Ultra Electronics Overview

  • www.ultra.group
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1920
  • Company - Public (ULE)
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

CompetitorsNorthrop Grumman, Thales, Rolls-Royce
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Ultra specialise in providing application-engineered bespoke solutions. We focus on our customers’ mission critical and intelligent systems in the defence, security, critical detection & control markets. Our capabilities and technologies can be found on many of the world’s ...

Ultra Electronics Reviews

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122 Ratings
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"Awesome Transformation Agenda"

Sep 9, 2022 - Human Resources


Opportunity for growth
Challenging work


Recent acquisition
Site Management and Leadership
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Diversity & Inclusion at Ultra Electronics

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How is diversity at Ultra Electronics?

...Not a hugely diverse staff, especially when looking at senior management but some progress has been made in the last few years to promote diversity and inclusion...Read More

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Ultra Electronics Interviews

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Applied online57%
Employee Referral12%

  1. Procurement Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Rather basic and straightforward. A round of 10 behavioral type of questions from HR, followed by a technical interview by a team of 2-3. Many times, only one interview is required before an offer

    Have you ever been in a situation where you had a disagreement with your manager? If yes, how did you handle it and what was the outcome.

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Company Updates

September 28, 2022
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Will Holloway, Vice-President of US Program Management with Ultra C2I, talked to us about the inspiring people who make up Ultra and how it is possible to grow within the business. Will has been with Ultra for 12 years, originally starting with Ultra as a Software Test Engineer. When asked what makes him most proud to work at Ultra, he said, "The people. We have such an incredible group of people at Ultra, who are united in supporting our customers and end users. Many of whom, like myself, are former users of our products in the field." We are Ultra. Are you?
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August 26, 2022
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Sarah joined Ultra's two-year graduate scheme in 2019 and completed multiple rotations, starting with the In-Service Support Engineering team, to Systems Engineering and finally Electrical/Electronic Engineering, before returning to In-Service Support. In her words, "Those who work at Ultra are very open to answering questions and showing others how various systems work; I have been able to learn from some extremely experienced people and as a result, have put my knowledge into practice in front of peers, seniors and customers." Learn more about our graduate scheme and engineering careers at Ultra here:
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Ultra Electronics Awards & Accolades

  • Atlantic Canada's Top EmployersACADA2021
  • Nova Scotia's Top EmployersACADA2021

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What is paid time off like at Ultra Electronics?

...Very good benefits, flex time, PTO, etc....

October 14, 2020

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Employees rate Ultra Electronics 3.5 out of 5 stars based on 561 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Ultra Electronics, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Ultra Electronics and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 63 of employees would recommend working at Ultra Electronics to a friend. This is based on 534 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

75 of job seekers rate their interview experience at Ultra Electronics as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.7 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Ultra Electronics.

60 of employees think that Ultra Electronics has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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