Welcome to the General Dynamics UK Hub

General Dynamics UK is one of the world’s leading defence companies.  We work in partnership with the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence providing the nation’s primary land capabilities including Bowman, the British Armed Forces tactical communication system, and AJAX, the future of Armoured Fighting Vehicles for the...

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Typically recruits

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

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General Dynamics UK is part of the General Dynamics Corporation.
Founded in 1962, delivering avionic systems to pioneering aircraft.
Global workforce of more than 90,000.
We provide the equipment that supports British Forces around the world.
Three UK locations: Oakdale (South Wales), Merthy Tydfil (South Wales) and Hastings (South East England).


Systems Engineer

"I have been working at General Dynamics UK since September 2012 and during that time I have worked on three projects, including two in R&D and one in support activity.   I have been fortunate that I have been able to apply a lot of mathematical knowledge from my degree and combine it with engineering processes.  As a result, I fin..."

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Software Engineer

"I find the technical and problem-solving aspects of the role very rewarding and it has been an interesting experience being able to work closely with General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada."

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Systems Engineer

"I enjoy the different challenges this role produces every day and enjoy testing the new hardware that I helped spec up, as I felt I was part of the product development and physically having the product in my hands is a rewarding feeling."

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Prince Charles Gives Engineers ‘A Big Thumbs Up’

The Prince of Wales said he was proud of engineering work during a visit to south Wales on Friday. The Prince paid a visit to Blackwood firm General Dynamics UK, which has been given the go-ahead to make more than 500 bespoke vehicles for the Ministry of Defence in a contract worth £3.5bn. He went on to give an impromptu speech at how the staff were doing a tremendous job. The Prince said, “It's a wonderful demonstration of British and Welsh engineering and it's a great thing...

General Dynamics Land Systems–UK completes first AJAX programme man...

  General Dynamics Land Systems–UK has successfully completed initial manned live firing tests onboard an ARES vehicle, a member of the AJAX family of Armoured Fighting Vehicles, at a range in Dorset, England. The manned firing trials tested the performance of the three weapons that can be mounted to the Kongsberg PROTECTOR Remote Weapon System: General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG), Heavy Machine Gun (HMG) and Grenade Machine Gun (GMG). This was the first manned firing test for an...

Added: 20th December 2016