Trials and Environmental Test Apprentice

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


Thales people architect solutions at the heart of the defence-security continuum. Interoperable and secure information and telecommunications systems for defence, security, and civil operators, are based upon innovative use of radiocommunications, networks, and cybersecurity. Thales are ground-breaking new digital technologies such as 4G mobile communications, cryptography, cloud computing and big data for use in physical protection systems, and critical information systems.

The Programme:
As a Trials and Environmental Trainee, you will enrol onto a part time BEng in Mechatronic Engineering at Ulster University, fully funded by Thales UK. The duration of the degree will depend on the number of modules you choose to complete each year, but typically it would be 5 years. For the duration of the programme, you will combine university studies with practical application, embedding your learning from day one.

Entry requirements:
The GCE A Level requirement for this course is grades BBB to include Grade B in one from Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Technology & Design, Design & Technology, Engineering, Electronics or Double Award Science/Applied Science. Alternatively, a BTEC Level 3 QCF or RQF in Engineering with an overall award profile of DDD (to include a unit in Mathematics).
Right to Work in the UK for the duration of the 5-year programme.

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