Airbus Final Assembly Line
  • 16-Nov-2021 to 06-Dec-2021 (CST)
  • Mobile, AL, USA
  • market competitive salary
  • Salary
  • Full Time

This position offers the following benefits: Medical insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Prescription insurance, Healthcare Advocacy, Employee Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts, Basic & Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance, Short and Long-term Disability insurance, Voluntary Accident insurance, Voluntary Critical Illness insurance, Identity Theft & Fraud Resolution insurance, Legal Plan insurance, 401(k), Travel Assistance, International SOS insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Personal/Sick Time, Paid Holidays, Tuition Assistance, Bonus(es). These are our current benefit offerings for the 2021 plan year and are subject to change without notice.

Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world.

A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defense as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader.

Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter final assembly lines across Asia, Europe and the Americas, and has achieved a more than sixfold order book increase since 2000.

AIRBUS requires that all employees, temporary workers, and contractors of Airbus will be fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022 or prior to employment.

Position Summary:

The Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist is responsible for supporting the implementation of the Airbus Cyber Security Policy, he/she reports operationally to the Head of Site Services & Supply Ops, and functionally to the Head of Security & Crisis Management. The Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist contributes to the management (identification, treatment and reporting) of cybersecurity risks toward our Industrial assets. He/She develops and maintains permanent liaison with other Airbus cybersecurity teams in North America.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Industrial Cybersecurity Specialist contributes to all phases of the Airbus cyber security management system:

Awareness and Training of staff and contractors (20%)

  • In relationship with the Airbus Cyber Security team, customize existing awareness and training materials to better fit with the specific needs of sites within area of responsibility
  • Deliver awareness sessions about specifics of cyber security in the Industrial environment to all Airbus staff and contractors (including Physical Security Officers).
  • Provide on-the-spot, first level support about cybersecurity concerns to end-users
  • Develops and implements Counter Insider Threat policy and procedures

Industrial Cybersecurity Risk Monitoring (30%)

  • Initiate, populate and maintain a registry of cyber security risks toward industrial assets, compliant with the Airbus ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) process and compliant with the Airbus security risk assessment methodology
  • Review technical specifications during procurement phases of industrial and automation control systems (IACS) to identify potential cyber security risks ; where necessary: introduce cyber security requirements to the selected suppliers' technical specification ; ensure validation and verification of cybersecurity requirements
  • Support cybersecurity audits
  • Cyber Security Vigilance Program : analyze and categorize cyber security events collected by Physical Security Officers ; contribute to the elaboration of a risk treatment plan for events categorized as incidents or above.

Industrial Cybersecurity Risk Treatment (50%)

In his/her perimeter, the jobholder liaises with local management and operational teams to:

  • Define cybersecurity treatment plans for the risks identified in (1), in relation with Airbus cybersecurity and IM teams in the Region and in Europe.
  • Execute the risk treatment plans, including project management aspects
  • Follow-up and report on projects status to stakeholders in the Region: business, IM, IM Security, and Product Security

Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:


  • Minimum Bachelor Degree degree in Electrical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science required


  • 4+ years experience in Industrial Automation & Control Systems security required
  • 2+ years in Project Management, including supplier follow-up required
  • Industrial Automation & Control Systems architecture required
  • Management of Cyber security requirements lifecycle (formulation, validation, verification) is required


  • CISSP, ISO-27001, ISO-27005, ISA-62443 series of standards: Preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Demonstrated Capabilities:

  • Cyber Security Risk Management (method and process)
  • Broad understanding of SCADA and Industrial Control Systems (ICS)
  • Formulation of cyber security requirements
  • Industrial Automation and Control Systems architecture

Communication Skills (Spoken, Written, Influencing, Proficiency in Other Languages):

  • Ability to simplify and communicate efficiently
  • Good presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills, including an ability to use tact and diplomacy to get actions accomplished

Travel Required:

  • Up to 25% Domestic


  • Must be authorized to work in the US

Decision Making, Complexity:

The position requires a significant level of autonomy. The jobholder will interact with staff in very diverse functions : manufacturing, aircraft assembly, physical security, logistics and facility management

Organizational information:

The jobholder reports operationally to the Head of Site Services & Supply Ops, and functionally to the Head of Security & Crisis Management.

Direct Reports: Exempt: none

Non-exempt: none

Job Dimensions, Contributions to Success:

The jobholder directly influences the resilience of the Airbus and Airbus Helicopters' industrial tools against cyber attacks, and contributes to maintaining the industrial objectives of the Airbus Divisions in the Region.

Nature of Contacts:

Project planning with leadership in Airbus and Airbus Helicopters sites.

Reporting and problem solving with local business managers.

Hands-on support and awareness to local industrial operators

Physical Requirements:

Ability to travel domestically up to 25% of time.

Airbus in America provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Airbus in America complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

As a matter of policy, Airbus does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.

Airbus in America expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Airbus's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

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