Job Title: BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Graduate Consultant

  • Salary: £28K
  • Location: Any
  • Date posted: 29/11/2016
  • Date expires: 20/02/2017
  • Degree Subject: Numerical, engineering, technical or science related
  • Degree Grade Equivalent: 2:1
  • UCAS Points: 300
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Job Category: Consultancy, Defence, Engineering
  • Vacancy Reference: VG15296BAE

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Every year our Applied Intelligence business takes on over 100 graduates. The project-driven nature of this advanced technology business means that graduates are able to join the business in any month of the year.

Our Applied Intelligence business delivers solutions which help our clients to protect and enhance their critical assets in the connected world.

While each role is different, everyone at BAE Systems shares a dedication to finding and creating the right solutions for our clients. We offer a unique blend of learning on the job, while being supported by the very best in the industry to make sure you hit the ground running. We offer you real responsibility from your first day, with the ability to work on cutting edge, industry leading technology projects, where you make a real difference.

Graduate Consultant
We offer you the opportunity to work on a range of projects with different clients during your time as a Graduate Consultant, depending on your skills, interests and our clients' current business needs.

Our Graduate Consultants are often the bridge between the business and the technical delivery teams and operate across the full length of the project lifecycle; from helping to identify the problem and defining the solution, to implementing and managing the change required for our clients to reach their goals.

As a Graduate Consultant, you could work across a number of disciplines within our business; these include: Business Consulting, Technical Consulting, Security Consulting, Data Consulting, Creative Consulting and Business Analysis.

Business Consultant
As a Business Consultant your role may involve elements of defining a client's strategy, developing their future operating model andor defining and supporting the client's organisational change. You will be involved throughout the full lifecycle of projects and programmes from early visioning baselining activities through to a focus on sustainability, transition to business as usual and the delivery of benefits.

Technical Consultant
As a Technical Consultant you will help clients to solve complex problems, meeting their business needs with solutions appropriate to their business strategy that have a significant technology or information systems component.

Cyber Security Consultant
As a Cyber Security Consultant you will help clients clearly understand their exposure to cyber security threatsrisks and put in place pragmatic and cost effective controls. You will identify, manage and treat risk to a client?s information technology assets.

Data Scientist
As a Data Scientist you will understand how to gain specific insight from data in order to address a business problem. You will creatively apply data science approaches to develop analytic results which turn data into information, information into knowledge and insights, and valuable, actionable insights into better decision making and game-changing strategies.

Business Analyst
As a Business Analyst you will work with our clients as part of a team to identify business issues or areas for improvement, capture requirements, develop and improve processes and support the development of business cases for future change.

Your career development
Your development is important to us. From day one, you'll get your own personal career mentor, who will offer guidance and support throughout your career. Once you have joined Applied Intelligence, alongside all graduates, you will work through our Graduate Development Programme. The programme includes a set of five training modules which will help develop you towards a more specialised career path.

Throughout your time as a graduate, there will be plenty of opportunities for structured development, a range of projects to get involved in, and the opportunity to attend regular events. Due to the nature of our business, we don't have rigid role rotations. However, you are likely to get involved in several different projects to ensure your skills are developed and enhanced.

We also offer graduates the possibility of taking on technical roles which are less client facing and with the opportunity to gain a real depth of experience in a particular product or technical discipline.

Rewards: the complete package
We look forward to seeing how you will use your skills to make an impact in the Applied Intelligence business, building the solutions of the future. We have high expectations, and offer rewards to match.

Key benefits
- Starting salary from £28,000
- Access to a £2,000 student loan
- Up to £1,000 expensed relocation package
- 25 days' holiday per year (with the opportunity to buy and sell days)
- A buddy and career manager scheme to provide you with the right level of support
- Regular social events, including graduate forums, to help you network with your peers comprehensive pension and benefits package

Apply now
To join the Applied Intelligence team you must have at least 300 UCAS points and be on track to already have achieved a 2:1 or above ideally in a numerical, engineering, technical or science degree.

Our application process is simple:
- Stage 1: Upload a CV and answer a few short questions
- Stage 2: First interview (involving a case study) Stage 3: Second interview (involving a presentation)

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.

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