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DEFENCE, SCIENCE, TECH LAB

Web: www.gov.uk/government/organisations/defence-science-and-technology-laboratory/about/recruitment

Contact: [email protected]


Overview

Spawned by the Defence, Evaluation and Research Agency in 2001, this government department does exactly what it says on the can. In 2017 they began a 5 year innovation programme of innovation in space science backed by £800m of government cash, so plenty of exciting stuff to do.

Field

Cyber

Sector

Government

Degree offered

BSc (Hons) D&TS

Based

Salisbury

Duration

4 years

Entry requirements

3 A-levels inc. Maths, Science, Technology or Engineering plus GCSEs (C/4 or above) Maths, English Language or BTec

Application process

Civil Service Jobs Ref:1572368

Study

Approximately 1 day per week and in own time

Starting salary

£20,500

Permanent Job on Completion

4 year fixed term