Graduate Opportunity

Systems Graduate Engineer

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Collins Aerospace, a unit of United Technologies, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defence industry.Created in 2018 by bringing together UTC Aerospace Systems and Rockwell Collins, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

At the Plymouth location we design and manufacture products for control, navigation and guidance for surface and air applications in the global aerospace and defence markets. Our world leading products include the innovative MEMS based IMUs and the digital terrain reference navigation system, TERPROM®.

To support our existing business and enable future growth we are seeking a Systems Graduate Engineer to join our design and development team.

Aerospace Redefined

Hear from Greg Hayes, Kelly Ortberg and Dave Gitlin about the creation of Collins Aerospace.

What's involved for this role is:

  • System requirements analysis, generation of requirement specifications and compliance tracking
  • All aspects of the product development lifecycle
  • Product qualification and testing
  • System modelling, algorithm development and data analysis

Any role may include travel to the UK and foreign customer sites to support technical meetings, trials and programme reviews.


  • Qualified to degree level in General Engineering, Mathematics, Electronic Engineering or other closely related discipline
  • A keen interest in product development within military or civil aerospace
  • Competent in technical report writing and presentations
  • A team player and effective communicator

The Company provides a development framework for Graduates to build on their technical capability, knowledge and personal skills. Attainment of chartered status is encouraged and professional membership fees are funded.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 41023
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • £29,500 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Plymouth
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Manufacturing
  • Maths
  • Mechanical
  • Systems

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