Thales UK Limited

Postgraduate Engineer Apprenticeship - Master's Degree (Level 7)

Thales UK Limited (Employer)

Cranfield University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £27,000.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 37 hours a week.
4 years (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Post graduate engineer (apprenticeship standard)
20 positions available
4 January 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for people with a passion for engineering combined with an inquisitive mind and an intrinsic interest in people, leadership and success through teamwork. If you are looking for a broad learning experience, we will offer you development and challenges, with a unique level of exposure in our business.


What will the apprentice be doing?

·For the first two years, you will complete two, one year long placements. Rotating different sites around the country, across the different business units experiencing the engineering lifecycle. You will be assigned to a program where you will work with and be supported to design and develop engineering solutions to meet the needs of our customers.

·You will then complete a further two, one year long placements to allow you to start building and consolidating your knowledge in your chosen area.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

As well as the knowledge gained through your business placements and as part of our commitment to nurture talent, you’ll complete a Postgraduate Engineer Apprenticeship ‘Management in an Engineering Context’ with our dedicated partner Cranfield University. The learning will be brought to you remotely and will support towards professional accreditation.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A permanent position within Thales.

Reality Check

The engineering subject areas to meet educations requirements are: • Software, Systems, Electronics, Mechanical or Aeronautical engineering • AI, Machine Learning and Cybernetics • Cyber Security (with systems engineering interest) or wider security • Mathematics • Computer or Data Science

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications Required

Other Bachelor's Degree a Engineering subject area (Grade 2:1) Essential
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