Graduate Software Engineer (Cyber Security) - Airbus
- Salary of £27,000, plus a welcome payment of £2,000.
- South East, South West, Newport
- Apply by:
- 18th November 2018
- Start date:
- Job type:
- Graduate job
Start date: September 2019
Application closing date: 11th November 2018
Our UK Graduate Programme provides exceptional graduates the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the two year period it combines rotational placements with focused training and the possibility of European assignments as well as further personal development and the chance to build your professional network.
From day one, you will be assigned to a particular department and will be guided through the various placement opportunities that exist within your function, the wider business and even with customers and suppliers. This, along with training provided works to ensure you are ready and experienced enough to take the next step of your career following the programme's conclusion.
As part of the Software Engineering team within Airbus Defence and Space Cyber Security UK you will be developing new cryptographic devices and key management systems to protect critically sensitive national and commercial information.
You will have opportunity to grow your skills in both embedded software development and in Windows application software development to meet the demanding standards set by the UK National Cyber Security Centre.
You will contribute across the full development lifecycle for bespoke
cryptographic products, in collaboration with systems, hardware, FPGA and
The Graduate Software Engineer will work within the Cyber Security UK Engineering team developing software for cryptographic devices and cryptographic key management systems. Software development tasks include:
¤ Design, implement, test and integrate software elements to meet
functional and security specifications and standards
¤ Object oriented analysis, design and development (UML)
¤ Embedded software development for real-time operating system environments ¤ Application software development for Windows operating system environments
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a
commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's
reputation and sustainable growth.
As the successful candidate, you will be able to demonstrate the following;
- At a minimum, a 2:1 degree or equivalent in Software Engineering,
Computer Science or related subject,
- Proficient in at least one programming language (eg C, C++, C#, Python, Java),
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills,
- Creative and innovative thinking, - Be proactive and comfortable working in an autonomous way, - Strong team focus.
Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.
This role will be based in Newport and will receive the full Airbus Defence & Space Graduate programme benefit package including an annual Salary of £27,000, plus a welcome payment of £2,000.
Applications will be accepted from 17th September 2018 - 11th November 2018.
Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; additional time for written exercises; auxiliary aids; room layout; dietary requirements etc. If you wish to discuss this further please contact via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence.
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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