(Reading) – Systems Apprentice

  • Company: Thales
  • Location: Reading
  • Closing Date: 17-01-2023


Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on Thales to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air. Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.

The Programme:
As a Systems Apprentice you will be studying towards a BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, under the Embedded Electronic Systems Design and Development Degree Apprenticeship standard with London South Bank University. For the duration of this 4.5-year programme you will be given one day per week in which to complete your university studies. For the other 4 days you will be working in the business, applying your learning and gaining a breadth of experience across the engineering function. Upon completion of the programme there will be the opportunity to apply for professional registration with the Institute of Engineering and Technology as an Incorporated Engineer.

You will also need:
A Level BBB including Mathematics and/or Physical Sciences (120 UCAS points) or BTEC National Diploma DDM, including Level 3 Mathematics and Physical Sciences (128 UCAS points). Plus 5 GCSEs grade A-C (5-9) including English and Maths.
Right to Work in the UK for the duration of the 4-year programme.

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!