NSL are pioneering the use of satellite navigation by shaping the use of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) within critical markets such as those that directly affect the safety of citizens, are key in terms of national strategy, or affect the way business is conducted. We are a dynamic company with a young workforce, priding ourselves on technical expertise, innovation, responsiveness and flexibility.  There are several ways to work at NSL.

Direct Employment

Typically MSc, PhD or work experience in an area directly relevant to NSL’s activities such as Geomatics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Computing Science. NSL currently have vacancies for the following posts.

  1. GNSS Navigation Engineer
  2. Software Front-end Developer
  3. Hardware Engineer

Graduate Scheme

We take on graduates with a relevant technical degree (eg Maths, Physics) to work within the different teams at NSL. During your first year of employment, graduate scheme employees are given time for learning and will be sent on industrial training courses. The best time to contact us for these opportunities is at the start of the calendar year.


Opportunities for summer placements across NSL’s business activities.

Sandwich course placements

We will consider paid placement work if you you wish to take a year of your degree/further degree to work at NSL.

To apply please email your CV (2-page maximum) and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. There is no set deadline for the current posts and they will be held open until suitable candidates have been identified.