Cybersecurity for Identity and Access Management Specialist

  • Airbus
  • Filton, Bristol, UK
  • 04/03/2024
Full time Data Analytics Data Management Data Governance Cybersecurity

Job Description

SECURITY CLEARANCE: You will be subject to a BPSS check (including a criminal record check)

TRAVEL REQUIRED: Occasional travel within the UK and international

LOCATION: Filton (Typically 3 days a week in the office, 2 days remote)

TYPE: Full time / Part time / STEM returner


  • Financial Reward: Competitive salary, annual profit share, contributory pension, share options, car leasing scheme, free onsite parking, season ticket loan, tax-free technology scheme, shopping discounts and much more

  • Work / Life Balance: 35 hour week and Friday afternoons off, hybrid working, flexible working, option to buy/sell holiday

  • Personal Development: Personalised development plan, Airbus Leadership University and unlimited access to 10,000+ E-learning courses, internal mobility including international opportunities

  • Health & Wellbeing: Bupa health insurance (including assisted fertility treatments and gender dysphoria and reassignment support), wellbeing benefits (including 24/7 online GP and mental health support), discounted family health / dental insurance / eye tests, cycle-to-work scheme, on-site canteen and coffee shop, lunchtime yoga / meditation

  • Family and Caregiving: Life assurance, enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave and caregiving

  • Inclusive Environment: Wellbeing room, Multi-faith room, Employee Representative Groups (Gender, LGBTQ+, International, Generational, Disability, Social & Cultural Diversity, Neurodiversity)

Our world is changing. And so are we. From our commitment to zero-carbon flight ( #ZEROe ) to cleaning up space , sustainability is at the heart of our purpose . So what's your next change?

T he Cybersecurity for Identity team in Airbus is looking for an Identity and Access Management (IAM) specialist with experience in Cybersecurity to join our team. The Cybersecurity for IAM Specialist will be accountable for driving company wide improvements, while ensuring that their overall strategy remains aligned with corporate security policies and IM security priorities.


  • Monitoring Cybersecurity trends and using this knowledge to bring solutions to the Airbus IAM landscape to reduce risk from cyber attacks

  • Coordinating at company level the strategy for IAM Cybersecurity and PAM solutions

  • Coordinating with the enterprise, security and infrastructure architects in order to implement security solutions and services in collaboration with Application and IS/IT Security owners, whilst continuing to facilitate business innovation

  • Understanding and implementing security solutions in pursuit of Audit and Risk Analysis recommendations and remediation plans

  • Contributing to standard designs and establishing and maintaining related and relevant IT Security standards


  • Masters or advanced degree in information security, computer science or related field

  • At least one professional security management certification, such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), or other similar credentials

  • IAM certification from Microsoft, Oracle, Okta, Azure, AWS or Google

  • Project Management qualification, such as PRINCE2 or equivalent experience

  • Service management qualification, such as ITIL Practitioner or equivalent experience

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Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need and we’ll always do our best to accommodate your request.

Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments for the selection process – you can share this with your Talent Acquisition Partner if you are invited to interview. Examples may include (but 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.


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