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2019

"There are few roles that allow work across multiple engineering disciplines."
Graduate, Bedford
"Not being able to rotate between business areas. The company can be slow to adopt new tools and techniques. There aren't many professional networks or events like meetups to learn new skills and build networks."
Graduate, Havant
"Some overtime is expected of you."
Graduate, Portsmouth
"There could be a clearer structure around meaningful training and development."
Graduate, Ampthill
"Working in such a large corporation can sometimes make it feel like you're unable to stand out."
Graduate, Havant
"The industry has a lot of red-tape and jumping through hoops to get things done, which can be time consuming."
Entry level, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire

2018

"There's too much of a firefighting attitude and not enough proactive improvement in some areas. This can make us slower to adapt to change than I would expect."
Graduate, Bedford
"The work can sometimes get repetitive."
Graduate, Havant
"The level and quality of communication could be improved."
Graduate, Ampthill
"I'd like to be involved in more real engineering."
Graduate, Ampthill

2017

"The Ampthill office has two major programmes that are reaching the latter stage of the product lifecycle. This means that there's currently a lot of work for verification and validation but little for the design stages."
Graduate, Ampthill - Bedfordshire
"The UK branch of the company is quite small in comparison to the rest so there is a lot of focus on the other parts of the company from a corporate level."
Graduate, Ampthill
"Working for a large corporation can sometimes be daunting. There's a very competitive promotion cycle so it can require a large amount of effort to achieve meaningful progression."
Graduate, Ampthill
"Some of the offices could do with an update."
Graduate, Havant, UK
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