THE EPFL ALUMNI NETWORK
The mission of EPFL Alumni is to provide EPFL alumni with an exclusive and international network.
You can benefit from this network through different services:
- online EPFL Alumni directory with 32’000+ EPFL graduates;
- exclusive EPFL Alumni LinkedIn group with 10’000+ trusted alumni members;
- other online social networks: EPFL Alumni Facebook and EPFL Alumni Twitter;
- EPFL Campus App that you can download for iOS or Android;
- around 150 events organized each year across the globe;
- advice on networking and job hunting for Contributors members.
You want to benefit from advice on networking and job hunting, or you need additional information about the job market.
Submit your job issue here.
If your request implies an in-depth analysis of your profile and career options, then our career advisor will suggest a 90-minute career support session.
Throughout their career, EPFL alumni need to hunt a new position and to send applications through job boards or/and spontaneous applications by using the network.
To help you, the EPFL Alumni department can provide you with relevant information about job market, according to your situation and your profile. Here is a non-exhaustive list of websites (some of them with a mobile App) which we deem of interest in your investigation, based on our experience.
International job boards (EU, USA, Switzerland):
JobTeaser (for young graduates)
GitHub Jobs (for IT)
cwjobs (for IT in UK)
Swiss job boards:
jobup.ch (FR, EN, DE)
jobs.ch (FR, DE, EN)
JobsForBrains (EN, DE, FR)
ETH get hired (EN, DE)
EPFL Innovation Park (EN)
publicjobs (FR, DE)
Jobtic.ch (FR, DE, IT, EN)
JOBEO (FR, EN, DE)
myScience (FR, EN, DE)
Developpez.com (FR – for IT)
Karriereschweiz.ch (FR, DE)
Employment professional services:
State secretariat for swiss economic affairs (SECO) and Regional job placement offices (ORP) (FR, DE, IT)
Placement agencies (*)
Executive search companies (*)
Outplacement companies (*)
(*) Alumni Contributors: please contact us to benefit from a selection of services and companies suited to your need.
Search companies in Switzerland:
SwissFirms (possible to download data) – Service provided by the Swiss Chambers of Commerce
VaudEconomie – Vaud economic portal, provided by the Office for Economic Affairs & Innovation
BioAlps – Life science cluster of Western Switzerland
MarketLine – Deep perspective on companies, industries and countries
Survey on professional integration of EPFL young graduates (FR) – EPFL Career Center
Swiss online salary calculator Salarium (FR) – OFS, Swiss Confederation
Vaud online salary calculator (FR) – State of Vaud, Switzerland
Global salary online report PayScale (EN)– 94 countries (including Switzerland)
Global salary and cost of living data & calculator SalaryExpert (EN) – 201 countries (including Switzerland)
Global salary survey 2017 Robert Walters (EN) – 27 countries (including Switzerland)