Airbus Helicopters' Software métier department is responsible for the development and integration of embedded software, implementing safety critical functionalities.
The team is involved in the development of in house solutions and is supporting the development of products developed by other entities, ensuring that the development processes follow the applicable guidelines for safety (e.g. ED-12 / DO-178) and security (e.g. ED-203/204) certification.
In order to ensure this mission, we are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with a focus on cyber security functions.
Tasks & accountabilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Gather, analyze and extract requirements (incl. cyber security ones) from contracts , higher level specification and industry standards (such as Airworthiness Security Process specification)
Propose update of projects development plans to ensure compliance with the security requirements (e.g introduce regular monitoring of COTS vulnerabilities)
Write software (security) requirements in compliance with quality criteria, avoiding over- and under- specification
Set-up a verification strategy ensuring the compliance of the developed products with those requirements.
Design specific security functions
One key criteria is that we are looking for team players, with the capacity and willingness to support any phase of the projects.
The ideal candidate will additionally have the following skills and experience:
Educated to 5 years' degree level (or equivalent) in computer science, electronics or related discipline.
5+ years Experience in specification and/or development of Real Time Embedded Software
Experience with airworthiness processes, and certification standards.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Experience in the design and development of Embedded Secure Systems
Additional experience and knowledge, easing your integration in our department practices, would also be appreciated.
Familiarity with agile frameworks (e.g. SCRUM)
Knowledge of Avionic Systems, including bus systems (e.g. MIL-STD-1553, ARINC429)
Knowledge of Software Qualification/Certification Standards (e.g.
DOD-STD-2167A, MIL-STD-498, IEEE 12207, DO178B/C)
Knowledge of cyber qualification standards (incl. from other industries)
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