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 Graduate and undergraduate opportunities for Engineers.
Various business units of BAE Systems will be enrolling Engineering graduates onto the Level 7 Post-Graduate Engineering Apprenticeship.  The enhanced Engineering graduate programme provides you with the opportunity to gain a Post Graduate Diploma in Engineering competency that supports you in your journey towards reaching Chartered Engineer (CEng) accreditation.  Further information will be provided during the recruitment process.
For further information of the skills, knowledge and behaviours you will gain please click here.

Current Opportunities - Engineering

Typhoon Flying SunsetAerospace Engineering
As a graduate or undergraduate you will develop a broad understanding of aircraft systems and the activities undertaken in the design, development, test, maintenance and support of such systems.

As an Aircraft Maintenance & Support graduate or undergraduate, you will be part of a team working to ensure the continuing airworthiness of our customers' aircraft.

As a graduate Airframe Design Engineer you'll develop a broad understanding of fast jet and unmanned systems and the development and maintenance of such systems from an Aerodynamics and Structural Engineering perspective.

Our Early Careers Engineers within Applied Intelligence have the opportunity to work on one or more tasks including Software Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Test Analyst, Cyber Security Technical Specialist and/ or Data Analyst.

As a Chemical Engineering graduate you will be part of a team that is responsible for the design, manufacture and support of a wide range of munitions products.

As a Civil Engineering graduate, you'll spend two years ensuring our solutions are both safe and structurally sound – a task that involves creating designs, developing solutions and testing systems.

Nuclear Engineering
If you are interested in working as  an integral part of high performing multi functional teams then a career in Costing & Pricing could be for you.

As a graduate or undergraduate Electrical & Electronic Engineer, you'll make decisions about electronic product content, optimising hardware and software concepts and developing design processes.

As a Human Factors engineer, you'll help to ensure our products are safe and effective for human use.

As an Information Management & Technology graduate, you'll have the opportunity to perform a wide range of IT roles over two years, developing your capabilities across many different disciplines.


As an Information Systems Engineer, you’ll have the opportunity to work on a range of projects, developing your capabilities across many different disciplines.

Our IT Security Intelligence Analysts safeguard BAE Systems UK enterprise IT infrastructure against Cyber threats.

Our Manufacturing Engineers transform designs into products.

Our Materials Engineers spend time formulating new materials for complex products.

Our graduate and undergraduate Mechanical Engineers  turn ideas into products. This involves designing, developing and testing complex mechanical systems.

As a graduate you will develop a broad understanding of air platforms, the engineering lifecycle and the role the discipline plays to underpin the design, development, test, maintenance and support of products.

As a graduate or undergraduate Naval Architect, you'll be able to get involved with aspects of design and manufacture through to launch, test and commissioning.

As a graduate Nuclear Engineer, you'll undertake various placements at the UK company which manufacturers nuclear powered submarines.

Operational Analysis is integral to the design, development, support and marketing of all major projects throughout their lifecycle.

Our Operations graduates deliver projects, benefits and improvements

Manufacturing, Production & Operations
Our Manufacturing Operations & Production graduates transform designs into products.

As an Electrical Engineer you will support the business by designing the Electrical Systems that are integrated into our products.

Within Product Assurance, you will work to ensure products are produced in line with requirements.

As a graduate Production Planner, you'll develop ‘bench strength’ in Production Planning, which is fundamental to our businesses ability to deliver future high production rates.

Graduate and undergraduate Product Safety Engineers work at the heart of our products. They are key figures throughout the product lifecycle, ensuring that all products are safe and fit for purpose.

Our graduate Quantity Surveyors ensure that delivery is to an optimal standard.

Combat Vehicles
Undertaking research & development on new areas of Land systems products & services.

The Sigma Leadership Programme fast-tracks our potential leaders to the top. Participants take on challenging roles across our business over three years, all helping to hone your engineering skills.

As a graduate or undergraduate Software Engineer, you'll create cutting edge software for our hardware. You’ll be involved in the entire lifecycle of a product, from design and development to integration.

Support Engineering is a fast growing area and covers applying systems engineering principles to the development of concepts and designs in readiness for Customer Service operations.

As a graduate or undergraduate Systems Engineer, you'll work in a holistic, multi-disciplinary role, focusing on the bigger picture and bridging the gaps between disciplines.

Modelling is essential to every product developed in Mission Systems.

Aircraft Maintenance
As a Training Systems Engineering graduate, you will have the opportunity to design, develop and deliver training solutions across a wide range of platforms.