Mentor Graphics

8.0 /10
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Aerospace/Aviation Electronic and Electrical Engineering Engineering Mechanical Engineering Automotive

About Mentor Graphics

Think of your everyday lifeā€¦. And the things you use and cannot live without. Maybe your car? Your phone? The laptop you are reading this on now? Our software is likely to have been involved in making it a more efficient product by helping product developers/engineers design products.

Mentor, a Siemens Business is a world leader in Electronic Design Automation, the Mechanical Analysis Division provides software for Engineers who design products, enabling them to optimize their designs. The software is designed to eliminate Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow issues before prototypes are built, reducing the investment of time and money in the testing process of product design, greatly improving efficiency.

The Mechanical Analysis Division of Mentor has a turnover in excess of $50M and have over 80 sites across North America, Asia and Europe. We work with many multinational organisations such as Airbus, BAE Systems, Yamaha, Toyota, Caterpillar, Continental, Lenovo and many more, who are all at the cutting edge of development.

Mentoring You To Success

We want to inspire you in your placement year. Working in an office culture that encourages you to make your own decisions and be empowered to do so, you will learn to take your own path and drive your own learning. We want to facilitate excellence. As such, we strive to provide our interns with all the support and guidance they need when they need it, and encourage asking of questions so that you can gain the most out of your time with us.

You want a placement that will not just invest in you but inspire you to discover and believe in the potential you undoubtedly have. We want you to be in a team that inspires you to deliver for us and for yourself.

We want you to learn not just professional skills but also skills that go beyond the working world. We have a proven, well established and enjoyable placement scheme which is now entering into its tenth year. You will acquire all the skills you need to thrive after graduation in your chosen career.

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Mentor Graphics Latest Reviews

  • Test Engineer

    I really enjoyed the variety of work I was involved in and the amount of involvement I had in the actual product. The team I worked in was great. Everyone was really welcoming and supportive and a joy ...


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  • QA Engineer

    The responsibilities given to me when working as a Quality Assurance Engineer at Mentor Graphics allowed me to enhanced and learn new skills which I will use throughout the rest of my studies as well ...


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  • QA Engineer

    Working at Mentor Graphics was a great experience. I gained insight into the software development industry and enhanced valuable skills. ...


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Number of Placements Available This Year


Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us

2:1 (Two One)

Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply

Awards and Commendations

[2017] RateMyPlacement Top 50


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