Airbus Jobs as #AGGP Graduate Future Exploration Programmes Engineer at Stevenage,England,UnitedKingdom 2022

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Job Description

Start date: 02 October 2023

Every year we look for university graduates from around the world to join Airbus. We need people with the aspiration, enthusiasm and the talent to help us move forward and to change the world and your development through our Airbus Global Graduate Experience. You are part of a 2 year programme where you develop your professional skills, but deliver our vision to pioneer sustainable aerospace for a safe and united world.

Our UK Graduate Programme provides exceptional graduates with the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the two year period we will offer a combination of both focused formal training, as well as on-the-job learning and the chance to build your professional network.

The programme includes core technical and behavioural training elements that will form an integral part of your learning and help you become familiar with the company and its culture. The training provided will help to ensure you are ready and experienced enough to take the next step in your career following the programme’s conclusion.

When you begin your career with us, we accelerate your networks, locally and internationally, and gain a unique perspective on the world of Airbus. You are part of a global community, so we bring you together once a year for a global graduate conference where you meet your peers, hear from our leaders and learn from the best.

The New Programmes department in Space Exploration is responsible for assessing the feasibility of future missions/programmes. The department carries out all early phase studies for ESA and UKSA. We are looking for a technical / systems graduate for our future missions!

The Main Activities Of The Role May Include

  • Working with a small team and being able to identify potential innovative technical approaches and maintain balance with preferred customer solutions.
  • Working on proposals, typically to ESA or other Agencies, and subsequent development of overall mission/systems design in feasibility studies for future exploration missions.
  • Generating new mission concepts
  • System performance modelling
  • Development of mission and spacecraft designs
  • Contributing to proposals and R&D activities
  • Carrying out customer studies e.g. for ESA

What We Look For

To be a successful applicant to the Airbus Global Graduate Programme, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Educated to a degree level or equivalent within a relevant field of study
  • Maximum of three years relevant work experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication in our business language (English)
  • A desire to work in a collaborative team environment, focused on driving future innovation
  • The ability to be self aware and a wish to be in the driving seat of your development.

What You Will Need To Apply

Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you submit only one application. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected.

Successful Candidates Will Be Able To Demonstrate The Following

  • A degree in physics, aerospace engineering or equivalent
  • MSc in relevant discipline preferred but not essential
  • Technical skills required:
  • Good written and oral presentation skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good analytical approach, logical thinker
  • Ability to think at systems level and to look at problems from first principles

Behavioural Skills Required

  • Ability to lead a small team, effective team player
  • Proficient customer facing skills
  • Highly proactive
  • Innovative/Creative

Please ensure that a cover letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.

Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments for the selection process – you can share this with the Recruitment Business Partner who gets in touch if you are invited to interview. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; auxiliary aids; room layout etc. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence. If you wish to discuss this further please contact via email [email protected]

Please note that depending on the number of applicants the posting can be taken offline earlier. If you are interested we would advise you to apply as soon as possible.

Salary: £29,725.00

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.


AIRBUS Defence and Space Limited

Contract Type

Graduate Programme (UK)

Experience Level

Entry Level / Débutant / Anfänger / Recién titulado

Job Family

Chief Engineering & Architecture

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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

Airbus is, and always has been, committed to equal opportunities for all. As such, we will never ask for any type of monetary exchange in the frame of a recruitment process. Any impersonation of Airbus to do so should be reported to [email protected]

At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.

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