Engineers and Scientists
Engineers and Scientists – Counter Terrorism and Security Division
Salary: £24,000 - £43,000 depending on skills and experience
Locations: Dstl Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP4 0JQ & Dstl Fort Halstead, Sevenoaks, Kent TN14 7BP
Job Ref: 1615863
We’re the ENGINEERING behind the excellence.
The SCIENCE behind the security.
The BRAINS behind the best.
At Dstl, our Counter Terrorism and Security Division (CTS) has a huge impact. We use our expertise to provide exceptional security for the nation.
Whether you’re recognising patterns, developing surveillance systems, or detecting explosives, you’ll be using cutting-edge technology. In fact, you might even create ground-breaking systems and devices. And while the work might be complex, our motives are clear: we’re the engineering behind the excellence and the science behind the security.
And no matter how senior you are, there’s always room to take on more hands-on work. Plus, to keep you doing what you do best, you don’t need to take on extra management responsibilities if you don’t wish to. So when you join CTS, you won’t just contribute towards the bigger picture, you’ll realise your full potential as an engineer or scientist.
To keep Britain and our allies safe, we need a wide variety of exceptional specialists. We’re always looking for people with unique backgrounds, a constant hunger for innovation and the ability to tackle problems from different angles. With excellent people driving our teams, you’ll help the military and police forces anticipate what’s next.
We’re looking for amazing scientists and engineers to join us in these areas:
- Electronics Engineers
- Communications Engineers
- Mechanical Engineers
- Explosive Engineers
- Electro Optic Engineers
- Embedded Network Engineers
- Workshop Mechanical and Material Engineers
- Software Engineers and Scientists
- Applied Chemists
- Analytical Chemists
- Computational Chemists
- Modellers and FPGA
- Computer Scientists
- Latent Fingerprint Examiners
- Image Processing Facial Recognition
Join us, and become the brains behind the best.
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Closing date: 28th February 2019
The security of our work means that only UK nationals who have also resided in the UK for the last five years (10 years for certain roles) can be considered. All Dstl positions require full UK Security Clearance. Unfortunately dual nationals are not eligible.