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QinetiQ offers a range of career opportunities including apprenticeships, undergraduate placements and graduate programmes, all designed to help you build a strong career foundation.

Additional information about each opportunity can be found in their relative sections, though you can also apply using the links below.

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to go security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

Graduates

If successful within this role, you will spend a significant period of time learning from the following functions within Group Property:

  • Assurance
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Energy
  • Commercial Property
  • Projects

During this time there will be the opportunity to work within some of the sites for a period of the duration of the scheme with a secondment into the wider Engineering and Operations supporting collaborative working.

Within each period of time spent with the functions listed above it will be expected that the individual delivers a project of some sort whilst supported by the respective senior managers.

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We offer a comprehensive graduate programme where you will receive first class training and support whilst working alongside experienced Bid Managers to learn the job. No two bids are ever the same. You will be exposed to a range of opportunities from weapons trials and evaluation to science research and software development and will make a positive impact across the business, supporting our growth.

At the end of the two year graduate program, you will be well placed to take your next steps up the career ladder and where you have gained the necessary skills, you will be encouraged to apply for an Associate Bid Manager role within the Bid team and take on an increased level of responsibility.

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Undergraduates

Our Placement opportunties are now closed for this year's intake.

Apprenticeships

Role Purpose

To provide field desktop support, provide new hardware installations, moves, adds and changes to software and hardware to meet agreed Service Levels.

To provide field break/fix maintenance to the desktop user hardware. To provide support services for projects.

This role is primarily based at Boscombe Down, but working away at other remote sites will be required as requirements dictate.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Aeronautical Mechanical Maintenance Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to maintain a range of fixed and rotary wing airframes, structures and engines, as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Aeronautical Avionics Maintenance Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to maintain a range of fixed and rotary wing aircraft systems such as auto pilot, navigation systems, communication, electrical generation and sensors, as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

Over the 2 year period you will be working alongside our best software engineers to take ownership of customer requirements, be proactive in capturing and translating these to software based requirements and developing, testing and maintaining the software solution.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The apprenticeship consists of an Advanced Level Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship and an HNC in Mechanical Manufacturing. This will give you the practical skills and knowledge as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The Apprenticeships consists of an Advanced Level Engineering Maintenance Apprenticeship and an HNC in Electrical/Electronic Engineering. The Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Manufacture Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Motor Vehicle Modern Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Electromechanical, Explosives Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace; with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Engineering Maintenance (Electrical/Electronic) Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Electrical and Mechanical Modern Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Mechanical Manufacture Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Mechanical Manufacture Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The Apprenticeships consists of an Advanced Level Technical Engineering Apprenticeship and an additional HNC. The Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge needed to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (air conditioning, electrical & mechanical services, and heating & ventilation systems) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (painting, plumbing, carpentry, small building tasks and basic electrical & mechanical tasks) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within disposals, environmental and health and safety management.

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Role Purpose

  • To provide and assist in the provision of the Fire Fighting and Rescue Services on behalf of QinetiQ Fire & Rescue
  • To act as an integral part of an emergency response team for QinetiQ
  • Work with the community to educate and deliver Fire safety to the benefit of the employees
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Role Purpose

During your four year apprenticeship you will gain both, hands on, and academic experience to achieve technical qualifications and competency within the Building Services Industry. This will include learning new skills for all technical aspects of building services and facilities management (air conditioning, electrical & mechanical services, and heating & ventilation systems) and Health and Safety in the work place.

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Role Purpose

The role provides administrative support to the Finance Support Services Department, working as part of the transactional administration team and reporting to the team lead.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year General Engineering Advanced Level Apprenticeship with an additional HNC will give you the practical skills and knowledge to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

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Role Purpose

The 4 year Mechanical Manufacture Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

Apply now

Role Purpose

The 4 year Aeronautical Avionics Maintenance Advanced Level Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge to prepare you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

Apply now

Role Purpose

The 4 year Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship will give you the practical skills and knowledge; as well as preparing you for the workplace with functional skills and competencies required for a future career within QinetiQ.

Apply now

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

I am a UK national, resident for the past 5 years Close

Due to the nature of the work that QinetiQ is involved with, applicants will be expected to get security clearance. For this reason, we have limited our applications to U.K. nationals who have resided in the U.K. for the past 5 years. We apologise if this means you are no longer eligible to apply, however it is a matter of national security and we are unable to make exceptions.

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