Graduate Systems Engineer

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  • Location

    Dorchester, Dorset

  • Sector:

    Maritime Defence

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  • Contact:

    Katie Robson Hill

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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  • Start date:

    October 2020

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Are you looking to join a successful and growing Engineering company? Do you have an interest in the Maritime industry? Morson International are working in partnership with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK in recruiting for their 2020 Graduate Scheme.

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK develop, supply and support cutting-edge maritime technology for customers worldwide working closely with the UK Royal Navy to create products which protect lives at sea.

Each year, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK takes on new apprentices and university graduates. They are dedicated to developing the next generation of talent in engineering and technology.

We are currently recruiting for the 2020 Graduate Scheme and are interested in hearing from a range of Graduates looking to progress their career in the Maritime Defence industry.

You will be given guidance and mentoring to develop your skills in supporting a range of tasks.

What we are looking for in you:

  • On course for a degree in Engineering or an Engineering-related subject (e.g. Marine Science, naval Architecture, Ship Design)
  • Knowledge and understanding of systems engineering principles and their application to multi-disciplinary (mechanical, electrical, electronic and software design principles) engineering projects
  • Interest or past experience in engineering or the maritime industry
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and be able to interact with people at all levels both within the company and externally
  • Computer literacy in order to operate information systems. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with 2D drawings and 3D CAD models would be advantageous
  • Able to build rapport and develop working relationships
  • Strong team focus
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work independently at times under own initiative
  • Ability to use own initiative when working under pressure
  • Prioritise and manage personal workload to ensure deadlines are achieved
  • Willingness to travel in the UK and overseas


  • Working in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Balancing conflicting requirements
  • Work effectively across multiple departments

Key Accountabilities

  • Responsible for supporting and delivering key system engineering processes across the product lifecycle
  • Working closely with the project teams including the System Design Authority, Engineering Manager and Team Engineers
  • Working with Design Authorities and Product Managers to develop and maintain product roadmaps
  • Attending client and supplier meetings
  • Attending and supporting equipment tests

More information

Graduate intake planned for October 2020

The successful candidate must be able to achieve full SC (Security Clearance).