The most important thing we build is trust

Date Posted
08 Aug 2018

Would you like to work at a global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the greatest challenges, from deep space to the depths of the ocean?


If you’re ready to join the next generation of innovators, pioneers and entrepreneurs, Cobham’s Business and Technology Development program is the perfect place to make it happen. It’s an intensive two-to-three year scheme, where you’ll work on live projects while rotating every 6 months across multiple disciplines and business areas. As you progress, you’ll build relationships with colleagues across the business, all while learning the technical business and leadership skills that will set you apart for the rest of your career. By the time you complete the program, you’ll be a trusted professional, ready to take on a permanent role in an area that suits your unique ambitions.

The Opportunity

Depending on your interests, you could support our customers across many industries and locations. Working within our organisation you will also become an integral part of Cobham’s collaborative culture and provided with access to the most advanced tools and technologies available. This is an ambitious programme, but if you can rise to the challenge, there’s no telling where a career with Cobham could take you. There truly is no better place to gain exposure to a diverse range of customers and markets, making this your chance to discover Cobham as a business and learn where your own talents lie. Key locations for our US graduates are Orchard Park NY, Davenport IA and Lansdale PA with potential placements at our numerous other locations including Westminster MD, Prescott AZ and Seattle WA.

What We’re Looking For in You:

  • A 3.5 minimum GPA in any degree discipline

  • A genuine passion for innovation, and the enthusiasm to influence the future of the business and the communities Cobham serves

  • The confidence to challenge the status quo and speak up with your big ideas

  • A collaborative approach to work

  • The right to work in the US by October 2018

In Return, You Can Expect:

  • Coaching and support from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Regular performance and development reviews, designed to help you get the most out of your training

  • On-the-job training across a diverse range of business areas, including Program Management, Strategic Sourcing, Operations, Business Development, Procurement, Commercial, Sales and Marketing, Finance, and Human Resources, along with Engineering Management, Mechanical and Electrical Design, Stress Analysis, Simulation and Modelling, and Manufacturing Engineering for those with technical backgrounds.

  • Plenty of scope to make a highly visible impact on real projects, right from the start

  • Support towards achieving an industry-recognised qualification in your area


We hire from a range of backgrounds where different ideas and views mean better solutions and more informed decisions.


If you want to find out more about the role or have any questions related to it, please follow us by clicking here or contact


Please be advised, Cobham do not offer sponsorship.


Start Date: October 2018

Salary: $57,250

Other Benefits: Housing assistance is also provided through our Employee Housing Assistance Program


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Clare De Vries
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