Lighthouse Systems Ltd

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8.8 /10 31 reviews
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Placement Year (10 Months+)
Information Technology Manufacturing Computer and Systems Engineering

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About Lighthouse Systems

At Lighthouse Systems, we are working to build the best MES (Manufacturing Execution System) on the marketplace. If you want to get involved in building a product used by some of the largest manufacturers in the world, including Nissan, Crown, Ball, Sunpower and Benteler and are keen to learn more about new technology and the exciting world of Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0.

Lighthouse Systems is an award winning, West Sussex based Software Company building world-class software used by blue chip manufacturing companies. We are passionate about our work and have a deep understanding of the manufacturing industry. Our goal is to build the best MES (Manufacturing Execution System). MES is a software platform focused to help operation management in a manufacturing plant.

We encourage an open, collaborative, inclusive working environment. We are environmentally focused and are continuously working to reduce our environmental footprint. We have plenty of green space to enjoy the free provided lunch in the sun, as well as a host of after work socials and sports activities each week. We have a zero dress code, so you can be comfortable while you work.

We're are working to build the best MES (manufacturing execution system) in the market. Do you want to build the future? Putting technology on the shopfloor of the world's most forward thinking industries, our MES connects real time data feeds from IoT and automation to the enterprise, ensuring that decisions on the shopfloor are on time and informed. A software at the heart of Industry 4.0 and the Smart manufacturing movement and one that challenges the giants.

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Lighthouse Systems Ltd is 4th in IT & Telecommunications Top 50 Medium-sized Undergraduate Schemes 2019 - 2020

Lighthouse Systems Ltd Latest Reviews

  • Junior Software Developer

    Working for Lighthouse has exposed me to a wide range of skills that have better prepared me for the future. From a technical perspective, I have discovered the C# and Typescript programming languages, both of which are modern and powerful. I also gained experience using Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle, along with better overall SQL knowledge...


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  • Placement Software Engineer

    I had a really fun and interesting year working for Lighthouse. It was really nice to take the skills and knowledge that I've acquired from my degree so far and apply them to actual work. Everyone at ...


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  • Student Project Engineer

    I've thoroughly enjoyed the whole year. I've gained invaluable experience from my year here, and have felt supported throughout it's entirety. I've been given enough responsibility to allow me to furt...


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Lighthouse Systems Ltd Latest Case Study

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Student Project Engineer

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Computer Science

Last year I would’ve been worried about the challenges of third year but I am now completely relaxed and confident about going back to finish my course and achieving a good grade.

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Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

2:1 (Two One)

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Awards and Commendations

[2019] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2018] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2017] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2016] RateMyPlacement Top 35 [2015] RateMyPlacement Top 30