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Electrical and Electronic Engineer - Electronic Systems - Industrial Placement

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An Industrial Placement within Electronic Systems (Rochester) performs a pivotal role within the Rochester business. This includes all product lifecycle aspects from concept through design, development and into service of leading edge avionic product designs for the Electronic Systems Rochester product portfolio. This will include flight control computers, active inceptors for fixed wing and rotary aircraft, head up and helmet mounted displays and mission computing. This will cover both analogue and digital designs including FPGA development. A successful candidate will gain exposure to leading edge designs using state of the art tool sets, processes and methodologies.

What you will be doing… (Role Duties and Responsibilities)

As detailed above an Industrial Placement will be a member of an integrated product team responsible for the delivery against the project lifecycle aspects above.  During the 1 year placement you will be exposed these lifecycle aspects within a design development. These will both grow your technical skills and business understanding supporting your future development within the business.

Entry Requirements and what we are looking for

To apply, you’ll need to be on course for achieving a 2:2 Bachelor’s degree. Preferred degree disciplines include Electronics, Electronics in combination with Electrical/Computing/Physics, Computer Systems Engineering.

Overview of Business Unit

The Electronic Systems sector spans the commercial and defence electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management  systems.

Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions around the world, primarily in the United States and United Kingdom.

From digital helmet-mounted displays to cutting-edge flight controls, our employees in Rochester, UK, design, develop and produce some of the world’s most advanced avionics equipment spanning both the commercial and defence markets. We also provide world-leading aftermarket support and in-service repair for aircraft fleets around the globe, and delivers innovative propulsion and power management systems to transit markets across the United Kingdom and Europe.

If you have the imagination and determination to be involved in industry-changing innovations every day, then you’ll be a perfect fit for our Electronic Systems business.

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