STFC RAL Space Graduate Roles [13 Opportunities]

STFC RAL Space

Graduate Position Permanent Harwell, UK

Uploaded 2 Sep 2018

Job Description

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is one of Europe’s largest research organisations. We’re trusted to support, enable and undertake pioneering projects in an amazing diversity of fields. Through world-class facilities and people, we’re driving ground-breaking advances in science, technology and Engineering. To find out more about STFC please watch one of our videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQlxetSlMSDoZoEOG0M9G4g

STFC is one of nine organisations that have been brought together to create UK Research and Innovation (UKRI); a new organisation with a vision to ensure the UK maintains its world-leading position in research and innovation.

RAL Space is STFC’s ‘Space Department’.  It is one of seven operational departments located at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) and is dedicated to supporting the programmes of the STFC as well as undertaking a large number of contracts for space agencies, industry and other commercial customers. RAL Space provides world-leading research and technology development, space test facilities, instrument and mission design, and studies of science and technology requirements for new missions. It has been involved in over 210 missions to date, producing instruments and software for space flight, and building and operating ground segments for both NASA-led and ESA-led missions.

Our graduates join us in a permanent position, starting a real job from day one. Graduates enjoy two years of formal soft skills together with technical training and development, as well as a direct route to professional accreditation. STFC graduates have the opportunity to build on their degree, taking their understanding, knowledge and skills to a new level in a dynamic, creative, collaborative culture.

Graduate Roles

Graduate Optics Engineer

Graduate Spacecraft Thermal Engineer

Graduate Electronics Engineer

Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Graduate Product Assurance Specialist

Graduate Environmental Data Scientist

Graduate Software Developer - Environmental Data Analysis

Graduate Systems Engineer 

Graduate Systems Engineer

Graduate Robotics Engineer 

Graduate Project Engineer- National Satellite Test Facility (Mechanical Engineer x 2, Electronics (RF) Engineer x 1)  

Person Specification

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