Senior Software Architect IdP (80-100%, m/w)
SwissSign Group has two cornerstones: identity services under the brand SwissID and certificate services. SwissID ist the digital identity of Switzerland which enables simple and secure access to the online world. Thanks to electronic certificates, data can be exchanged in encrypted form and therefore protected against unauthorised access. As a Swiss trust service provider (TSP), SwissSign accompanies people and companies into a successful digital future, and protects data according to the highest security standards while keeping it in Switzerland. Further information is available on und und

Senior Software Architect IdP (80-100%, m/w)

As Senior Software Architect you define the target architecture of the future Swiss Identity Provider (IdP) of SwissID and the high level solution design of its components. With your vision and experience you significantly shape the architecture of the SwissID IdP to make it an excellent IdP in the Swiss digital world, which is characterized by security and usability and has a high level of processing.

As an experienced key person you also support our DevOps team. Organizationally, you are part of the architecture team, which covers all areas of the company.

Your new challenge

  • Definition of the IdP architecture and high-level solution design of components
  • Ensuring the flexibility, expandability and scalability of the product
  • Derive the design from the business requirements
  • Helping to shape product strategy, contributing product ideas, driving forward initiatives and projects
  • Ensuring compliance, security and SLAs
  • Responsibility for the implementation of architectural specifications
  • Support of innovation and customer projects in our own specialist area
  • Technical representation in external working groups and committees
  • Contribution to EPDG, BGEID and ZertES certifications

What you bring along

  • University degree at Bachelor or Master level (University, ETH, FH) in computer science
  • at least 10 years of experience in designing software solutions (technical lead) and practical experience with dev-ops approaches
  • Further education in architecture (e.g. iSAQB)
  • Practiced in Java, OIDC and SAML
  • Experience in Information Security, GitLab and Kubernetes is an advantage
  • Team player with very good communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Fluent German and English

We offer you

  • Challenging, developable and versatile job with a lot of personal responsibility
  • Interesting and unique working environment in the field of IdP in Switzerland
  • Participation in the design and implementation of innovative products
  • Dynamic team, flat hierarchy and direct communication
  • Flexible working hours and home office
  • Above-average retirement provision and generous holiday credit

SwissSign is for people who are looking for a challenge and want to make a difference with the team. Does that match your DNA? Nathalie Kunz, Head of HR, is looking forward to your application at


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