Do you want to work on real-time projects alongside leading scientists and engineers within a globally renowned company?
Leonardo’s Graduate Programme develops promising young graduates into engineers and business professionals of the future.
Leonardo is an international leader in electronic and information technologies for defence systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land security and protection and sustainable ’smart’ solutions. We are globally renowned and are continually expanding, offering exciting opportunities to talented individuals who want to work at the forefront of our technology. With the majority of our engineers having chartered status, you can look forward to working with highly skilled professionals that are passionate about their work.
Leonardo in the UK
Today we are at the leading edge of advanced manufacturing. Learn more about the key role we are playing in the development of UK engineering
Our 2 year Graduate Programme
On joining the Leonardo graduate programme, you will unlock a wealth of development opportunities and further learning. You will receive mentoring, coaching and support to achieve your personal goals and accreditation from your professional body.
At Leonardo, we have some of the Industry’s most sophisticated technology at our fingertips, and we rely on having the very best employees to maintain our competitive edge. As one of our graduates, you will be working for a company at the cutting edge of technology, as well as enhancing your skills and business acumen, opening up your horizons to the diverse and dynamic ways in which your degree can be used.
We have created a programme across our UK sites that value those who continuously ask questions and look to resolve problems through creative and innovative thinking. We will demand a high degree of customer focus and work performance from you in order to meet our operational challenges.
Supportability Engineering encompasses not only the management of complex systems, but the whole of the ILS disciplined approach, that influences the product design and develops a Support Solution to optimise supportability and Though Life Costs.
It delivers the Initial Support Package and ensures continued optimisation of the Support Solution in light of product modifications and changes in operational use and requirements.
We are looking for individuals who can effectively integrate supportability activities in sync with the lifecycle phase.
Supportability Engineering includes Technical Publications, Training, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) & Field Service Engineering (FSE).
The role is to assist in the analysis, preparation and delivery of Supportability Engineering activities with the main focus being in ILS.
This is to support a variety of projects within the Leonardo company product portfolio across the Southampton and Basildon offices.
Key Responsibility Areas
Advanced MS OFFICE skills essential, MS Word skills with advanced knowledge of styles and formatting, paragraph numbing, creation of linked pdfs. Good graphical skills using PowerPoint or Visio are essential.
You will be able to take ownership of a work package; planning and scheduling own workload and the work of others.
You will be able to interact effectively with customers and suppliers.
Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required
All of our roles require (a) a minimum of an upper Second class Bachelors/Integrated Masters degree, or (b) a higher degree, such as a MSc or PhD. In all cases the subject should be engineering, mathematics, physics or another relevant discipline.
Please note that in order to apply for this opportunity you must be eligible for UK Security Clearance. Normally this is to the level of Security Check (typically known as “SC”) for our business.
What’s in it for me?
Leonardo values its people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:
Competitive starting salary & welcome bonus
Accommodation Allowance (subject to eligibility) & 3 performance related pay reviews within the 2 years
Generous holiday entitlement and flexible working arrangements