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MBDA Missile Systems

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Six Hills Way, Stevenage SG1 2DA, United Kingdom

The only integrated defence company to provide missiles and missile systems for each branch of the armed forces (air, sea, land). A multi-national group with more than 11,500 employees working together across France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom. A joint venture of the three European leaders in aerospace and defence: Airbus, BAE Systems and Leonardo

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides better, smarter and more effective defence capabilities to the UK and their allies. Whether it’s designing a future concept for the British Army, managing the procurement of a missile component or harnessing their expertise in software in order to integrate one of our products on to the newest fighter jet, all of our employees are a part of delivering a more secure tomorrow.

Why work for us
The work itself is at the cutting-edge of engineering and provides the opportunity to help solve the defence challenges of the future. Challenging and stretching your skills as well as nurturing your talent are aspects that we believe strongly in, and there are many avenues to develop yourself further within the business.

We offer a wide range of benefits including flexible working, up to 15 days flexi-leave a year in addition to 25 days annual leave, yearly bonus scheme and discounts at a number of retailers, helping you to do more of the things you enjoy.

Training and development
We offer tailored training for our graduates in a number of areas including technical and business awareness, presentation skills, negotiation and influencing skills, project management and career development. In addition to this we provide access to dedicated learning environments with more than 3000 training courses.

If you’re interested in becoming Chartered then we fully fund your membership throughout the programme and offer a mentor who can help you with the application process.

Graduate schemes
We offer a number of opportunities for those leaving university or who are still studying. If you’re looking to gain valuable insight into the industry while completing your degree, you can join us for a 10–12-week summer placement or for a 10-month undergraduate programme.

Our two-year graduate programme consists of four six-month placements in your field of interest, and this can include external placements and the option to work overseas.

What we are looking for
Our recruitment process is strengths based and is aligned to our values – integrity, passion, innovation, team spirit and commitment. We are looking for those who would fit well within our culture and embody these values. 

UK: Stevenage, Bristol and Bolton

Number of employees
3500 UK, 10,500 worldwide

Desired degree disciplines/class
Minimum of 2.2 classification

Eligible to work in the UK

How to apply
Visit to complete the application form, and you will be invited to undertake an online test

Closing date
31 March 2021

Tel +44 (0)1438 754500

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