A Summer Internship at BAE Systems will give you invaluable insight into working life. If you secure one of the 100+ placements available across our UK business, you’ll receive on-the-job training, within a structured framework. It’s a great way to see theory in practice.
Our business internships are integral to our ability to deliver successful projects. They vary each year, depending on where we can deploy your skills for the most impact.
Cutting-edge innovations and world-leading technological developments are the foundation of our business. So we always have a wide range of engineering placements available.
Finance isn’t just working on the financial aspects of the most exciting projects in defence, aerospace and engineering. You’ll also be working closely with and learning from the most accomplished professionals in their fields.
Consultancy interns focus on equipping the client with a basic, working, technical understanding of our capabilities and markets
- Technical Delivery
Technical Delivery interns undertake a mix of technical challenges, business problem solving and client liaison. This happens in a range of areas from Software Engineering to Cyber Security Technical Analysis.
Rewards: the complete package
Joining us means you’ll be expected to make a real impact. That’s why you can expect a real rewards package in return:
- Starting salary of £16,800 p/a pro rata
- 6.5 days’ holiday over the 12 weeks
- A potential fast track to our GDF scheme or other permanent employment opportunities (subject to performance and availability of suitable roles)
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,400 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure. That’s work that inspires us.
What you can expect
As one of the world’s most innovative companies, we can offer you an exciting and challenging career. If you have the drive and enthusiasm to improve within your chosen field, you’ll receive the support you need to be creative and pioneering in all sorts of ways.
We place great importance not only on what we do, but how and why we do it. We encourage our employees to take pride in their work and the role we play for our customers and our communities. Working for BAE Systems, you can go home at the end of each day knowing that what you do really makes a difference.
Passion. That’s our secret. You’ll need it here to be successful. We want you to see opportunity where others see problems and find a way through challenges that others can’t navigate. You’ll use our extensive resources and the skills you’ll develop to collaborate with your team and find solutions to real problems.
Qualifications and experience requirements
To join our Summer Internship scheme, you must be on course for at least a 2:1 Bachelor’s degree, this can be in any subject if you’re applying for business or finance opportunities. Your degree must be in an engineering, technical, numerical or scientific subject for our consultancy, engineering or technical delivery placements. For our finance placements, you also need 280 UCAS points (or equivalent).
Accepted degree subjects
£16,800 pro rata
Contract and working hours
How to apply
Our selection process works on a first-come, first-served basis.
We ask all candidates to complete the same online application to ensure our selection process is fair and consistent.
Your online application will then go through a variety of selection methods, either online or face-to-face, and is likely to conclude with an interview.
We particularly welcome applications from women, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities, and will make reasonable adjustments to our application and selection process for people with disabilities.
You can find information on the full range of placement opportunities, and details of how to apply via the apply now button.
Closing date: Continuous recruitment
This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 21/09/2017