Software Engineering Graduate Development Programme
graduate scheme

Software Engineering Graduate Development Programme

£28,500 pa
Time left to apply
8 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Rolls-Royce is renowned for its commitment to delivering engineering excellence. And in controls systems, we provide safety-critical controls to customers around the world. We have decades of experience in supplying solutions for the civil and defence aerospace markets, with high integrity control systems that capture and manage equipment data and deliver it to the right people at the right time. Our Software Engineers strive to create better, more innovative products and services every day, and as a graduate, you’ll have the opportunity to play your part in this vital team.

The programme

If you’re passionate about innovation, our Software Engineering Graduate Development Programme is the perfect place for you to achieve your ambitions. It not only gives you hands-on exposure to our world-class business, but equips you for a challenging and rewarding future full of potential – a great start to an international career with one of the world’s most prestigious companies.

What you’ll do

Our talented Software Engineers work across the full software development lifecycle, applying the most rigorous standards to ensure the absolute integrity of our engine control products. You’ll hit the ground running by helping them to create the 'brain' of the engine. As part of that, you’ll learn how to develop multi-processor, safety-critical, real-time embedded systems using sophisticated tools, techniques and programming languages. Throughout your time with us, you’ll learn from and be supported by the best in the business as you gain practical experience and develop valuable skills. You’ll also experience real-life assignments that will test you like never before.

What you’ll get

  • Competitive salary
  • Work towards professional membership of bodies such as the IET, BCS, IMechE, RAeS.
  • Bonus schemes
  • A competitive pension

Company information

Our high-performance, integrated power solutions are at the cutting-edge of technology. From powering huge commercial vessels to nuclear submarines, supersonic fighter jets to highly efficient passenger planes, or rail locomotives to luxury yachts, we go above and beyond to create better. And it’s all thanks to our people. Whether they work in engineering or finance, manufacturing or project management, our 50,000-strong team work together to deliver excellence in the air, on land and at sea – to customers in 150 nations around the world.

Trusted to deliver excellence.

We recruit, select and develop our people on merit, irrespective of their race, colour, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other characteristic.

Person requirements

We’re looking for people who’ll be happy to share their ideas about how we can do things even better, so we’ll want to see great communication skills developed through well-rounded life experience – academically, socially and in any previous work situations.

Qualifications and experience requirements

Your pre-university academic record will be strong, and you should have achieved or be expecting a 2:1 (minimum) BEng, BSc, or equivalent.

Accepted degree subjects



£28,500 pa

plus £2,000 joining bonus



Contract and working hours

Fixed term

How to apply

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 30/03/2018

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