Welcome to the QinetiQ Hub

QinetiQ is a company of scientists and engineers committed to listening, understanding and responding to our customers' needs. This enables us to use our depth of experience and our unique science and engineering expertise to equip them with powerful solutions to their most pressing challenges.

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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Undergrad intake: 40+
Graduate intake: 100+
6,000+ knowledgeable workers.
We are an independent provider of impartial technology-based advice, test and evaluation.
We have facilities at Farnborough, Boscombe Down, Malvern, Portsdown and Haslar.
We are one of the UK’s largest research and technology organisations.
As a key supplier to the MoD, we’re working on over 1,000 defence contracts at any one time.
We hold more than 1,500 granted patents and have 1,000 patents pending.
Every 2 seconds an aircraft takes off or lands, whose wing design was tested in QinetiQ’s wind tunnel.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Becky Thomas

Maritime Division

"Looking back I can't believe how much I have packed into my first 18 months with the company!"

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Jordan Homan

Weapons Division

"As a graduate scheme, and a company, I highly recommend it."

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Helping to solve skills shortage and youth unemployment – The 5% Club

QinetiQ, along with a group of other leading UK companies, has just launched a major campaign urging industry to adopt a new 5% target for graduates, apprentices and sponsored students in their organisations. Companies joining The 5% Club will sign a charter to work towards having 5% of their UK workforce, over the next five years, comprising young people on structured training schemes. Having spearheaded the initiative, we at QinetiQ aim to reach the 5% target by 2015. Other companies and...

Gareth Edwards

Air Division

"I felt that QinetiQ would offer me the opportunity to make a difference to the forces on the front line."

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QinetiQ signs a deal for battleships' autonomous future

QinetiQ, a British defence technology company, has announced the contract for the fourth stage of the Maritime Autonomous Platform Exploitation (Maple) project. Several other firms, including BAE Systems, are also involved.

Added: 18th August 2017