Real world. Real work. Real challenges.
Join us as a graduate or undergraduate and you’ll quickly become involved in developing some of the most technologically advanced defence, security and aerospace systems, and receive tailored development to advance your career!
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,400 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. That’s work that inspires us. That’s BAE Systems.
What you can expect
As one of the world’s most innovative companies, we can offer you an exciting and challenging career. If you have the drive and enthusiasm to improve within your chosen field, you’ll receive the support you need to be creative and pioneering in all sorts of ways. That’s how you can expect to set the stage for an amazing future with us.
Graduate Development Framework
The GDF is our two year scheme which develops people who are passionate about and show great potential in their chosen field. Inspired engineering is the foundation of our business. With over 18,000 engineers in the UK, we support professional accreditation and have opportunities in a wide range of engineering disciplines including (but not limited to) civil, electrical, manufacturing, naval architecture, research, software and systems. However, it takes more than engineering excellence to deliver our customer commitments. That’s why we’re continually on the lookout for people who can add real value to our business in Business Development, Commercial, Human Resources, Information Technology, Procurement and Project Management.
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
offers approximately 120 positions each year in a range of programming, data analytics, electronic engineering and consultancy roles, with salaries starting at £28,000. Over the next 18 months or so you will have the opportunity to participate in a range of modules to further enhance your skills base and contribute to driving our world-class reputation in developing innovative, cutting edge solutions.
is our five year fast-track graduate scheme, which seeks to prepare individuals to become Finance Directors of the future within our organisation, through an accelerated programme of training and practical experience. The programme includes a structured and fully supported route to the highly respected Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) qualification. It will also equip you with all the leadership and management skills necessary to become one of the finance function’s senior leaders.
is our three year fast-track leadership programme created for people of the very highest potential. With only a few places available each year, it’s unique, quick paced and aimed at giving individuals a breadth and depth of knowledge across multiple business areas. There are two streams within the programme; business and engineering. Each is tailored to ensure that you develop the core skills and behaviours to be an engineering or business leader of the future.
There are many benefits to joining one of our graduate schemes including:
- A minimum starting salary of £25,000
- A welcome payment of £2,000
- 25 days holiday
- Regular performance and salary reviews
- Competitive pension scheme
- Discounted healthcare, car lease and share schemes
For our full range of opportunities including undergraduate opportunities and associated benefits, please visit out website baesystems.com/graduates