Do you want to work on real-time projects alongside leading scientists and engineers within a globally renowned company? 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 a continually expanding company, offering exciting opportunities to talented individuals who want to work at the forefront of 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’s Fast Track Programme offers you a permanent position to develop your knowledge and skills in our innovative and practical environment. In addition to working with our highly skilled engineers and business professionals, you will complete a 12 month programme to develop the skills you require to be a leading technical or business professional of the future.
You will be provided with a wealth of development opportunities in both virtual and applied working environments. On our programme you will engage with challenging and exciting project work and deliver innovative business or technical solutions as part of a team of subject matter experts.
Throughout the programme you will receive coaching and support from your team to achieve your objectives as well as your personal development goals.
You will gain a wide array of experience in your day to day role and work in Integrated Project Teams to deliver exciting and innovative technical solutions. We are committed to developing our graduates into leading technical or business professionals, and as such we will also support you through your preferred route for Chartership.
At Leonardo we value individuals who continuously demonstrate a dedication to their personal development, and this is no different for our graduates.
We have partnered with Coursera, the world leading online training platform that offers around 4,000 courses you can sign up to, according to your professional and personal interests. Self-directed learning thrives in this environment.
We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are willing to take on a challenge to fill our graduate roles, and we will demand a high degree of customer focus and work performance from you in order to meet our operational challenges.
At Leonardo, we are strongly committed to supporting all our people, and, as society and the environment we work in changes, our approach to Inclusion and Diversity continues to evolve and adapt to reflect this.
A culture of inclusion goes on to create an environment for greater collaboration, innovation and opportunities to develop as an organisation. If you are willing and able to commit to giving your best performance, you will find Leonardo a very rewarding place to work!
We are looking for self-motivated Graduate Systems Engineers to join our Radar Test Solutions group to undertake the design and development of large-scale complex test solutions for the Typhoon and Airborne AESA Radar business areas.
The Graduate Test Systems Engineer will work closely with the Project Engineering Leads and Technical Leads to develop the skills required to define and develop new and innovative test solutions for all Typhoon/Airborne AESA radar products across the Edinburgh business. The Graduate Test System Engineer role will report directly into a Project Engineering Lead within the team.
This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to join a multi-skilled / multi-technology team in a time of significant growth in the Edinburgh Radar business. It will involve development of test solutions from Transmit-Receive Module (ears and voice of the Radar) through to Full Antenna.
This individual must have a willingness to learn, cultivate positive working relationships across all internal and external stakeholders and contribute to the successful completion of work packages in accordance with the Integrated Project Team (IPT) engineering plans and processes.
Input to the design and development of test systems to meet the customer requirements (internal or external) by participating over time in test hardware, firmware and software estimates, requirements definition, solution development & including design reviews and across all aspects of the product lifecycle process.
Lead the integration of simple designs, support the verification and validation phases & analyse results & measurements to ensure compliance to customer requirements.
Support the transition of test solutions into production by participating in the handover process & supporting equipment through its initial operational phase.
Develop simple hardware architectural designs to meet an established set of test system requirements. Leading onto more complex system designs. Support customer needs, create & review documentation and input into the production of monthly project status reports.
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, which includes having a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in the UK, but may need to be to a higher level for this particular role due to the nature of the projects and or programmes that the role will be supporting.
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 STEM discipline.
Leonardo values their people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:
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