Graduate Engineer - Communications & Sensing

Kick-start your career in electronics, signal processing and software.

The Communications & Sensing Practice at Roke Manor is a world centre of excellence, having pioneered many new and groundbreaking technologies over the last 60 years. Including electronic warfare, radar systems, navigation systems, communications systems, and advanced sensing technologies. We provide essential capabilities into the defence, national security and commercial sectors.

Joining Roke’s Communications & Sensing team will secure a world-class career in cutting edge technology. You’ll work on challenging and innovative projects from day one and benefit from competitive salaries, inclusive and interesting training and a stunning location to excel in.

Expand your skills:

Working on ground-breaking technology from day one will stretch your skills and expertise.

Learn & develop:

Further expand your abilities through working alongside our wealth of world-class engineers, from fundamental research, to consultancy, to bespoke system design, you will have the opportunity to work across a range of project types.
We understand that continual training and professional development are paramount to your career and we'll help you gain chartered status through your chosen professional institution.

Roke Graduate Opportunities

Find out more about Roke's Graduate Opportunities

Your skills

Roke is looking for graduates enthusiastic about research and development, who also understand the importance of customer focus. Skills we need include:

  • Digital signal processing
  • Array processing
  • Communications systems
  • Vision processing
  • Acoustic & Audio processing
  • Sensor fusion
  • Machine learning and data analytics
  • FPGA & digital ASIC
  • Embedded real-time software

What will you be working on?

Roke works on a diverse range of projects, of different types and sizes. You may be performing a short study or piece of exciting research. You might be working on the next naval radar system for warships. You might be designing a navigation system for a rover on the surface of Mars. Or the next-generation of military communications system. Broadly, our projects typically involve the following domains:

  • Electronic warfare
  • Signals intelligence
  • Communications systems
  • Autonomous systems
  • Navigation systems
  • Industrial inspection systems
  • Electromagnetic cyber

Entry Requirements:

Competition is high and you will need a good honours degree in a subject such as Electronic Engineering, Mathematics, or Computer Science.

Due to the nature of the work that Roke undertake candidates must be 18yrs or over and willing to undergo, and eligible to achieve HMG security clearance (prior to appointment). As a result, candidates should ideally be a British Citizen, however, you can hold another nationality and have resided in the UK for the last 5 years.

Roke Manor Research Ltd is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including bonus scheme, private medical insurance and pension, along with a whole host of flexible benefits to include childcare vouchers, travel insurance and dental care

Opportunity Overview

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Romsey (Hampshire)
  • Region: London and South East
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Other benefits...

  • Bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Travel insurance
  • Dental care

Disciplines accepted...

  • Computer & IT
  • Computer Science
  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Systems

To Apply

Job ID Number: 00108
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