Junior Industrial Cyber Security Consultant

Hamburg, Germany, Airbus [10452938 AM EN EXT 1]

Field(s) of expertise
Cyber Security
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.


Industrial production in the 21st century is based on digital control systems and digital communication (M2M, E2M, M&Ms). For the past few years an increasing number of large industrial manufacturing companies have suffered from cyber-attacks resulting in massive business loss. To counter such impacts a well prepared and executed cyber security risk analysis is the first step towards a state-of-the-art cyber resilience. APSYS Risk Engineering GmbH offers this as a service to its customers.

As a Junior Industrial Cyber Security Consultant you will work on such an Industrial Control System (ICS) security project. Your tasks will focus on:

  • Analyzing the Industrial Control System and associated machinery with regards to software, connectivity and interfaces,
  • Assessing the threats and impacts posed by connectivity, software, and architecture,
  • Assessing the efficacy of existing security measures and controls,
  • Defining security objectives or requirements to mitigate cyber risks,
  • Compiling comprehensive risk reports.In addition you will regularly report to project management and you will contribute to the evolution of APSYS methods and procedures.

Projects in this realm can arise in any industrial area, yielding an exciting job variation.

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 computer science or engineering with a focus on information security, aeronautics, systems engineering or comparable subject


Technical Skills:

  • First experience in the field of information security,
  • Fluent in English, possibly German,
  • Knowledge of relevant standards (IEC 62443, ISO 27005) is welcome.


Soft skills:

  • Profound analytical skills,
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills,
  • Rigorous in the quality of the work done,
  • Team player with the ability to work autonomously with a strong customer-oriented work attitude

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