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Research Analyst

Date: 27-Jul-2022

Location: Farnborough, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

QinetiQ Training and Simulation Ltd (formerly NSC) specialises in training, simulation and consultancy services in the defence domain. We combine ex-military expertise with our strong defence analysis and research teams, in addition to our core expertise in simulation teams to provide innovative solutions tailored to the needs of each customer and deliver beyond expectation.

QinetiQ Training and Simulation Ltd (formerly NSC) specialises in training, simulation and consultancy services in the defence domain. We combine ex-military expertise with our strong defence analysis and research teams, in addition to our core expertise in simulation teams to provide innovative solutions tailored to the needs of each customer and deliver beyond expectation.

We are currently seeking a Research Analyst to work within the company’s Simulation Group.  Working in an influential and fast paced defence environment, this role is varied and challenging. The role will support trials, research studies and experimentation across a growing International and UK client base, covering all defence domains.

Duties are varied and will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct and drive defence research and experimentation programmes
  • Undertake studies in order to scope the role of future technology and capability in defence modelling and simulation.
  • Deliver customer presentations and written technical reports to scientific and military audiences, explaining complex issues in an easy-to-understand way.
  • Plan, organise and deliver research trials and experiments, in order to understand the utility of new technologies or capabilities.
  •  Gain an understanding of, manage and capture customer research and simulation requirements
  • Scope, build and deliver prototypes used in research and simulation

 

 

Why join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there’s never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

You’ll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you’ll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential. Read more about our diverse and inclusive workplace culture here.  
Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits.  You’ll receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what’s happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, adaptive and flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more. 

About QinetiQ

As a company of over 6,000 dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.

Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants that already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information that mean factors such as nationality, previous nationalities held and the country in which you were born may have an effect on the roles that you can be employed in.