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Technology - R & D and Advisory Services

Companies in this sector develop, design and advise on technology that is capable of solving some of the world’s most complex challenges.

Roke at a glance

Key facts:

  • A British centre of excellence for world-class innovation and engineering
  • The UK’s leading provider of independent research, development and advisory services in technology
  • Expertise in autonomy, connectivity, data analytics and cyber in both the civil and military domains
  • Helps clients develop technology concepts, analyse critical functions, prototype for validation and demonstrate capabilities
  • Recently awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise and Innovation
  • A wholly-owned subsidiary of the Chemring Group plc since 2010
  • A core member of the Women in Science and Engineering campaign

Discipline groups recruited...

  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

Opportunities & Benefits:

If you’re just setting out on your career path, Roke has a number of exciting graduate programmes and placements to support you through the next stages of your career.

We offer an environment where you can self-manage and continue to hone your craft. We promise to invest in your future and make sure that there are opportunities for you to get involved in world-changing projects, undertake new qualifications and shape your own career.

Changing the world isn’t easy and in return for your endeavours, you’ll receive great benefits such as flexitime, gym facilities, social activities and volunteering opportunities, plus a whole range of opt-in benefits including private healthcare. There are also plenty of opportunities to share in our collective success with parties throughout the year and individual awards for excellent performance.