Career

Grow with HENSOLDT UK

The long history of our company is a testament to our company’s ability to recruit and retain excellent people. The future success of our business will be a reflection of the development of our talent base, and recruitment of the next generation of people that join our exciting company.

That is why at HENSOLDT UK we are committed to employing people from a diverse range of skills, experiences, and backgrounds, supporting their development needs and providing the opportunities to grow in our company.

We have a wide range of employment opportunities in all areas and at all levels in our business.

Job Vacancies

Would you like to work for a world-class technology company?  We are continually developing our skill base and invite you to apply for any available vacancy listed below. 

You may submit your CV to employmentopportunities@hensoldt.net

Job Opportunities

Current Vacancies

Innovation is crucial to engineer cutting-edge technology. At HENSOLDT, innovation emerges from the right people and the right mix of diverse individuals working collaboratively and inclusively according to their strengths, unleashing creativity and passion through their work.

  • Senior Systems Engineer Engineering

    A Senior Systems Engineer is required within the Surveillance Systems business to develop and deliver Company and Customer Funded systems projects based upon HENSOLDT UK’ state of the art radar technology.  Activities will include all aspects of the Systems Engineering lifecycle from System Concept through to Delivery and Acceptance, including Bid Support, System Design and System Integration.

  • Principal FPGA Design Engineer Engineering

    The Principal FPGA Engineer is responsible for the decomposition of top level system or product requirements into an implementable FPGA architecture. The Principal Engineer is responsible for FPGA developments from preliminary specification to verified design running on the target hardware.  The Principal Engineer provides expert knowledge of electronic design, test and certification of systems based around advanced FPGAs. The Principal Engineer will also, in conjunction with the FPGA Engineering Manager, provide coaching, leadership and guidance to other Design Engineers. 

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  • Principal Naval Sensor Product Engineer Engineering

    To act as a Subject Matter Expert for electro-mechanical subsystems of Radar Sensors. Act as Design Authority for the electromechanical aspects of at least one Radar Sensor product (or “Naval Radar Sensor products”) To commission work packages for design activity on (Naval?) Radar Sensor products. As required, to project manage small product development projects, such that they are delivered on-time, on budget, and to specification. To maintain and establish relationships with suitable suppliers. To support the Chief Engineer and the Engineering Manager in continuous improvement of Engineering Processes.

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  • Senior (Qt) Software Engineer Engineering

    An exciting opportunity has arisen within HENSOLDT UK to join a small team of software developers working on the next generation of Display technology. Specifically, the role is to provide Qt expertise to the team. In general terms, the role is to design, specify, implement, test, and maintain software to support the company’s new display products and services.

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  • Regional Sales Director – Ground Based Surveillance Radars Sales

    Responsible for the sales of the UK produced SPEXER Ground Based Surveillance Radar products to customers globally. To take ownership of the whole sales process from prospect identification, through qualification, presentation, proposals, negotiation and finally closing the sale. Post sales activities and support to ensure the contracted goods are delivered as contracted are also required.

    Close interaction with senior level management is required.

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  • Regional Sales Director – South America Sales

    To be responsible for the sales of SSB products and systems to customers within the region.

    To take ownership of the whole sales process from prospect identification, through qualification, presentation, proposals, negotiation, contract closing and post sales contract support. A working knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese is desired.

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  • Senior Buyer Procurement

    The jobholder will be expected to strengthen the current skill base within Procurement to maximise on profit and cash flow by providing a lead role in the purchase of strategic commodities and facilities.  To provide advice and guidance to more junior members of staff in the department.

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  • Software Engineers (Permanent & Contract) Security Solutions

    The Security Solutions business produces integrated security solutions to critical national infrastructure and militaries all around the world. Using a variety of in-house sensors from the HENSOLDT group of companies, trusted partners, and externally sourced sensors and software modules. The Software Engineer will be responsible for the improvements to, and maintenance of, the integrated C2 application that links up all the sensors to create the heart of the solution. The design and update of the GUI, the addition of new features, and the interfaces to existing and new sensors will all be within the Software Engineers’ area of responsibility.

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  • Systems Engineer Security Solutions

    The Security Solutions business produces integrated security solutions to Critical National Infrastructure, Border Forces, and Militaries all around the world. Using a variety of in-house sensors, from the HENSOLDT group of companies, trusted partners, and externally sourced sensors and software modules, together with the in-house command and control system. The Systems Engineer will be responsible for the integration of sensors and subsystems across the entire lifecycle, from bids to delivery.

    The Systems Engineer will liaise with multiple departments and entities within the HENSOLDT group, and external suppliers, to define systems and their interfaces, working with other departments within the company to ensure integration of multiple sensors into a solution, and working with software teams to define the functionality required.

    Generation of technical bids, designing networked multi-sensor systems, defining hardware and software changes, and delivering a suite of equipment to be installed are all part of the Systems Engineer’s responsibility. The Systems Engineer will ensure that the delivered system is compliant with internal or external customer requirements.

    The ideal candidate will have experience in handling complex engineering projects using a variety of sensors as inputs, defining the network interconnections and the appropriate systems to meet the customer requirements, and signing off the requirements against the final system design. They will be focused on delivering projects on time and to specification and have a track record of doing so. They should also be familiar with all aspects of the systems engineering lifecycle and be capable of demonstrating that capability.

  • Principal Systems Engineer Security Solutions

    The Security Solutions business produces integrated security solutions to Critical National infrastructure, Border Forces, and Militaries all around the world. Using a variety of in-house sensors, from the HENSOLDT group of companies, trusted partners, and externally sourced sensors and software modules, together with the in-house command and control system. The Principal Systems Engineer will be responsible for the integration of sensors and subsystems across the entire lifecycle, from bids to delivery.

    The Principal Systems Engineer will run the Systems Engineering department across multiple sites and will be a mentor to the other Systems Engineers reporting to them. As part of this, the Principal Systems Engineer will liaise with multiple departments and entities within the HENSOLDT group to define future developments and their interfaces, as well as being the face of HENSOLDT Engineering in front of customers.

    As part of a growing business, the role offers the unique opportunity to increase the team size and select additional team members in both the UK and Germany.

    Generation of technical bids, designing networked multi-sensor systems, defining hardware and software changes, and delivering a suite of equipment to be installed are all part of the Principal Systems Engineer’s responsibility. The Principal Systems Engineer will have the responsibility of ensuring the technical maturity of the design, which will include reviewing all information produced by the Systems Engineering team and providing guidance and checks to ensure the system operates and is compliant with internal or external customer requirements.

    The ideal candidate will have experience in handling complex engineering projects and running a team of systems engineers. They will be focused on delivering projects on time and to specification and have a track record of doing so.

  • Programme Manager Security Solutions

    The Programme Manager is required to take responsibility and ownership for successful Project execution of customer-funded as well as PV development/production projects within HENSOLDT Security Solutions. Activities will centre on a number of projects in parallel for which the Project Manager could be expected to be responsible for the bid/scoping phase and then take responsibility for all aspects of the Project from, Project initiation to final acceptance and Project closure. A close liaison with Sales, Compliance, Contracts, Engineering, Systems Engineering, Operations, Procurement, Customer Services, Quality, and Accounting departments within the HENSOLDT Group will be required to fulfil this task.

  • Trials Engineer Security Solutions

    A Trials Engineer is required within the Security Solutions business to assist with the development and delivery of company and customer-funded security projects based upon HENSOLDT UK and HENSOLDT radar and optronics technology. Activities will include Bid Support, Demonstration of the system to interested parties/customers in the UK and overseas, and system integration. Additional responsibilities will include Setting up customer equipment in the installation location and feeding back any issues noted during trials and customer demonstrations to the development team.

    Applicants are required to be flexible in their approach to work, as every project and support issue presents different challenges. Applicants must also possess an aptitude for problem-solving and have an eye for detail.

    The Trials Engineer is expected to show motivation and initiative in planning their own activities to achieve timely and effective results with little supervision.  As this is a customer-facing role, a confident manner and smart appearance are required, with the ability to communicate clearly within the company at all levels and with customers whose first language may not be English.

  • Assistant Management Accountant Finance

    An Assistant Management Accountant is required within the Finance department to help with Data Analytics,  Financial Accounting, and Reporting.