Job DescriptionLeonardo - Engineering the Future Looking for a great start to your career in technology, earning and learning on a scheme that leads to an Honours Degree? We are looking to recruit the technical experts of the future through our outstanding Apprenticeship Programmes. Looking for a great start to your career in technology, earning and learning on a scheme that leads to an Honours Degree? We are looking to recruit the technical experts of the future through our outstanding Apprenticeship Programmes. We are looking for talented, enthusiastic people who have a passion for Science & Engineering to join our Engineering Degree Apprenticeship programme. We want you to help us by joining our highly skilled teams, work alongside some of the most talented people in the UK, and help us design our world leading electronic systems installed on fast jet, UAV, land and naval platforms. You will be given the opportunity to develop skills within Electronics, primarily within the fields of Electromagnetics and Antenna Design. Alongside this, you will also study with one of our partner Universities towards achievement of BSc (Hons) degree in an appropriate science or engineering discipline through a mixture of work based learning, distance learning and day release at University. On completion you should have met the requirements for Incorporated Engineer as part of the way to gaining Chartered Engineer status. Note: This Apprenticeship assumes the candidate has little professional engineering experience is NOT suitable for candidates who already have an engineering degree. Key Responsibility Areas • You will get the opportunity to develop lifelong skills with the support of world class experts in their field. • You will learn a wide range of skills ranging from the development of electronics systems to beyond 30GHz, model cutting edge antenna designs and simulating electromagnetic effects. • You will learn how to assess your work in our well-equipped laboratories in order to help develop robust designs that will function reliably in harsh environments to enable decades of use. • You will work closely with engineers across multiple disciplines to solve problems • You will be required to share your time between the workplace and university as part of your job • We will encourage you to apply your developing academic skills to solve problems, generate ideas and be a part of the development of the next generation of products • To succeed in this great opportunity you will consistently show commitment to the successful completion of all your academic work. Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required Academic Requirements • 3 x A levels (Grade A-C) (or equivalent) • Mandatory: Mathematics and either Physics or a Technology/Engineering subject AND Preferred: another STEM subject Plus • 5 GCSE grades 9 - 4 or grades A*- C or equivalent, • Mandatory: English Language, Mathematics and a Science subject Plus 2 subjects N.B. If the applicant has no 'A levels' but has achieved a BTEC Extended Diploma in Engineering we will accept the application, with the caveat that based on your existing mathematics qualifications it may be required that you attend one of our universities Maths Bridging Courses, which aims to ease the transition between college and university mathematics. The Maths taught in this course does not carry any credit towards your degree. Additional requirements: Please note that in order to apply for this opportunity you must be eligible for UK Security Clearance. Normally this is to the level of Security Check (typically known as "SC") for our business. What's in it for me? We reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including: • Competitive starting salary • Annual incremental pay increases • 33 days holiday and flexible working arrangements • Pension scheme Don't delay - these roles attract high competition so APPLY NOW to avoid disappointment. The deadline for applications is 28th February 2020. Assessment Centres will take place between January and May 2020. Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,600 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 180 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland) as well as strategic partnerships in the most important high potential international markets.
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