Cyber Test Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Newport


Job Summary

Airbus is currently offering Cyber Test Engineer position for qualified individuals who are willing to work Full Time at their office in Newport Be sure to check job specifications carefully before proceeding.

Job Title: Cyber Test Engineer
Company Name: Airbus
Job Location: Newport
Job Type: Full Time
Job Category: Airbus
Job Link Expiry: 2023-04-15
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Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Test Engineer (Verification and Validation) within Cyber Security Division in Airbus Defence & Space in Newport, South Wales.

Reporting directly to the Test Manager you will be working as part of a team responsible for executing allocated Test Environment Work Packages within the agreed cost, time and quality constraints.

Day-to-day you will be working in a multi-disciplined project team, working closely with Software and Hardware development engineers in an open office environment. You will be responsible for designing and implementing test cases to demonstrate suitability of complex products and/or systems for the Cyber Security market place.

Your Tasks & Accountabilities

You will be responsible for demonstrating that the developed product meets all specified
legislative and customer requirements, by:

  • Specifying and implementing the test solution
  • Performing in-house and/or external testing
  • Adequately documenting the tests and test results

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. Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at 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.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Experience using multiple test methods for software and hardware product development
  • Have a good understanding of requirements capture and coverage

Desirable (non-essential) Skills & Experience

  • ISTQB Foundation Level Certificate of higher
  • Automation testing experience, preferably with one or more of the following: Python; Gherkin; Cucumber
  • Agile or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) teams
  • Agile/DevOps tools such as Jira, Confluence and Git
  • CCNA standard experience and working knowledge of network configuration and operation
  • Cryptographic Key Management and Distribution Systems / Devices
  • Secure Communications Systems & Network Devices
  • Windows hosted software applications
  • TCP/IP network configuration and test
  • Integration/test database systems (e.g. Oracle/SQL/DOORS/EA)
  • Test script/software development (Windows and Unix environments)

Not a 100% match? No worries! Airbus supports your personal growth with customized development solutions.

This role involves working within the UK Defence industry, requiring the applicants to be UK Nationals Only (No Dual Nationals) and able to be security cleared to a UK SC level.

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!


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.


AIRBUS Defence and Space Limited

Contract Type:

Permanent Contract / CDI / Unbefristet / Contrato indefinido

Experience Level:

Professional / Expérimenté(e) / Professionell / Profesional

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Airbus is, and always has been, committed to equal opportunities for all. As such, we will never ask for any type of monetary exchange in the frame of a recruitment process. Any impersonation of Airbus to do so should be reported to [email protected] .

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.

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