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Jamie: Physics and football

Meet Jamie, a Senior Consultant in our Futures business unit. We chatted about how he’s applying his background in physics to his client-facing work at Roke, and his love of the beautiful game.

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Ayisha: Racing into pole position

Meet Ayisha, a Graduate Consultant in our Futures Business Unit. We chatted about her journey on our graduate scheme so far, how she’s already taking the lead on client projects, and who she’s backing for the F1 season.

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Victoria: Crafting the customer experience

Meet Victoria. As a Principal Consultant in our Futures business unit, she focuses on how we can provide our customers with the best experience possible throughout their journey with Roke. We caught up with her to chat about her rapid rise to success at Roke over the last four years, what she loves about working here, and why the perception of our ‘brand’ is critical.

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Colette: Shooting for the moon

Meet Colette, a graduate engineer in our Defence team. We chatted about her experience on our development programme, how she’s already taking on client projects and working to inspire more girls to pursue a STEM career.

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Harry: Visions of the future

Meet Harry, one of our leading computer vision specialists. We caught up with him to discuss his role as a line manager within Roke, the changes in computer vision that have disrupted the industry, and what he loves about working with us.

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Rob: The future is now

Meet Rob, our Head of Profession for Future Compute and Software. We chatted to him about his multiple stints at Roke, how computing has evolved from being akin to caring for a pet, to managing an entire zoo, and humanity’s future among the stars.

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Mick: When a plan comes together

Meet Mick. He’s our Head of Operation Workforce Planning, and has been instrumental in Roke receiving a Defence Silver ERS Award for our commitment to the Armed Forces community. We caught up with him to discuss his transition from the military to the corporate world, the complexities of ensuring the right Rokies take on the right jobs and his never-ending DIY commitments away from his desk.

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Kath: A Rokie through and through

Kath works with our Central Government and UK Law Enforcement customers to protect the public. She’s one of our long-serving Rokies, having worked for us for nearly 30 years, and her wealth of experience is invaluable in solving critical problems for our customers. We caught up with her to discuss how she’s excelled in roles all over the business, how we understand our customers’ missions and what she does to challenge herself when she’s not working.

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Becky: A Zwift rise to success

Meet Becky, a Graduate Engineer and Data Scientist in our National Security team. Here she chats to us about the support she’s received from Roke to sculpt her career, how the team in our Manchester hub are bringing their A game to make their mark on the business and educates on the finer points of Zwifting.

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Steven: Paving the path to cyber success

In our latest Cyber Launchpad interview we caught up with Steven, a Technical Engineering Apprentice. He told us about his aspiration to take on leadership roles at Roke, the support he’s received to complete his university degree while working on real projects and how he’s working to support his community by becoming a police Special Constable.

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John: Hacking the hackers

John’s up next in our series of interviews with our 2021 Cyber Launchpad cohort. A Technical Engineering Apprentice in our National Security team, he chatted to us about his lifelong love of computers, why Roke stood out to him above the rest and the skills he has developed on the programme.

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Natasha: STEM, sewing and Cyber Security

In the first of a series of interviews with members of our 2021 Cyber Launchpad cohort, we caught up with Natasha, a Graduate Engineer in our National Security team. She chatted with us about the projects she’s taken on at Roke so far, being part of our Girls in Engineering STEM outreach programme and how she goes from tech to textiles during her free time.

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Toby: Launching cyber security to new heights

Meet Toby, our Head of Sales for our Futures Business Unit. We caught up with him to chat about his two stints at Roke, how he works alongside our technical teams to ensure strategic delivery to our clients, and how we’re accelerating the cyber skills or our current and future employees.

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Life at Roke: Providing national security to help keep the UK safe and secure

Whilst many of our teams switched to home-working during the pandemic, some colleagues remained on-site throughout in support of our customer’s critical missions. We caught up with two Rokies who shared more about their recent experience.

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Tom: Championing Digital Transformation

Meet Tom. He discusses how he’s applying his expertise to solve complex customer problems, juggling his PhD and full-time job, and his role in helping Southampton become the tech hub of the South Coast.

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Luke: Engineering success

Meet Luke, Head of Engineering for our Futures Business Unit. He discusses how he influences the way our Engineers solve critical problems for our customers, and the importance of bringing in the next generation of Rokies.

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Adele: Bring on Big Data

Meet Adele, one of our Data Scientists working from our Manchester hub for our National Security customers. We caught up with her to discuss how her work in Big Data is integral to customer missions, the adoption of automation and Machine Learning systems in Data Science and the art of playing fetch with a lazy pooch.

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Diane: The art of software engineering

Meet Diane, one of our world class Software Engineers within our National Security business unit. We chatted with her about getting our customers ready to embrace hybrid working, the evolution of software development, and wildlife spotting in the grounds of our Romsey site.

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Jasbir: Delving into data

Meet Jasbir, a Senior Data Science Software Engineer working from our Gloucester hub. He discusses what his considerable skillset brings to Roke & how we’re adapting our Data Science offering to help customers get the best out of their data.

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Charlotte: Traversing the quantum realm

Charlotte is one of our Graduate Engineers working on our Defence projects. We caught up with her to find out how she’s using her degree in physics to work at the forefront of the culmination of cyber security and quantum mechanics, and how our Cyber Launchpad programme is kick-starting her career.

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Rob: Managing success

Rob, our Head of Technical Delivery chats to us on how he and his community of delivery professionals support us, our partners and our customers. We also dig a little deeper into his journey from kid-coder to engineering professional.

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Gavin: A tale of two careers

Gavin, a client manager for our Survivability campaign, chats to us about both his careers - his first as a military man serving in the Royal Artillery and working for the MoD, and his second in the commercial sector providing defence solutions to the British armed forces.

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Pete: A tolerance for ambiguity

Pete is Roke's Client Manager for the Futures team, and even after more than 30 years with Roke, thrives on the variety of new challenges he faces each day. Here he discusses his focus on building and maintaining trust with customers, and leveraging on Roke's network of engineers, scientists and academics to solve vast and complex problems.

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Neil: Digitalisation is the new norm

Neil is our Futures Business Unit Director. Neil has held a number of senior roles at large organisations and is working with his team to take on the challenges of digitalisation and transformation by becoming a key technology partner to their customers.

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Mark: From infantry soldier to computer scientist

After leaving the Army Reserves, Mark shares how his journey from infantry soldier to postgraduate, and how his desire for working in cyber security has led to a satisfying career at Roke.

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Sophie: Realising your potential

Sophie, a technical engineering apprentice, chats to us about her Roke apprenticeship and how she's hit the ground running across multiple areas of the business.

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Ali: A bid for success

Ali, one of our bid officers, speaks to us about his journey from bid apprentice to bid officer.

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Poppy: Learn while you earn

Poppy, Administration Assistant, chats to us about her Roke apprenticeship and how she's relished the opportunity to learn while on the job.

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Aashish: Fascinations with all things engineering

Aashish, one of our senior engineers, explains how his love of tech and sci-fi movies inspired him to take a career in engineering.

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Jim: 'A new beat' - My first year at Roke

Jim, Managing Consultant and former police officer, takes us through his first year at Roke.

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Rob: Combining the physical and digital

Rob, Head of Profession for the sensors and communications (S&C) profession, discusses his engineering career, some of the ground-breaking S&C projects spearheaded at Roke over the years and how the profession is evolving as technology and understanding develops.

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Mark: Thinking ahead

Mark, Head of Profession for Cyber & Networks and Information Assurance and Human Science, discusses his career, and how Roke is combining our expertise in cyber security, AI and machine learning to design security in to smart transport systems and critical national infrastructure.

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Angharad: The science of data

Angharad, Head of Profession for our data science profession, discusses her career in the industry and the groundbreaking work her team are doing everyday.

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Bethan: Land and sea

Bethan, one of our graduate engineers, discusses her journey from marine biology to AI and machine learning.

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Lynsey: From frontline to consultant

Lynsey, one of our senior consultants, is helping customers unlock value with the development of the latest law enforcement tools and technologies.

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