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Senior Software Engineer (Cyber Security)

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Recruiter: Airbus
Listed on: 3rd August
Location: Newport
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent


Are you a Senior Software Engineer with expertise in Cyber Security?

Do you live a commutable distance to Newport, Wales or would you consider relocating?

If you you've answered yes to the above, you may be interested in the opportunity we have for a Senior Software Engineer within Airbus Cyber Security in Newport, South Wales.


Would you like to work on advanced high grade crypto systems and key management systems to protect Governments, Military, Enterprise Organisations and Essential National Infrastructure from cyber threats?

As the Senior Software Engineer you will possess a strong background in software design and development, predominantly using C++.

You will bring a broad range of technical expertise and leadership skills. 
You will be responsible for actively participating in and driving technical conversations, leading Scrum teams, removing obstacles and orchestrating sprint plans.

Tasks & Accountabilities

You day to day tasks will see you collaborating with Product Managers/Owners, Design Authorities, Software Engineers and Quality Engineers to develop the best solutions and improve time to market while ensuring project quality goals are achieved.

You will be providing technical expertise, removing obstacles and leading the troubleshooting of problems in development, test and overall execution.

Other duties will include:

  • Ensuring compliance with software development and quality engineering best practices, as well as, IM audit/compliance and security policies and standards.

  • Promoting Software Design based on proven design patterns using modelling such as UML.

  • Driving the iterative development process, monitors team workflow and provides guidance to team members

This role is based at our Airbus Defence and Space offices, Newport, South Wales, and involves working within the UK Defence industry, you will need to be able to get security cleared to a UK SC level and be willing to obtain DV level

Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field

  • Familiar with pertinent design and architectural patterns.

  • Object oriented analysis, design and development designed using UML.

  • Must have an understanding of requirements implementation and traceability,

What Airbus can offer you

  • 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 

  • Very strong, very real career development options across our transnational, market leading company.

  • Flexible hours - 37 per week with no core hours on Friday afternoons!

Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at the 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 facilities; auxiliary aids; room layout etc. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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.

At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.

Contact Name: Airbus
Reference: TJ/7674/531679750
Job ID: 3125651

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