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AIRBUS Defence and Space Limited

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2019 it generated revenues of € 70.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s leading space companies. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Job Description

COMSEC Engineer

As a result of continued growth we require a COMSEC Engineer to join our Cyber Security division based in Newport, South Wales.

You will report directly to the Trusted Infrastructure Evaluation Lead supporting throughout the lifecycle of High Grade security product developments, ensuring compliance with the relevant security policies and standards with evidence of compliance documented throughout the lifecycle for evaluation by security authorities.

You will be key in supporting the Lead for all security aspects of the equipment/deliverables to ensure the end product meets the required standards.

This role is based at our Airbus Defence and Space offices, Newport, South Wales, and involves working within the UK Defence industry, requiring the applicant to be able to be security cleared to a UK SC level.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

· Support Lead in analysis of product design and requirements from a security perspective.
· Produce evaluation deliverables documenting each stage of the design for review by evaluators.
· Attend/support regular progress meetings with government evaluation team and perform supporting administration activities.
· Ensure documentation is produced on time and effectively addresses the required security standards.
· Support the interface between external evaluation team and internal project team.
· Support Lead during discussion and presentation of security issues during engineering reviews.
· Support to the Lead during progress meetings.
· Administration of project progress documentation (meeting minutes, memos, progress tracker spreadsheets) to ensure evaluation activities are monitored between progress meetings.

Skills and Experience

· HND/Degree in Systems Engineering or other relevant subjects (science/computing/engineering) preferred.
· Analytical skills to perform analysis of the design.
· Understanding of information security/communications security principles preferred.
· Ability to understand and interpret the relevant security standard requirements.

In return we can offer a competitive salary with annual profit share; an ever growing list of company benefits including enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave and strong career development options across our transnational, market leading company.

Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.

Please let us know if you need us to make any reasonable adjustments for the selection process – you can share this with the Recruitment Business Partner who gets in touch if you are invited to interview. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.

By submitting your CV or application you are consenting to Airbus using and storing information about you for monitoring purposes relating to your application or future employment. This information will only be used by Airbus.
Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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