Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Visual Media Specialist


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Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.


About us.

Our Innovative Sustainable Solutions Business Unit provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability and business efficiency issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 600 staff based predominantly in the UK, but also extending to the Middle East and India.

Jacobs Digital Solutions team delivers efficiency across projects through the use of innovative technology, advanced spatial analysis, and effective data management solutions.

To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations, we currently have an opportunity for a Graduate Visualisation Specialist within our Digital Solutions team. The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

The role is required to complement the progressive Digital Solutions team and produce high quality 3D motion graphics and VR/AR for various internal and external clients. This will involve conceiving, executing and delivering high quality work with keen awareness for design, animation, architecture & engineering.

You will work alongside members of Digital Solutions teams with a range of data capture, analysis, visualisation and compliance technologies, including the Jacobs TrackRecord and ProjectMapper systems. In doing so, you will provide critical input to delivering projects on time and budget.

Working in a growing team of experienced designers, you will be expected to challenge working methods for profitability and perfection. With exposure to an expanding range of market sectors and an extensive knowledge pool, you will deliver dynamic, innovative solutions to internal and external clients by thinking both logically and creatively.



  • A 2.1 related degree
  • A solid foundation in the use of 3Ds Max, and Adobe Creative Suite software
  • Games Engine experience in Unity 3D or Unreal
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Exemplary focus and attention to detail.


  • Scripting related to Unity 3D and Unreal
  • Experience in Adobe AIR, Adobe Flash
  • Knowledge in VR/AR
  • User Interface design
  • Media Editor
  • Spatial database experience
  • Knowledge of Autodesk related products.

Other Essential Functions:

  • Ability and flexibility to function as part of multi-disciplinary teams located across a number of offices is essential.
  • Communicating and liaising effectively with colleagues
  • Thinking both creatively and logically to resolve design and development problems
  • Strong attention to detail and an ability to apply knowledge into practical schemes
  • A focus on results and project delivery.

Additional information

Expected start date: September 2020

If interested, please submit your CV and Cover Letter when applying. Applicant’s require the right to live and work in the UK without visa and sponsorship requirements. This position does not cover relocation allowance.

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go ‘BeyondZero’ by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.

We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.

We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.

Start your journey with Jacobs

As part of our Graduate Development Programme (GDP), our graduates enjoy completing a series of well-designed competencies which have been approved by senior leaders to help you on your way to achieving chartership status as well as enhancing your technical expertise and developing your business acumen.

Our additional benefits include:

  • Permanent role with up to 32 days paid annual leave
  • Flexible benefits including, Flexible hours, contributory pension scheme
  • Residential 'Graduate offsite' weekend in the Lake District
  • 360 support from line manager, buddies, mentor, Learning and Talent management and a wide graduate network or past and new cohort.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: BI 0007LV
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  • 2:1 and above
  • Bristol
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