Graduate Opportunity

Test Manufacturing Engineering Graduates

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Are you curious about all things aerospace?

Do you have a thirst for knowledge and an eye for detail?

Are you determined to make a real impact?

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services and our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

We Make it Fly

Widely acknowledged as a leader in the aerospace industry - and fully equipped with the world's most innovative products that address both the needs of today and tomorrow - we are uniquely positioned to tackle any challenge brought our way, and deliver solutions around the globe that help drive and expand our customers' businesses.

Every year we are lucky enough to have exceptional Graduates join us across many business areas and we now have a number of opportunities for those interested in Engineering (Test Manufacturing). If the above sparks your interest then we encourage you to read on below!

Would you like to perform testing and launch support of spacecraft propulsion systems and components?

Or perhaps working within a transnational organisation and with an emphasis on technology and being involved in a variety of programmes from studies and R&D through to space-flight development, in an innovative environment dealing with unique and challenging new instrument concepts excites you?

Do you want to work with the Satellite Assembly Integration and Test (Electrical) that integrates the electrical units that make up the spacecraft platform and electrically and functionally testing the spacecraft?

Our UK Graduate Programme provides you with the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the two year period it combines rotational placements with focused training and the possibility of European assignments as well as further personal development and the chance to build your professional network.


Our positions referenced above are looking for individuals who;

  • Have studied a degree in Aerospace Engineering / Physics / Avionic Systems / Electronic Engineering, or related field
  • Can demonstrate a clear motivation for the subject and company
  • Are a communicative and proactive team player.

Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you make only one application. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected.

One application: Make It Possible, Make It Happen, Make It ...Count!


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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Stevenage (Hertfordshire) and Portsmouth
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Aerospace
  • Avionics
  • Electronic
  • Physics

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