Current Opportunities

QR16229 - Manager - Aircraft Cyber Security | Qatar Airways | Doha

Organisation: Qatar Airways
Job Function: Flight Operations
Division: Flight Operations (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 05-Apr-2018

Qatar Airways

Welcome to a world where ambitions fly high

From experienced pilots to dynamic professionals embarking on new careers, Qatar Airways is searching for talented individuals to join our award-winning team.

We take pride in our people—a dynamic and culturally diverse workforce is essential to why we are one of the finest and fastest growing airlines in the world.

We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages.

About Your Job:

In this role, you will plan, document, and implement required aircraft-related cybersecurity controls by using available technology disciplines and practices to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of Aircraft and Aircraft-related systems are in accordance with established standards and procedures. 

You will be responsible for ensuring that aircraft and related systems such as In-Flight Entertainment (IEF) systems, avionics, Onboard WIFI, Air to Ground Communications, Electronic Flight Bag (EFB), Onboard Payment Devices (COTS), and other emerging aircraft-related technologies are adequately protected against Cyber Attacks.

Specific accountabilities include:

  • Designing a strategy for Aircraft Cyber Security and maintain the same in line with current and emerging “Industry Best Practice”
  • Ensuring that regular contact is maintained with OEMs (both aircraft manufacturers and independent aircraft system providers) to ensure QR can influence and/or fully understand the OEMs ongoing strategy for Cyber Security
  • Setting up and chairing a cross-functional team across Technical (specifically Aircraft programs), Flight Ops, HIA and IT to ensure the Cyber plans across the aircraft and ground systems are adequately protected
  • Ensuring that operational procedures and SOPs fully reflect and are in sync with the Aircraft Cyber protection strategy of QR
About You:

To be effective in this role, you will need a relevant College or University qualification to minimum Bachelors level in Engineering, Computer Science or related field, preferably with a specialisation in cyber-security or information security. You will also need a deep understanding of aircraft cyber-security complemented by some experience in a related IT domain.  A good working knowledge of avionics and other systems in the cabin and flight deck is also required.  This is an exciting career opportunity with one of the world's leading airline.  The successful candidate will enjoy a tax-free salary and generous benefits.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. Copy of Highest Educational Certificate
3. Copy of Passport

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