Work Placement / Internship

Industrial Placement Hardware Engineer 2021

Capability Green, Luton

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The 6 month – 1 year Industrial Placement Programme

Our Industrial Placement Programme is designed to offer you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills you require to become an engineering or business professional of the future. 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 on your placement that you can apply to your academic studies and future career.

At Leonardo we value individuals who continuously demonstrate a dedication to their personal development, and successful completion of an Industrial Placement with Leonardo can lead to an offer on our Graduate Development Programme. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are willing to take on a challenge to fill our industrial placement roles, and we will demand a high degree of customer focus and work performance from you in order to meet our operational challenges. If you are willing able to commit to giving your best performance, you will find Leonardo a very rewarding place to work!

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Role Description

We are looking for talented, enthusiastic Electronic Engineering students, who enjoy solving complex problems, to work alongside some of the most talented people in the UK.

You will gain valuable experience towards your future career by joining our highly skilled team , designing systems that form part of our self-protection systems installed on fast jet, UAV, land and naval platforms.

Key Responsibility Areas

You will get the opportunity to develop lifelong skills with the support of world class experts in their field.

You will be given the opportunity to develop expertise in the areas of mixed signal ADC/DAC and FPGA based designs to execute high performance signal processing, communications and control algorithms that meet challenging future customer requirements.

You will learn how to assess your work in our well-equipped laboratories in order to develop robust designs that will function reliably in harsh environments to enable decades of use.

Your role may even take you across the UK or abroad for technical reviews.

How will we support you?

Leonardo values their people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:

  • Competitive starting salary & relocation allowance (subject to eligibility)
  • Generous holiday entitlement and flexible working arrangements
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private healthcare options
  • Employee discounts with selected suppliers (including gym membership)
  • Discounted coffee bar & restaurants at each site
  • Free on-site parking.

Nationality and Security Clearance

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, 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.

Qualifications

All of our Industrial Placement roles require a minimum of a predicted 2:1 grade in a relevant degree discipline. For technical roles please note that our preferred degree disciplines include Physics, Mathematics, Electronic Engineering, or other STEM subject degrees.

It would be useful to include in your CV details of courses and projects you have undertaken at university.

We will support your personal development with appropriate training or coaching whilst you are with us.

We work in a modern, flexible environment and will accommodate your personal needs wherever possible.

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Job ID Number: 001849
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