How I Got Here

  • Job seeking after university can be difficult, it’s a whole new world and definitely different to studying. We spoke to engineering graduate Alessio Carfora about his own experiences after graduating from Coventry University in 2019.
  • We spoke to Barry Nel, a Senior Power Engineer at CSA Catapult’s innovation centre in South Wales. He talks about his experiences with the company and why you should be thinking about an engineering career with them!
  • Xuan Wang is one of many who has managed to secure a job during this pandemic. We understand that your job search might not be going as smoothly as you wanted due to these events, but we want to let you know that it is possible! Keep reading for some tips and guidance on how to go about your job ...
  • Each year, Leonardo seeks to attract enthusiastic people to join one of their highly regarded apprenticeships programmes.
  • The goal of International Day of Women and Girls in Science is to challenge stereotypes and help women understand what they can bring to the industry. We spoke to Principle Design Verification & Certification Engineer here at MBDA*, Karen Mason about her experiences and what inspired her to becom...
  • The IET has always been devoted to inclusion and diversity. The IET has a number of female trustees on the board and here they share insights into their experiences and advice for anyone at the start of their engineering career.
  • Technicians at BP work in a hugely diverse variety of roles, at different levels, in many environments. We had a chat with a team of offshore technicians to better understand their roles. Keep reading for the full story.
  • Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. Keep reading for more information about Arm and what they do.
  • Danielle Flynn, degree apprentice, explains how she found her passion for engineering and gave up a space at university for her apprenticeship with Jaguar Land Rover.
  • Careers at Sea is the first port of call for those interested to find out about roles, career development and how to apply for a career in the Merchant Navy. We spoke to Charlotte Hird about her experiences, keep reading to see what she had to say!
  • Having the ability to chose when and where you work is just one of the benefits that freelance workers have. To find out more, we spoke to some professionals and how they feel about their freelancing engineering career.
  • The structure of the graduate scheme afforded Emily the opportunity to develop core technical, managerial and leadership skills whilst providing her with the necessary foundation to become a Chartered Engineer with her chosen engineering institute.
  • We spoke to Saida Thamya Khan about her engineering career so far, why she chose the engineering industry and how her current employer fuels her ambition for engineering. She is currently a Senior Fellow for the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment and also for the Electromagnetic Calorimeter.
  • Leonardo is currently recruiting talented professionals with a strong background in the design, development and implementation of military communications architectures
  • As far as a defence engineering company goes, MBDA is as technical and exciting as it gets.
  • Student’s Guide to the Wiring Regulations author Steven Devine discusses gaining an education and starting your career in the electrical industry.
  • With the tech sector currently employing close to 200, 000 people, and the engineering sector employing 5.5 million people across a wide variety of roles, it’s no surprise that these industries are much sought-after.
  • In today’s all-digital world, cyber security cannot be ignored in any industry.
  • For years, engineering has been an industriously diverse area to work in. When many people think of the word ‘engineer’, what’s the first thing that comes to mind to many?
  • When it comes to finding our dream job, every one of us each has our own strategy to achieve this seemingly impossible task.