Who we are
With some of the most sophisticated technology on the planet, MBDA is Europe's leading guided weapons company - and one of the largest missile systems companies in the world. With an order book valued at around 14 billion euros and around 11,000 employees operating from industrial and technology basis in the UK, France, Italy and Germany and the USA, this is an ambitious and dynamic organisation committed to developing the missile systems of tomorrow today.
A job with MBDA
At MBDA we offer fantastic opportunities to build a rewarding career, working with 11,000 of the brightest people in the industry at two of our sites in the UK – Bristol and Stevenage. The analytical skills you developed at university will be put to good use as you learn new techniques to solve problems.
We are committed to providing continuing professional development through accredited training, set out by professional institutes, such as IMechE, IET, Institute of Physics, and the Royal Aeronautical Society, as well as a series of development events for all new graduates and undergraduates who join us.
We look for employees with ambition and drive, who are capable of delivering and working as part of a large team whilst equally becoming specialists in their own field and able to work independently.
The Graduate Scheme
Our two-year graduate programme is designed for individuals who have completed or are just about to complete their degree, achieved a 2:2 or higher in Engineering (electrical, mechanical, systems, aerospace, software, aeronautical), Maths, Physics or similar and who have a minimum of 240 UCAS points.
As a Technical & Engineering or Operations graduate you will follow a modular formal development programme providing you with a series of challenging placement opportunities to develop your key technical skills.
A placement will typically last about 6 months and in addition to core placements within your specialist area you will additionally be encouraged to undertake a placement outside of your ’home’ area to broaden your skills and knowledge.
We offer competitive starting salaries with regular reviews, a pension scheme, a private health scheme, employee car scheme and flexible ways of working, so you can vary your start and finish times and leave at lunchtime on a Friday if you wish.
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