System Engineer (d / m / w) for Secure Space Mission Solutions

Company Details

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Airbus Defense and Space GmbH

Airbus pioneers sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world. The Company constantly innovates to provide efficient and technologically advanced solutions in aerospace, defense, and connected services. In commercial aircraft, Airbus offers modern and fuel-efficient airliners and associated services. Airbus is also a European leader in defense and security and one of the world’s leading space businesses. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions and services worldwide.

Job Description

At Airbus Defense and Space in Friedrichshafen, a position as system engineer (d / m / f) for Secure Space Mission Solutions is to be filled. The successful applicant becomes part of the “Secure Space Mission Solutions”.

You are responsible for the system engineering of security systems for space missions, including satellites and ground segments, within the framework of national programs, ESA missions and export systems.

Your main tasks, which you carry out with a high degree of independence:

  • Definition and implementation of security solutions, architectures, concepts and designs.
  • Analysis of the security requirements including risk analyzes
  • Accreditation of security systems (Common Criteria, IT security, national requirements)
  • Implementation of design trade-offsDefinition of external and internal interfaces to safety elements (ICDs)
  • Specification of HW & SW elements
  • Execution of cost calculations
  • Cooperation across interface boundaries with other engineering disciplines from the areas: space segment, ground segment, instrument, performance, AIT (assembling, integration & test) and operation.

Exercise of technical management tasks:

  • Management / coordination of offers
  •  Conducting studies and research and development topics.
  • Management / coordination of small and medium-sized projects.

You bring:

  • Completed university degree in engineering, business administration or comparable qualification
  • In-depth knowledge in the field of system engineering and system-technical methods and tools, e.g. requirements management, architecture development, etc.
  • Experience in technical management of small to medium-sized projects
  • Basic knowledge of IT security and / or cryptography
  • Experience in the field of accreditation (Common Criteria, ISO 27000 or similar processes) is an advantage
  • Experience in: Linux, OSI model & protocols or CCSDS space protocols are an advantage
  • Experience in software implementation & verification: C / C ++, Java are an advantage

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.

Tagged as: ground segment, c/c++/java, ait / assembly & integration & test, it security / cryptography

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