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  • Laser Opportunities at Dstl

    • 30 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    A government organisation. High-tech laboratories. Cutting-edge laser technology. What are you imagining? It’s probably not Dstl. But it should be. Keep reading to find out more about our current opportunities.

  • March Career Advice Round-Up

    • 28 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This month, we have shared six new and different job seeking articles. From a career in computer engineering to your guide to keeping happy and healthy at work, there is something for everyone.

  • Discover new roles, varied projects & the work-life balance for you. Join us as a Systems Engineer

    • 25 Mar 2022

    As QinetiQ grows, our opportunities get more and more exciting. Join us as a Systems Engineer and you’ll be exposed to an ever-growing range of projects plus an open, inclusive environment. Want to find out more?

  • Why Communication is more Important than ever

    • 23 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This isn’t new information to anyone, but over the last couple of years, we have relied on new kinds of communication. Good communication is key to a job search and understanding why it’s important and what you can be doing to ensure success, will help you greatly.

  • How to Ask for a Salary Review and How to Prepare Yourself for One

    • 18 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Whether it’s before an interview or for a salary review, money is something people just don’t like to talk about. So, we have some tips on how to ask for a salary review and how to prepare for one.

  • Your Guide to Keeping Yourself Happy and Healthy at Work

    • 14 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Happy and healthy mean different things to different people. If you’re not currently job seeking, ask yourself if you’re happy in your current role, if not, what can you do to rectify that? This guide can help you discover what you really want.

  • Why Choose a Career in Computer Engineering?

    • 9 Mar 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Have you always been interested in a career in computer engineering or are you wondering where your skills may take you? There is so much to be excited about in this sector and let me tell you why.

  • How to write a proper introduction to your CV

    • 4 Mar 2022
    • Peter Panayotou

    They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression.

  • February Career Advice Round-Up

    • 28 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    February always goes by in a flash, especially when January feels like it lasts a lifetime. Have you been successful in your job search this year, or do you need a bit of advice to help you along the way? We’re here to help you!

  • How to answer the “What makes you stand out from the other candidates?” Interview question

    • 23 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Employers want someone that can bring something different to a role and that is why they ask you this interview question. We have some advice on how to prepare and answer this popular interview question to help you reach your goals!

  • New skills to learn in 2022

    • 18 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Whether you are job seeking or just looking to learn new things to help you out at work, there is always room for improvement. This article includes some soft skills and some more industry specific skills that as an engineer, you could take the time to learn this year.

  • Could Recruitment Consultants be the Right Step for you and your Job Search?

    • 14 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Just like any other decision or change you decide to make for your job search, it should be tailored to you and your needs. Are you on the fence about using recruitment consultants? Keep reading to find out how they could potentially help you.

  • Back to Basics Guide

    • 9 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    This guide is all about the basics of your job search. Discussing decision making, your CV and everything in between. So, if this is your first time looking for a job in your chosen sector or you need to readjust your job search, this is the guide for you.

  • Potential Job interview mistakes you didn’t know you were making!

    • 4 Feb 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    It’s inevitable that after an interview you ask yourself or get asked, ‘how did it go?’. We can’t go back in time and change anything, but we can look back on our experiences, learn from them and try again next time. This article is about common interview mistakes and how you can rectify them for next time!

  • January Career Advice Round-Up

    • 31 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    January is the time many of us decide we’d like a change and one of the first things to get the ‘new year, new me’ treatment is our job. If you’re looking for our latest career advice, keep reading!

  • How to answer the “Why are you leaving your current job?” Interview question

    • 26 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    If you are new to interview situations, one of the main causes for nerves is not knowing what they will ask you. The best way to be prepared, is to go through some popular questions and create mock answers. This article tells you how to do exactly that.

  • How do you know that you’re accepting the right job for you?

    • 21 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Receiving a job offer can be the best feeling in the world, especially if you’ve been job hunting for a while. However, the offer is the next step. Take the time to assess the offer, look back over important factors of the job and the offer itself to ensure that it is right for you. Keep reading to find out more.

  • Returning to Your Engineering Career

    • 17 Jan 2022
    • Charlotte Rogers

    Many of today’s workforce will end up taking time away from work, so how do you make that return after a career break? There can be many reasons as to why someone takes time away from their career, this article discusses how you can return to work and feel confident doing so.

  • A Day in the Life of Nick James

    • 11 Jan 2022
    • Nick James Executive Engineer at BAE Systems

    Nick James is the Executive Engineer at BAE Systems. Are you thinking of a new career with BAE Systems? In this article, Nick discusses his typical day at work and some of the opportunities currently available. Keep reading to discover your new career.