Graduate scheme

South East

We are looking to recruit STEM graduates passionate about delivering great outcomes, help solve complex problems and develop innovative solutions with the latest technology in the field of physical and digital infrastructure. You will be passionate about bringing together engineering and technology skills to improve the built environment and deliver improved social outcomes.

About our Information Management Team

You will be part of our entrepreneurial and growing team which provides industry-leading, award-winning consulting services. We work with our clients helping them to harness opportunities, including digital to tackle their complex challenges. We do this by bringing together the best of our engineering domain knowledge and digital know how.
We support delivery organisation and operators globally to harness 'digital' and solve complex problems using Information Management. We are engineers and technology specialists; we understand infrastructure delivery and data through our practical experience supporting both delivery projects and client organisations. We drive productivity in the delivery of assets in the built environment by harnessing technology, upskilling people, and transforming processes. We believe more effective Information & Data Management is a key enabler to achieve wider societal goals such as NetZero. 

Information Management

Expertise Our information management approach seeks to utilise data intelligently, connecting disjointed data environments to enable future use of the data throughout the entire asset life cycle. Our Information Management teams are deployed on a wide range of major projects developing Information Management strategies, implementing connected data environments, and working with a diverse range of people to share knowledge and learn.   
Delivering great work

In your day-to-day role, you will be working with project teams to apply improved methods to capture, structure and communicate data. You will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and optimizing information-based systems. This might include databases, visualizations, design co-ordination or any other form of information within the engineering sector but ultimately focused on leading-edge solutions. You will work alongside some of the brightest minds in the business who will share your quest to learn, improve and transform the delivery of engineering projects. Our projects all vary in length and will cover a diverse range of fields, but the vision will remain the same, implement technology to improve our ways of working.

You will be forward thinking, ambitious and pro-active team player, comfortable in a changing environment as we strive to deliver greater value and more efficiency to our clients. You will be driven in challenging set ways of working and able to work in a dynamic and evolving project environment. It will be advantageous if you have been involved in project or product delivery in the past but it is not a requirement.

We are looking for flexible and motivated graduates with a genuine passion and a desire to make a difference in the world. If this describes you, apply today to launch your career at Mott MacDonald.

To apply for this scheme, you will have less than 12 months experience and have a degree or are expected to achieve one of the following degree disciplines:

  • Degree or Masters in a STEM discipline

We'd also like you to have:

  • A background or passion for the built environment
  • Programming skills in Python or other language
  • Ability to work with data analytic tools such as Excel and SQL or Tableau and PowerBI
  • The ability to analyse, model and interpret data
  • Interested in working with multiple stakeholders and facilitate effective communication between them.
  • Excellent written communication and attention to detail and be able to demonstrate accurate technical drawings and good report writing.
  • Be open minded, assertive, cooperative, strong sense of team, vision driven.

As we want the best people for the role, its available as part time, job share or full time. This is because we recognise that sometimes people are not available full time. Please ask us at interview stage about any flexibility you may need.

A graduate scheme should be more than just job. We know this and so do you. That’s why with our graduate programme, we aim to give you the experience and technical knowledge you need to progress your career.

From the moment you join us, you’ll receive the training you need. You will be assigned a chartered mentor, who will guide you to meet the objectives of your professional training agreement. We’ll support you on your journey to gaining chartered status with your chosen institution.

You will have the opportunity to make a difference; learn more about our Social Outcomes and the difference we can make!

Did you know that Mott MacDonald areWork180  accredited – which means we actively support and encourage women to join our work force.

What else is involved?

With our innovative graduate development portal, you will be able to effectively track and plan your personal and professional development online.

You’ll be enrolled onto Accelerate Your Future, a structured three-year development programme which develops the strengths that we know graduates need to be successful at Mott MacDonald. It also gives you the opportunity to network and meet other graduates in your cohort. The programme is a mix of residential events, classroom-based learning, virtual webinars and business challenges.

We understand that each person’s career goals vary, therefore we tailor make each individual’s development programme to suit them. With our vast library of e-learning courses available to you, you can choose which direction you want your career to go in.

You’re probably wondering what else is on offer. Join us, and you’ll get:

  • Biannual salary reviews: we believe that hard work should be rewarded and recognised. Therefore, for the first three years of your career with us, you’ll have biannual salary reviews.
  • A competitive salary: in addition to biannual reviews, we will ensure that you’re given a salary that matches the current industry standard.
  • Contributory pension up to 7% of your salary: we have the best people on our team, and we like to look out for them. With our support, you’ll have all the advice and options you need to be able to invest in your future.
  • A flexible benefits scheme: our company is made up of a range of different people and we understand that different people want different things. That’s why with our flexible plan, you’ll have the ability to manage the range of benefits we have on offer, to suit your specific needs.

Our social side

Being part of Mott MacDonald means more than just work, there’s a huge range of fun and exciting things that you can get involved in.

From the moment you join us, you’ll have the opportunity to expand your social and professional network, whether it’s meeting other graduates or joining forces with other members of staff from around the company at our annual sports day. Each of our offices have a sports and social committee which will give you the chance to be part of a variety of sports, social and charity events. We’re committed to promoting a strong culture of social responsibility and encourage our staff to play active roles in the local community.

It's worth noting that sports and social committees tend to vary from office to office, so as well as getting involved in what’s already on offer, don’t be afraid to suggest new events or initiatives that you think could be a great addition.
It doesn’t stop there. As well as events, you’ll also have access to discounts on cinema tickets, travel, fashion, utilities and much more as part of our company benefits which you can take advantage of the moment you join.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.

Agile working

At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.

More about Mott MacDonald

We’re a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients’ businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each person’s differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence

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