Our goals - Your path

Join our dynamic Cyber Defense Team (CDT) to play a crucial role in protecting our organization's digital assets. The ideal candidate for this role will possess deep knowledge of cybersecurity threats, advanced analytical skills, and a proactive approach to threat detection and response. This role requires a strategic thinker who can anticipate and mitigate security risks, lead complex investigations, and enhance our overall security posture.

As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will:

  • Identify potential threats and vulnerabilities within Sika's network, systems, and applications by continuously monitoring security tools and analyzing logs and data.
  • Utilize advanced threat intelligence to stay ahead of emerging cyber threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Perform in-depth analysis of malicious activities, including malware, phishing, and intrusion attempts.
  • Lead incident response efforts, including the identification, containment, eradication, and recovery from security incidents.
  • Implement measures to prevent future attacks or mitigate their impact. This includes updating or patching systems, configuring security tools, and hardening network defenses.

Your expertise - Our strength

Educational Background: A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Technology, or a closely related field. Relevant experience may substitute for the degree requirement.

Certifications: Possession of industry-recognized certifications such as GMON, GSEC, GCFA, GCFE is highly desirable.

Technical Expertise:

  • Proficiency in tools and technologies used in cyber security operations such as EDR, XDR, SIEM, SOAR, etc.
  • Strong understanding of network and security protocols.
  • Experience with firewalls and intrusion detection/prevention systems.
  • Skilled in network monitoring and packet analysis tools.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of malware analysis, threat modeling, and vulnerability management.

Soft Skills:

  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Rigorous attention to detail with the ability to work under pressure.
  • Excellent communication skills, capable of effectively articulating security and risk-related concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Experience: At least 1-2 years of experience in IT security or a closely related field. 

Commitment to Continuous Learning: Must have a passion for keeping up-to-date with the latest security practices, systems, and threats.


Going Beyond. Together.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Sika Corporation is committed to a work environment that supports, inspires, and respects all individuals that apply. As an equal opportunity employer Sika will consider all qualified applicants without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, or other protected characteristics.

About Sika

Sika is a speciality chemicals company with a leading global position in the development and manufacture of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the construction and automotive industries. Sika has subsidiaries in 103 countries, produces in over 400 factories and develops innovative technologies for customers around the world that enable sustainable change in the construction and transport industries. With more than 33,000 employees, the company generated annual sales of CHF 11.24 billion in 2023.