Airbus Group - Information Communication Technology Graduate

Salary: £27,000 (plus £2,000 welcome bonus) plus benefits
Location: Bristol, Chester
Start date: Ongoing
Sectors: Engineering, Computing & IT, Science & Technology, Military & Defence

Airbus Group is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2015, the Group - comprising Airbus, Airbus Defence and Space and Airbus Helicopters - generated revenues of €64.5 billion and employed a workforce of around 136,600.

Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Description of the job

Our UK Graduate Programmes provide exceptional graduates the opportunity to master managerial and technical skills. Over the 2/3 year period it combines rotational placements with focused training and the possibility of European assignments as well as further personal development and the chance to build your professional network.

From day one, you will be assigned to a particular department and will be guided through the various placement opportunities that exist within your function, the wider business and even with customers and suppliers. This, along with training provided works to ensure you are ready and experienced enough to take the next step of your career following the programmes conclusion.

The ICT organisation is responsible for providing support for IT applications and computing equipment used within the Airbus business to design, manufacture, sell and support the Airbus aircraft products and services, as well as developing specialist applications for design and manufacturing processes.

Working in this area requires a number of key skills as we are required to be able to bridge the gap between the ICT organisation and the various end-user populations of Airbus (Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing etc.).

This role will be based in Bristol or Broughton (must be flexible) and will receive the full Airbus UK Graduate programme benefit package including an annual Salary of £27,000.00 - plus a welcome payment of £2,000.00


The successful applicant can expect to work as part of a team of highly skilled ICT professionals within a transnational environment, either developing solutions which will enable theefficient operation of the Airbus commercial aircraft design teams, or managing a large and complexICT Service Desk and IT Service Management (ITSM) operation.

In the role you could experience use of 3-D technologies in aircraft development; data storage manipulation; application development; engineering desktop tools, supplier management, ITSM tooling and data analysis techniques.

We are looking for speed, agility, independent thought and innovation to create value to Airbus operations.


We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience

Educated to degree level (2:1 or above) or equivalent within one the following disciplines;

  1. Information Technology
  2. Engineering with computer science modules
  3. Software development and theory
  4. Computer systems and Networking
  5. Software enterprise

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

English :Fluent

Please demonstrate your wider interest in the aerospace industry and motivation for this Graduate position within a covering letter and CV.

Following application to this position you may be invited to undertake a number of selection activities including online testing and attending an assessment centre.Please note that online tests must be complete within 7 days of invitation.

Please note the closing date for applications to this position is 25th November 2016


Please let us know if you need us to make any adjustments. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; additional time for written exercises; auxiliary aids; room layout; dietary requirements etc. If you wish to discuss this further please contact via email Anyinformation disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence

Airbus Group is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background,age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.