are you interested in cyber security and hacking techniques? Do you enjoy security challenges, CTF and cyber security training? Do you want to help develop an outstanding cyber training for future specialists? Then join our team and support us to make Hacking-Lab even better.

Hacking-Lab AG offers the following open position:

FunctionPlace of work

Hacking-Lab Challenge Developer, 80 - 100 %

by arrangement

Full Stack Software Developer

Are you enthusiastic about cyber security? Do you love to analyze customer needs and to implement them into software? Complete our team with your personality, your knowledge and your experience.

Hacking-Lab AG offers the following open position: :

FunctionPlace of work

Full Stack Software Developer, 80 - 100 %

by arrangement


Term paper / Bachelor- or Master’s thesis collaboration

You are close to obtaining your Bachelor or Master's degree and it's time to write the final thesis. There are exciting subjects in information security waiting for someone to do some exact research in a bachelor or master’s thesis.

Contact us with a concrete proposal; maybe we can work together.


Depending on the number of internships already awarded and our current needs, we can offer you an internship. You must have completed the fourth semester at least, be a good autodidact and have a strong affinity for solving puzzles. You should have a marked interest in hacking, reverse engineering, or forensics and be able to show that you have some knowledge of this already, either from operating your own infrastructure, publishing vulnerabilities, or participating in related open source projects.

Send us your application with your resume and a cover letter to hr(at)

Note: Internships for 2023 have already been assigned. We will evaluate applications for 2024 in September 2023.



Compass security is not a classical software company; it is very highly specialized. We regret that it is not possible to offer computer science apprenticeships.