Embedded OS Developer - Airbus Graduate Programme

Graduate Program / Job Rotation Program 24 months


Airbus Graduate

Large companyAerospace

Published on February 12, 2024

  • Contract

    Graduate Program / Job Rotation Program 24 months

  • Location


  • Start date

    October 2024

  • Study level

    Bachelor level or equivalent

  • Remote working

    No remote working

Salary:  €39,712 - €49,424

Location:  Elancourt, France

Application deadline: 12/03/2024

The Opportunity: 

Every year we look for university graduates from around the world to join Airbus. We need people with the aspiration, enthusiasm and the talent to help us move forward and to change the world and deliver our vision to pioneer sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world.  

When you begin your career with us, we accelerate your development through our Airbus Global Graduate Experience. You are part of a 2 year programme where you develop your professional skills, build your networks, locally and internationally, and gain a unique perspective on the world of Airbus. You are part of a global community, so we bring you together once a year for a global graduate conference where you meet your peers, hear from our leaders and learn from the best.

Above all you will have the opportunity to do your best work in an industry that is literally reshaping how we live in our world.

If you are ready to join and be part of this journey please apply.

Please be aware, as part of your application via our application system, you will need to submit your CV and a COVER LETTER


About the role: 

You will be on a development pathway to prepare you to be a Cyber Developer and can expect to be involved in the following: 

What we offer you:

  • The possibility of joining a European Cyber Security specialist.
  • The opportunity to join a stimulating and demanding environment in a team whose mission is to design products and software to secure businesses, critical national infrastructures, as well as government and defence organizations against Cyber threats.
  • Be exposed to and contribute to the development of reliable and high-performance security products and services capable of detecting, analysing and neutralizing the most sophisticated cyberattacks.
  • Work in a very versatile position mixing development, integration, validation and security aspects.

Your Impact:

  • You will be in charge of developing low-level software components while respecting strong security constraints.
  • You will have to manage the integration of components within a critical system.
  • You will ensure the quality of deliverables and validate their behaviour in a secure environment.
  • You will participate in the study, design and prototyping phases of developments.

Additional job activity details:

  • Development of low-level components (drivers, modules, etc.) up to kernel space.
  • Integration and modification of COTS in the system taking into account security constraints.
  • Monitoring of Cyber Defense technologies and defense in depth techniques.
  • Advice and support from technical managers or project managers.
  • Interactions with customers to take into account and guide their needs.

Your Boarding Pass:

  • Background as a Software Development Engineer.
  • You have expertise in the field of low-level development (Linux kernel space), ideally within a strong security environment.
  • Good general culture on systems, system security, computer attacks.
  • You know the following development languages and demonstrate real experience with them: C, Python.
  • You have experience working in a Linux and FreeBSD/HardenedBSD environment.
  • Ideally, you have good knowledge of defense in depth techniques (containers, OS hardening, hypervisor, etc.).
  • Dynamic, rigorous, endowed with excellent interpersonal skills, passionate about your job and with a taste for service.


Your development pathway will include a minimum of one rotation on a different mission.

At the end of the 2 year development programme you will be fully equipped to be a key player as an Embedded OS Developer .


What the you will need to apply: 

To be a successful applicant to the Airbus Global Graduate Programme, you will need to demonstrate you have: 

  • A degree level or equivalent within a relevant field of study.
  • You must be graduating before September 2024, or have graduated in the past 3 years. You must not have industry experience spanning more than 3 years.
  • A good understanding of business administration and an interest in both strategic and business. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication in our business language (English).
  • A desire to work in a collaborative team environment, focused on driving future innovation.
  • The ability to be self aware and a wish to be in the driving seat of your development.


To Apply: 

Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you make only one application to the Airbus Global Graduate Programme. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected.


About Airbus: 

Airbus is a global leader in aerospace, renowned for its commitment to innovation, quality, and sustainability. With a rich legacy spanning more than 50 years, Airbus consistently shapes the industry through cutting-edge aircraft, defence systems, and space exploration solutions. Our diverse workforce collaborates across borders, driving advancements that redefine air travel and beyond. As a pioneer in sustainable aviation, Airbus envisions a future where efficiency and environmental responsibility intertwine. From commercial jets to space technologies, Airbus continues to revolutionize the way we explore and connect the world, showcasing excellence in engineering, design, and forward-thinking solutions.

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