Cyber Security Consultant

Augsburg, Germany, Airbus [10453570 AM EN EXT 2]

Field(s) of expertise
Cyber Security Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Created in 1985, APSYS is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AIRBUS.Apsys delivers essential services across AIRBUS and provides Expertise in Technical, Human & Organizational Risks Management dedicated to Aerospace, Automotive, and Railway, Nuclear, Environment and Petrochemical industries.

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 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.


As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will develop security risk analysis for our customers in the European Defence and Space industries. The tasks will be partly done in our site, in Augsburg, partly at the customers’ premises in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg.

Tasks cover the overall aspects of risk management:

  • Functional analysis of the systems,
  • Compilation of the necessary documents as a starting point for the risk analysis,
  • Execution of security risk analysis based on agreed or specified methods,
  • Identification of weak points and risks,
  • Create risk mitigation plans and present and explain them to system owners,
  • Risk and process management for the documentation of measures.

In addition, you will report regularly and support the further development of the methods at Apsys.

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.


Your profile:

  • University degree in Information Security, Computer Sciences, engineering or comparable qualification,
  • At least five years’ experience in the information security field, and with an experience with various risk analysis methods


Technical skills:

  • Knowledge of system development and/or aerospace is desirable,
  • Knowledge of the relevant standards (ISO 27005, BSI Std. 100-3, NIST SP 800-30, EBIOS etc.)


Soft Skills

  • Very good analytical skills,
  • Very good communication skills in German and English knowledge of French is an advantage,
  • Team player,
  • A high degree of self-reliance and independent working as well as customer and service orientation

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