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Graduate - Applied Sciences - Engineering based degrees

Graduate - Applied Sciences - Engineering based degrees

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - Sunbury
  • Travel required
  • Job category Engineering Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 131098BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

About the role

Within I&E, the Applied Sciences, is a centralised scientific resource focussed on driving bp’s transition into an efficient, profitable, net zero company. Applied sciences is the home for bp’s scientists; our deep expertise is built on a foundation of world-class laboratory experimentation.
​​Applied sciences is integrated with our customer groups, providing differentiated bp fuels & Castrol products to meet the  market needs.
Applied sciences leads the longer term technology agenda, identifying emerging trends and innovating to develop energy pathways and platforms ( eg innovative low carbon and bio process solutions)that will provide the future pipeline for our net zero transition.

About you

The Applied sciences challenger program will operate in a flexible model that allow graduates to experience the breadth of applied sciences, eg: mission-led placements within country over a period of three years.


  • research & innovation​ - deep scientific and engineering knowledge and tools to deliver differentiated capability and unlock competitive advantage
  • analytics, testing &modelling​ - provide innovative performance and analytical testing and investigational analysis for applied sciences 
  • product development & Quality Assurance - develop and deliver next generation products to meet needs of selected markets/customers
  • technical support​ - lead interface with markets to deploy products/services and underpin technical support offer
  • Global product stewardship - manage all aspects of product life cycle compliance
  • intellectual asset management - ensure intellectual property is secured and leveraged to optimise value
  • demonstration & commercialise - in-house capability to rapidly convert successful pilots into commercial options


Masters required
-To apply for this role, you will need to be in your final year of study or have completed your Masters degree in one of the following subjects: 

Chemical engineering or Mechanical engineering
Locations – Pangbourne, Hull and Sunbury

We support our graduates to get professional accreditation and become chartered engineers. Therefore, its essential that your degree is accredited to MEng (or equivalent) level. To find out if your degree is accredited, please visit the links below. If you dont find your degree within the links and know it is accredited, then please continue to submit your application and we can confirm this for you.  

Remember, you can only apply for ONE opportunity. If you are not sure that this is the opportunity for you, please return to ourCandidate Matcherto review your other matches.   
Within the education section please list all information for any degrees that you have studied or are currently studying.
If you need to make any adjustments to any stage of the recruitment process, for example due to an illness, injury or a disability, please contact us on 0800 279 2088 or emailenquiry@bpgraduates.co.uk. If you are calling from overseas, please dial +44 1635 584149.
Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital, veteran or disability status

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