Airbus Defence and Space Portsmouth
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe’s number one space enterprise and the world’s second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.
Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
Do you enjoy working with networking and infrastructure? Have some Cisco Switch / Routing experience and love seeing how different technology interacts with each other in order to make the bigger picture? Looking to have career progression into an Architect role? Then this is the role for you!
As a Network Architect Trainee you will be joining a small team that are part of a larger, transnational team and part of the IM division. You will be trained up on networking and infrastructure, to a professional level, with the career-path focusing on design and Network Architecture. As a Network Architect you will have the opportunity to travel to our European sites and to experience International travel.
Information Management (IM) delivers the expertise, technology and equipment for Airbus Space and Aerospace products – We make it fly!
IM is transforming and evolving but, we need even more talented people who can make a real difference to how we support, enable and deliver a diverse range of technological solutions and services to our customers.
As part of our transformation the new operating model is oriented around multi-functional, agile teams working with the business and developing our digital capabilities. What does this mean for you? A role in IM is an opportunity for you to grow and to develop your career in a progressive and innovative environment.
Our people the teams they work in and the values embedded in IM, are driving this change and you could be part of that too.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.
· Network Infrastructure design
· Project management.
· IT Security principles and policies.
· Networks (Routing / Switching / Wireless / Proxy / DDI)
· Security (Firewalling, NAC 802.1x, VPN).
· Software Define Networking
· Digital infrastructure capabilities.
You will grow into a role that will support and contribute the implementation of proven network standards and innovative technologies within Network Services. You will gain responsibility for anticipating connectivity needs and roadmaps whilst working closely with the Business, Service Managers, project/program managers, and other IT teams.
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.
· Creative thinker able to propose innovative ways to look at problems.
· A passion to learn and, progress, to being a key player within the department.
· A commercial background in Networking and Infrastructure.
· Relevant quantitative and qualitative research and analytics experience.
· Knowledge of Network Infrastructure design and project management.
· Some understanding of IT Security principles and policies.
Constructeur aéronautique, Airbus est aujourd’hui le leader mondial de la construction d’avions de ligne. Créé à la fin des années 1960 avec le projet A300, lancé à l’initiative de plusieurs pays européens, il fabrique des avions de 100 places (A318) à plus de 500 places (A380). Il appartient au groupe EADS, renommé « Airbus Group » en 2014, et présent sur 170 sites dans le monde. 6000 avions Airbus sont aujourd’hui en exploitation, avec une volonté du constructeur aéronautique de mettre l’accent sur la réduction de l’empreinte carbone (réduction de la quantité de CO2 produite par avion).
Airbus, dont le siège est situé près de Toulouse, compte 59 000 employés dans le monde et 15 sites principaux situés en France, Allemagne, Espagne et Royaume-Uni (ainsi que d’autres sites aux Etats-Unis, en Chine, au Moyen-Orient et au Japon).