GE Aviation Information Technology - 12 Month Placement, Dowty, Gloucester
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Dowty Propellers, part of GE Aviation Systems based in Gloucestershire, is a leading supplier of advanced technology, composite-bladed propeller systems for a wide range of regional turboprop and military transport aircraft. As a world-leading manufacturer of integrated propeller systems, Dowty Propellers provides solutions for the propulsion systems of today and tomorrow. Key programs include the Lockheed Martin C-130J, the De-Haviland, Dash 8-400 and the Leonardo C-27J.
Its products are used in applications that range from regional airliners and military airlifters to marine hovercraft. Operated by a highly skilled workforce, Dowty Propellers' in-house production expertise for composite blades includes application of resin transfer molding processes, which have been continuously evolved and perfected since 1976; and the use of braiding machines that rapidly and accurately apply the blades' fibre outer layers.
Roles and Responsibilities
In the 12-month Information Technology (IT) Placement, you'll gain invaluable skills and experience, providing support in one of the following areas:
Business - responsibilities will include project management, business intelligence/reporting, IT infrastructure to implementation activities and IT compliance.
Technical - responsibilities will include application/web development, security/controllership, defining business requirements for a new tool, supporting the implementation of a new system and providing technical support/engaging with end users.
You will be guided by structured goals and objectives and will have responsibility to deliver on inspiring projects supported by your manager and team around you. We will support you throughout the year to ensure you make the best of your GE experience. Your manager will offer coaching and mentoring, and the Company will provide the opportunity to connect with other placement students across the UK.
If you are passionate about Information Technology, we would love to hear from you .
Qualifications / Requirements
- Currently studying towards an Information Technology/Computer Science related degree - penultimate/final year
- Passionate about Information Technology
- Able to roll up your sleeves and get involved in challenging projects
- Organised & able to work towards deadlines
- Inspired and curious to learn
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Able to take ownership for projects
- Analytical and problem-solving skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Office
- Able to work as part of a team
A placement at GE Aviation is an opportunity to learn while doing. At GE Aviation, you'll work with business leaders in an atmosphere that will challenge you, while doing work that makes an immediate impact.
- All placements are available to penultimate/final year students and will start between June to August 2022, for a durat
- Full time
Posted 4 May 2022
Closes 2 Jun 2022
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