Members of the Computer Laboratory Supporters Club
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Current number of supporters: 70
Altera Corporation is the world's pioneer in system-on-a-programmable-chip solutions. Altera develops the industry's most advanced programmable logic devices, configurable processors, DSP cores and software tools. Our customers use these technologies to innovate in many diverse areas including high capacity communications, digital entertainment and next generation in-car computing.
Altera aggressively invests in research and development efforts. Research is currently underway at the European Technology Centre on parallel hardware synthesis from high level languages, datapath optimisation algorithms and high speed structured ASIC design tools. Development projects include open source collaborations such as the Altera Nios IDE which is based on Eclipse and GCC, and also proprietary DDR memory controllers, FIR filters and video systems.
- Amazon Contact: Joe Whitfield
Technological innovation drives the growth of Amazon and we're delighted to be offering exciting internship and graduate opportunities for Software Development Engineers. Whether it's in our UK Headquarters, Development Centres (Edinburgh, Dublin, Central London) or Seattle, you could be working as Software Development Engineers on a number of initiatives for Amazons global websites and services. For ambitious graduates, like you, intent on developing a successful career, the result is a technical learning environment quite unlike any other. Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.
- Argon Design Contact: Alan Scott
Argon Design is a small design services company based in St John's Innovation Centre. We specialise in electronics and software design in the areas of multimedia, multicore processors and networking. We employ only the best 'Google quality' engineers and concentrate on doing hard designs, putting forward new ideas and creating innovative solutions for our clients.
Recently we have developed a videoconferencing system, ported Android to our own hardware, developed a dynamic range correction image processing algorithm, written a 10Gbps network packet generator, created a demonstration of network video QoE monitoring and designed part of a GPU. Some of our team were previously responsible for the venture capital backed startup Alphamosaic, that developed the multimedia solution for the Apple video iPod and the Raspberry Pi.
We are looking for recent graduates/PhDs looking for employment now or for students who will graduate and be looking for employment next summer. Visit www.argondseign.com to find out more.
- Aveva Solutions Ltd Contact: Amy Budd
AVEVA software supports the world's marine, oil & gas, power and process industries with comprehensive solutions for the design, construction and lifetime support of all types of facilities.
Proven on many of the world's most complex projects, AVEVA's best-in-class solutions let you create, control and exploit engineering data to reduce costs, accelerate timescales and maximise performance.
Build around high-integrity, datacentric technology, AVEVA's product range allows rapid, error-free design, powerful project and material control, and highly efficient manufacture in a truly global, multi-site environment. But AVEVA goes beyond commissioning, with advanced support for plant maintenance, life extension and upgrade, right through to safe decommissioning.
- BAE Systems Detica Contact: Ravi Gogna
We help government and commercial organisations exploit information to deliver critical business services more effectively and economically. We also develop solutions to strengthen national security and resilience, enabling citizens to go about their lives freely and with confidence. By combining technical innovation and domain knowledge, we integrate and deliver world-class solutions — often based on our own unique intellectual property — to our clients’ most complex operational problems. Our services range from strategy formulation and business change through to software and hardware technologies and managed services.
- Bloomberg LP Contact: David Rubin
Worldwide financial communication - This is more that what we offer. It is who we are, in 126 countries. We helped change the way that the world looks at financial news and information, and that drive still inspires us.
Our success is due to the innovation of our products, our dedication to customer service and our unique way of constantly adapting to an ever-changing market place. But above all, our employees are key to maintaining our position as a world leader in financial information. Our customer service is extraordinary - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, in your language. People make Bloomberg.
Bloomberg has forged a unique position within the financial services industry with the Bloomberg Professional service. We provide instant access to real-time and historical financial data - and the ability to act on it. Our clients include the world's central banks, investment institutions, commercial banks, government offices and agencies, corporations and news organisations.
We have many areas in which you can shine. You can work for our core business, the Bloomberg Professional Service, or join the teams of any of our media products, from our television and radio networks to our magazines and books. We have a reputation for excellence worldwide and our employees are the key to maintaining our reputation.
Take a look at who we are. The challenges. The rewards. The opportunity. We know you'll like what you see.
- Blue Creation Cambridge. Contact: Rafik Jallad
BlueCreation is a design services company based in St John's Innovation Centre in the Science Park in Cambridge. We specialise in electronics and software design in the areas of Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi. We also develop our own modules, development kits, iOS and Android application and have recently shipped our first product funded by Kickstarter. Our modules are distributed worldwide by a network of distributors. We also supply to hobbyists using Sparkfun as our distributor. We are looking for talented engineers to join our dynamic young team.
- Broadcom Corporation Cambridge. Contact: email@example.com
Broadcom Corporation is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor solutions that enable broadband communications and networking of voice, video and data services. We design, develop and supply complete system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions incorporating digital, analog and radio frequency (RF) technologies, as well as related hardware and software system-level applications.
Broadcom's World Headquarters are in Irvine California USA. It has offices in Cambridge UK as a result of acquiring Element 14 Inc. in November 2000 and Alphamosaic Ltd in September 2004, where work continues on semiconductors and software for DSL and mobile multimedia respectively.
More information can be found at http://www.broadcom.com
- Bromium Contact: Ian Pratt
Bromium is an exciting new startup working on the intersection of Security and Virtualization. Bromium turns today's security model on its head, and exploits virtualization and the latest hardware features to shift the balance of power in favour of the good guys and enable more trustworthy computing on desktop, mobile and cloud.
The company was founded by a group of serial entrepreneurs with a long track record of delivering disruptive technology in innovative and successful new products, and has raised $9.2 million in first round funding from leading venture capital firms.
We're looking for talented engineers who enjoy working on challenging Systems software problems, on Windows and Linux, in kernel and userspace, on desktop and mobile. We have offices in Cambridge and Cupertino, and have both permanent and intern positions available.
- BT Contact: Sarah Mackenzie
BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies, serving the needs of customers in the UK and in more than 170 countries worldwide. Our main activities are the provision of fixed-line services, broadband, mobile and TV products and services as well as networked IT services.
In the UK we are a leading communications services provider, selling products and services to consumers, small and medium sized enterprises and the public sector. We also sell wholesale products and services to communications providers in the UK and around the world. Globally, we supply managed networked IT services to multinational corporations, domestic businesses and national and local government organisations.
Cambridge Consultants is an exceptional place to work. Top-flight individuals seek us out for the reputation we have generated in the market place - a reputation we work hard to maintain. Each year we work on more than 300 projects in the fields of medical technology and pharmaceuticals, wireless communications, consumer and industrial, energy and transport, and defence and security. Because we work across a range of sectors, projects are naturally diverse, employing multi disciplinary teams to solve the problem in hand. We rarely get asked to do the mundane or seemingly easy; instead we thrive on the difficult or the never done before problems.
We are looking for talented graduates to join our teams of innovative engineers. Our work involves developing cutting-edge products for our clients, using a variety of new technologies. We perform a wide range of tasks that are diverse, fast-paced and challenging, and may involve systems engineering, algorithm development, embedded software engineering, and Digital Signal Processing.
We pride ourselves on employing some of the brightest, most able people. We aim to provide the challenges and training opportunities you need to achieve your full potential at work.
Cantab Capital Partners Contact: Anne Woods
Cantab Capital Partners is a systematic global macro hedge fund manager based in Cambridge. We employ a rigorous, systematic and verifiable investment process. We believe our goal is to deliver on specific risk budget and portfolio construction targets of our investors in all weather. We seek to run our investment and portfolio construction processes to provide returns with low correlation to traditional assets as well as other hedge funds.
The models are implemented by a proprietary analysis and trading system and the fund trades liquid futures and currency forwards. We have access to some of the most sophisticated technologies and data on Wall Street, including high-frequency multi-threaded and distributed engines, fast synchronised databases, financial analytic libraries, and purpose-tailored languages.
- Citrix Systems Cambridge. Contact: Chris Prince.
Citrix Systems is the global leader in access infrastructure solutions and the most trusted name in enterprise access. 50 million people in more than 120,000 organisations around the world use Citrix every day. Our software gives people unlimited access to business information - on demand. It doesn't matter where you are, what access device you're using, what network you connect through, or what kind of business information you need. Citrix ensures that our customers can securely, easily and instantly access that information - anywhere, anytime.
For more information, please visit the Citrix Web site at www.citrix.com for further information on the company which has development sites in the UK at Chalfont (Gerrards Cross) and Cambourne (Cambridge), in the USA at Fort Lauderdale (Florida) and Redmond (Washington), and in Tokyo and Sydney, Australia.
Area of Business Established Number of Employees Software Development 1988 1800
Currently Recruiting Citrix can offer graduates permanent opportunities in software development, software testing and systems engineering. We will also employ undergraduates on a placement (intern) basis. Please see our web site for more details.
- CoreFiling Contact: Cristin Merritt
CoreFiling is an expanding software company with offices in Oxford, but with a world-wide client base. Specialising in financial and business reporting, we develop products and undertake customer projects featuring an open standard called XBRL that enables electronic filing and automated analysis of business data.
Help us maintain our reputation for quality software and excellent client engagements. We seek exceptional individuals for intellectually challenging roles in both software development and client-facing areas such as technical consultancy. Analytical ability, problem-solving and innovation are greatly prized.
The company culture is professional, yet informal; the environment friendly and collaborative, yet highly focused. Hands-on training reinforced by a strong mentoring approach supports your immediate involvement in real projects.
If you have a passion for new technology, excellent technical ability combined with outstanding communication skills, we can offer you a brilliant career opportunity.
For further information, please visit our website: http://www.corefiling.com/careers
- DAI Ltd Cambridge. Contact: Gill Edmeston
Digital Applications International Limited (DAI) is a software applications engineering and systems delivery company. DAI combine process know-how with technical knowledge to develop computer-based solutions for customers’ operational needs. Founded in 1971 DAI has since built a strong reputation as a reliable, high quality supplier and partner.
Our culture is based on the characteristics needed to repeatedly and consistently deliver outstanding performance to our customers. This involves teamwork, commitment and flexibility.
- ECM Selection Ltd Cambridge. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
For over 25 years, Cambridge based high-tech recruitment specialists ECM have successfully matched exceptional candidates with leading companies. For cutting-edge software, electronics and other technical roles, from graduate to director level. Candidates and clients receive an intelligent, personal and non-pushy service.
ECM specialises in the recruitment of top calibre graduates, PhDs and experienced Software Engineers, Hardware Developers, Systems Architects and other specialists with a strong technical background. For small and medium sized, high-growth companies and technical consultancies throughout the UK - involved in the development of next generation technologies. Application areas include Advanced Operating Systems; Network Architectures; Telecommunications Systems; Speech and Image Processing; Digital Signal Processing; 3D Graphics; Digital Audio and Video; Financial Modelling Tools; Medical Devices; Advanced Instrumentation; and other emerging technologies.
For details of our service and an up to date listing of current opportunities visit http://www.ecmselection.co.uk
Area of Business Established Number of Employees Technical/Scientific Recruitment 10
Starting Salary Range £18,000 to £90,000 per annum
- Ensoft Hertfordshire. Contact: Ensoft Recruitment
Ensoft is one of the UK's most successful small software companies, with a team of about 50 engineers and over £8 million in annual turnover. We've grown by recruiting some of the very best Oxbridge graduates each year. We are a networking software company developing the systems and protocols that run the Internet. We have a long-term relationship with Cisco Systems and offer graduates the opportunity to work on leading edge networking technology. Jobs are based just outside London, in Hertfordshire, with opportunities to work in Silicon Valley.
The work environment is excellent. We offer flexible working hours and distractions like table football, pool and table tennis, together with a very active social life ranging from weekly breakfast, lunches and trips to the cinema and local bars to fell walking and weekends in places like Cape Town, Athens, Iceland and Valencia. We have an extensive induction course which can be tailored to each individual. Thereafter, there is an ongoing mentor scheme and comprehensive training and development.
Number of vacancies : In recent years we have recruited around 3 graduates per year, plus 2 summer internships. Salary: ££33,000 rising rapidly in line with performance plus discretionary bonus that can grow to be a substantial part of the remuneration package, profit share, stock ownership schemes and pension.
For more information visit www.ensoft.co.uk
- Entrepreneur First Contact: Matt Clifford
Entrepreneur First is the way for exceptional computer scientists to build tech startups when they graduate. We select around 30 graduates each year on the basis of their technical ability, ambition and drive. These people join us for 12 months, during which we support them to build a team, develop an idea and accelerate their startup. EF provides seed investment, mentoring, training, office space, legal and accounting support and access to a huge network of investors, entrepreneurs and experts.
Our last cohort of 33 individuals teamed up to form 11 startups, which are now collectively valued at around $33m. Two of our startups were subsequently funded by YCombinator. Our startups are tackling problems as diverse as aerial robotics (Mavrx), "git for everyone" (Kivo) and global philanthropy (Prizeo).
Our application cycle runs annually from October to December. We select purely on the basis of individual talent; no team or idea are needed to apply. More information can be found at: http://www.entrepreneurfirst.org.uk
- Erudify Contact: Carl Baatz
Erudify is building an advanced artificial tutor. The engine is written in Haskell and our interface is web-based. We have an ambitious long-term vision built on the conviction that both learning and teaching in society offer significant room for improvement.
We aim to create a workplace where people can do the best work of their lives. To achieve that we base our culture firmly on ethics and rationality. We are a team of people who care deeply about our work. We do things well, focus on the long-run, and are not afraid to break conventions.
Our team, based in Zürich, is diverse and international from a variety of backgrounds - from self-taught to Oxbridge graduates.
We are looking for sharp co-workers with experience in one or more of machine learning, information theory, functional programming, programming on Unix, or web-development.
- Facebook Contact: Ruth McIntyre
- Frontier Developments Ltd Contact: Jenny-May Brennan
Frontier Developments Limited is a world leading, award-winning, independent games development company which has built on the work of its founder David Braben since 'Elite' in the early 1980's. We strive to fuse cutting-edge art and technology with a unique gaming heritage, focussed on entertainment, to give Frontier's games a compelling edge.
Located on Cambridge Science Park, we foster a friendly, open, professional working environment where all are encouraged to share their ideas and develop their skills and careers.
Currently employing over 150 people, we are recruiting now for major game projects with top publishers on new generation consoles; details of job opportunities are available at www.frontier.co.uk/jobs.html Contact: email@example.com
FusePump are market leaders in the creation, management and distribution of high quality product feeds. We manage product feed applications in a wide range of dynamic e-commerce partnerships and marketing environments including affiliate marketing, search, e-mail, price comparison and display advertising.
Recently FusePump has experienced rapid growth and boasts a range of major clients including retail brands such as lastminute.com, Marks & Spencer and Sky. We are based in the UK but now operate internationally throughout Europe, the U.S.A and Australia.
If you join us, you’ll be based in offices right near Farringdon station, where everyone sits together in our open plan space (No private offices for anyone here, not even the CEO). Don’t be fooled by the lower ground floor address, we have plenty of windows and natural light. We provide coffee, tea, fizzy drinks, biscuits, crisps and fruit for everyone, every day, and on Friday afternoons we open the FusePump bar for Happy Hour! There’s an Xbox for challenging your FusePump colleagues to Rock Band and FIFA, or if you prefer to play sport, we have weekly FusePump football matches. We also organise social events on a regular basis – take a look at some of our escapades on our Facebook page.
In terms of your professional development, we offer many opportunities to develop and extend your knowledge base through internal and external training. We encourage you to take charge of your own development, but you’ll also be set objectives on a frequent basis so you know what we expect of you. Additionally there are many opportunities to participate in brain storming sessions, technology forums and problem solving meetings.
Please check out our website (http://www.fusepump.com/careers ) for more information and all of our current vacancies, we are always on the lookout for talented and passionate team members!
We are a pioneering online gaming company, working to revolutionise the lottery industry with our innovative map based lotto and instant win games. Based in the heart of London with a diverse team of world class software engineers and designers, every day proves interesting with exciting and challenging problems to solve.
We offer a fast growing work environment, and with that comes huge opportunity for real career progression. This means responsibility and input into how things are done, not just a meaningless title. Alongside that we have a play hard, work hard attitude with regular social events and a well stocked drinks cupboard.
We are always looking to hear from talented graduate software engineers and offer all graduate applicants a very competitive £35k plus share options and extra benefits such as gym subsidies and Ride2Work schemes. Get in touch today to find out more.
- G-RESEARCH Contact: Lauren Sexton
G-RESEARCH produces investment research, software and IT systems for use in investment management.
Since inception, G-RESEARCH has been focussed on achieving the best combinations of technology and trading ideas. Every day we invest in our people, systems, networking and software with the goal of producing integrated automated trading platforms for systematic trading strategies. Over the years since we started, we have developed a sophisticated research platform, to leverage investment knowledge in a systematic way.
Our systems software and trade settlement services are used for trading in markets around the globe and around the clock.
G-RESEARCH has invested heavily in people and systems with a view to the longer term and growing the business. We have many talented financial and technical professionals who enjoy making the business succeed. Our employees are organised into small teams that work closely together, either on projects in their business area, or for the business as a whole. The organisation of these teams, along with our flat management structure, provides a highly motivating and stimulating environment in which to work. Good ideas are prized and encouraged from all employees.
For more information on graduate and internships opportunities please visit our website http://www.gresearch.co.uk/
- Graduate Recruitment Bureau Contact Dan Hawes
GRB provide a free recruitment service to students seeking internships and graduates seeking top graduate jobs. We work with hundreds of top recruiters across the UK, looking for IT students and graduates.
- Holidays Please Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Holidaysplease.co.uk is an internet based luxury travel company which has grown from 2 people to over 70. Despite their growth they still retain that “start up” culture.
Innovation and technology is at the heart of what Holidaysplease does and it’s one of the ways the company became the recent two-time winner of “Online Travel Agency Of The Year”. If you have a scientific background with an interest in programming and would like a job that deals with exciting, innovative projects then please get in touch.
“Not all those who wander are lost”…..
- Idealo Internet Contact email@example.com
Idealo Internet was founded in 2000 and has grown to become one of Europe's largest online price comparison groups, with a presence in 11 European countries. The company's 400 employees are based in the Prenzlauer Berg area of Berlin. The company is constantly looking for recent graduates in a wide variety of roles, such as software, Java and app development, project management and system administration.
Idealo also offers a range of internships in several areas of the company.
For more information please visit Idealo's job page
- Infoactive Media Ltd Contact Teresha Aird
Infoactive Media is a cutting-edge online publishing firm specialising in the development of interactive websites and advanced business information services. Committed to the creation of useful and compelling destination sites that empower our users, Infoactive owns and operates some of the UK’s most heavily used online business directories.
- IMC financial markets Contact: Elisa van der Linden
IMC financial markets is a derivatives trading firm in the Netherlands. Globally we have about 500 employees. In our headquarters in Amsterdam we employ about 150 people. Also we have offices in Zug, Delft, Chicago, Sydney and Hong Kong. IMC's technology team is large and diverse. It has 150 people globally, and it is growing quickly. All our most important trading systems and software are developed in-house
- Inca Digital Printers Contact: Vivienne Sanders
Inca Digital Printers Limited, part of the Dainippon Screen group of companies, is a world leader in the manufacture of innovative large format colour printers using the latest ink jet technology.
Inca Digital was the first company to design and manufacture a moving table flatbed printer for the printing industry in 2001 with the Eagle 44. Since then, the company has proved itself as an innovator and leader in the field of inkjet producing another eleven machine model designs to date, resulting in industry acclaim.
Visit our website to see our product range, our markets and our awards: www.incadigital.com
If you are looking for summer work for some software development experience and have skills and knowledge of programming in C++ or C# and a strong interest in algorithms please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Jagex Contact Sue Stather
Jagex Games Studio is a multi-award winning games developer and publisher located on Cambridge Science Park. Since its creation in 2001, Jagex has created a long-standing reputation for crafting the world’s best online games including their flagship free-to-play adventure game, RuneScape. This Guinness World Record Holding MMO (massively multiplayer online game), began life as a hobby project by Jagex co-founders – one a Cambridge University graduate. Since then Jagex has continued to bring talented students and graduates on board to work on exciting games that have global interest. Today Jagex stand as one of the UK’s largest independent games developers and publishers with over 480 staff currently employed in Cambridge, UK. With over 40 titles published to date, Jagex prides itself on developing and publishing hugely popular, accessible, free-to-play games for millions of players globally. Other projects include the hi-octane Carnage Racing; Ace of Spaces, a creative first-person shooter; and War of Legends, a multiplayer strategy game set in Ancient China. TRANSFORMERS UNIVERSE is Jagex’s widely anticipated game, which sees the company working side-by-side with Hasbro in bringing the epic Autobots v Decepticons conflict to the MMO genre. Employees at Jagex enjoy a vibrant working environment, with fantastic benefits and the opportunity to really make an impact through individual innovation and diligence. Jagex will be recruiting for full time and technical internship positions within their Cambridge studio. For details of all roles and more information, photos and videos about life inside the studio, visit www.jagex.com and connect through our social media channels. Be part of something special.
- Jane Street Europe Ltd Contact Beth Crotty
Jane Street is a proprietary trading firm of around 300+ people that operates around the clock and around the globe. We bring a deep understanding of markets, a scientific approach, and sophisticated technology to bear on the problem of trading profitably in the world's highly-competitive financial markets.
For computer scientists fascinated by complex, real-world problems, Jane Street is no ordinary place to work. We believe in applying functional programming to the real world. Our primary programming language is OCaml, and we use it for everything from systems administration to high-performance trading systems. The work is both challenging and uncompromisingly practical. You get to see your projects in action with quick and dramatic results.
The atmosphere is informal (people mostly wear jeans and t-shirts), the discussions are lively, and the lunches are free. We have a wide range of developers: some wrote compilers in a previous life, others are experts in numerics, and many are proponents of open source software.
We are recruiting for both full time and internship positions in our offices in London, New York and Hong Kong. There are also opportunities in trading, research, operations, accounting and legal. More details at www.janestreet.com.
There's not a single part of our business that isn't empowered and enhanced by the creative thinking of J.P. Morgan technologists. In an industry this competitive, being the best means deploying high-speed software and infrastructure alongside leading engineering and application development. We have petabytes of data running across our internal cloud computing platform, delivering complex analytics constantly, in real time. Our firm's response to volatile conditions, our ability to react quickly and intelligently, and our margin of success over our competitors - often comes down to technology.
This is an incredible career opportunity in a world you may never have considered, a place where your innovations have the power to ignite business successes. To find out more and apply please visit: http://techcareers.jpmorgan.com/techcareers/emea/home
- Linaro Contact: Diane Cheshire
Founded in Cambridge in June 2010, Linaro is a collaborative engineering organisation with over 200 engineers working on consolidating and optimising Linux open source software for the ARM architecture, including developer tools, the Linux kernel, ARM power management, and other software infrastructure. Linaro's goal is to provide the best software foundations to everyone, and to reduce non-differentiating and cosstly low-level fragmentation. The majority of Linaro's engineering work is open to all online.
- Mann & Elias Contact email@example.com
- Market Sentinel Contact: Catherine Rose
Founded in 2004 as a social media insights agency by ex-Amazon Executive. Market Sentinel helps businesses get value from the social web. We believe that social data only has value when it is linked to measurable business outcomes. We provide the “plumbing” to join existing CRM systems to the latest data sources.
We work with blue-chip companies major brands such as Cadbury, Mars, GSK, Abbott, Avis, American Express, ITV, Hyundai as well as agencies from around the world. We focus on solving your problem, not selling services. Based in London with offices in Chicago and Cochin, India with access to 24 staff with skills in integration, predictive analytics, statistics, business intelligence, natural language processing, network analysis
In 2012 we announced our transformation into tech integrators specialising in social data.
Metaswitch is powering the transition of communication networks into a cloud-based, software-centric, all-IP future. We work with customers across the world, from established giants - such as BT, AT&T, Cisco and Microsoft - to more nimble companies (like us) who are creating the next big breakthroughs in the ways we communicate.
We're hiring the brightest minds, the most creative thinkers (from all years and disciplines), to help shape this dramatic new landscape and become world class software engineers.
You need an excellent academic record, a good degree in any subject and an enquiring mind. You do not need any prior computing experience as full training is provided.
Find out why Metaswitch calls itself "The Brains of the New Global Network".
Graduate and Internship opportunities are on-going and open to all disciplines and years. Please see careers.metaswitch.com for more information. (£32k remuneration package with additional benefits).
- Microsoft Research Laboratory Cambridge, UK. Contact: Ken Woodberry
Microsoft Research Cambridge was set up in July 1997 with three researchers. Today over 100 researchers, mostly from Europe, are engaged in computer science research at the lab. The city of Cambridge, England, was the clear choice for the location of the facility because of its world-renowned reputation and its rich history as a centre of learning.
Cambridge Lab Internship Program
The Microsoft Research Cambridge Lab is a great place to do an internship to expand your research horizons and taste industry research. Internships normally last 12 weeks and most commonly occur over the summer. We are looking for variety of applicants who are graduate students on PhD programs relevant to all of our areas of research. We prefer candidates to have had two or three years’ experience of practical PhD-level research. Apply at http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/jobs/intern/apply.aspx
- Morgan Stanley Technology Division, London. Contact: Sarah Barker
Partnering strategically with both the business units and industry-leading technolgoy companies across the globe, Morgan Stanley Information Technology continues to redefine the way the Firm conducts business worldwide. Utilizing innovations in technology to deliver critical information and improve productivity, the Firm invests some $1.5 billion a year in the development of IT infrastructure. State-of-the-art technical expertise has established the Firm as the industry leader in numerous areas, including e-commerce, object-oriented software engineering, sophisticated global trading systems, worldwide securities transactions processing, risk management systems and models to support derivates trading.
Morgan Stanley's IT Analyst Training Programme is renowned for the intensity of technical training and the breadth of career opportunities it provides. IT Analysts are recruited globally for a particular office (New York London, Hong Kong or Tokyo) and train together in New York for 18 weeks before returning to their home office.
Our ten-week IT Summer Analyst Programme is a challenging internship opportunity, solving complex problems through the appropriate use of technology. Summer Analysts are invited to interview for a full-time position on the IT Analyst Training Programme.
Visit www.morganstanley.com/recruiting for details of our Full-time and summer internship opportunities.
- Netcraft Bath, UK. Contact: Mike Prettejohn
Netcraft provides research data on the Internet and Internet security services, including anti-fraud and anti-phishing services, application testing, code reviews, and automated penetration testing to clients worldwide.
Netcraft is currently looking to recruit software developers to its offices in Bath, England. We are keen to receive applications from high performing Computer Science graduates, and summer vacation interns.
Projects involve working on a range of commercial services extending Netcraft's network exploration and internet security services.
- Ninja Theory Ltd Cambridge, UK. Contact: Elise Fielder
Ninja Theory Ltd. was formed in 2004 by four partners, including current Directors Nina Kristensen (Chief Development Director), Tameem Antoniades (Chief Creative Director) and Jez San OBE (Non-Executive Director). The studio pride themselves on striving for the highest production values and continually pushing the boundaries of technology, art and design to create evermore exciting video game experiences.
Ninja Theory are proud to have worked with a long list of collaborators from creative industries outside of video games, including Andy Serkis (Lord of the Rings, King Kong, The Hobbit), Alex Garland (The Beach, 28 Days Later), Nitin Sawhney (BBC's Human Planet), Noisia (Split The Atom) and Combichrist (Making Monsters). As well as partnering with talent from the world of music, literature and film, Ninja Theory pioneered the use of Performance Capture in video games.
More information can be found at www.ninjatheory.com
- Ocado Cambridge, UK. Contact: Jane Davey
Ocado, the pioneering, award winning online retailer, is revolutionising the way people shop for groceries. With one of the largest automated warehouses (our “Customer Fulfilment Centre”) in the world, leading edge inventory management and routing systems, innovative smartphone apps and a critically acclaimed web shop, our unique business model has enabled us to grow into a publicly listed company with a £550million turnover in less than 10 years.
Almost all of the software that runs our business is developed by Ocado Technology, Ocado’s IT division, and we are continually looking to hire more top flight Computer Scientists (and graduates in related numerate disciplines) to build our next generation of software systems. From the combinatorial optimisation algorithms that fine tune our daily delivery routes to the machine learning techniques that drive our consumer demand forecasting, to the embedded control systems that operate our vast CFC, and designing the user interface experiences that form the public face of our company to our customers, we will offer you new challenges each and every day that will require you to apply all of your education and creativity to solve.
- OpenMarket London. Contact: Neil Smith
We are a dynamic company with offices in London and New York, providing world class infrastructure and value-added services to a wide variety of clients. Through a continuing commitment to forging deep relationships with mobile operators and customers, developing and hosting all technical solutions in-house, and growing the company by recruiting the very best candidates who share our passion for excellence within a friendly and relaxed corporate culture, MX Telecom is well poised to continue its success story.
We are currently hiring for technical roles, see www.openmarket.com/jobs for further details.
Planlogic is a small London-based software technology consulting firm (currently around 40 people) working with clients in the energy and commodities industries. We work with large companies (e.g. BP, Gazprom, Centrica) in the UK and Europe to help them get best value from technology to support their trading businesses, particularly in the fields of electricity, natural gas, LNG, oil and refined products. This involves a variety of activities ranging from project management, business analysis and business process design, through systems architecture and configuration to software development, testing, deployment and support.
- RealVNC Contact:
Founded in 2002 by the original developers of VNC technology RealVNC is a highly successful software company with hundreds of millions of users worldwide, ranging from the non-technical home user to IT professionals from global organisations such as Intel, IBM, and Philips. Based in Cambridge (UK) City Centre our team are experts in their respective fields with specialisms covering both software and operations and we are always happy to receive applications from exceptional candidates looking to join our team and contribute to the future success of RealVNC. For more information about RealVNC, including our company, products and career opportunities please visit our website: www.realvnc.com.
- Red Gate Contact: Careers@red-gate.com
Red Gate makes ingeniously simple tools used by over 600, 000 .NET, SQL Server, and Oracle professionals worldwide. Our tools help people deliver their software to users, and manage their data. At Red Gate, we aim to be the best place you’ve ever worked. We’ve appeared in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies for the last seven years, and we’re the highest ranking software development company in the UK. Each year we employ graduates for a range of roles including Software Development and Testing. Take a look at www.red-gate.com/careers to find out more about working at Red Gate.
- Software AG Apama (was previously Progress Software Apama), Cambridge, UK. Contact: Dr Mark Spiteri
Founded in 1969 in Darmstadt, Germany, Software AG is the global leader in business processes, integration and big data. Our more than 40 years of innovation include the invention of the first high-performance transactional database, Adabas; the first business process analysis platform, ARIS; the first B2B server and SOA-based integration platform, webMethods; and pioneering big data technology with Terracotta’s BigMemory. Software AG has more than 5,400 employees in 70 countries and had revenues of €1.05 billion in 2012. The company is headquartered in Germany and listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
As of August 2012, Software AG now also owns the market leading Complex Event Processing engine, Apama. Apama was founded in 2000 by two Computer Lab PhD graduates, Dr John Bates and Dr Giles Nelson, and was first acquired by Progress Software, and then by Software AG. Both founders are active in senior roles within Software AG, leading the on-going growth of the Apama business across a wide variety of global markets, with dedicated R&D teams in Cambridge, UK and Hyderabad, India.
The SoftwareAG Apama Event Processing Platform (http://www.softwareag.com/corporate/products/bigdata/apama/overview/default.asp) is a complete environment for creating applications that monitor event streams, detect event patterns, and take action in real-time. The Apama platform includes the most sophisticated complex event processing (CEP) language available.
In Financial markets, where this technology has enjoyed huge success, Apama enables Sell-Side and Buy-Side firms to create unique high-frequency algorithmic trading strategies that transcend commoditized "black box" algorithms across any asset class. Other applications are Market Surveillance and Monitoring, Customer Experience Management, Forex Electronic Commerce & Aggregation, and any generic real-time analytics against Big Data in-motion and intelligent business operations.
Apama's R&D office in Cambridge is staffed by a top notch group of Software Engineers, all at PhD/MSc/BSc levels in Computer Science, Maths, Engineering and Physics, creating a stimulating and dynamic software developmen
- Solarflare Contact: Martin Porter
Solarflare is the pioneer in high-performance, low-latency 10GbE server I/O solutions. We're changing the way operating systems, applications and the hardware interact to allow computer networks to be faster, more responsive and more reliable. Our architectural approach combines hardware and software to deliver high-performance adapter products and application-acceleration middleware for superior performance in a wide range of applications, including financial services, high-performance computing (HPC), cloud computing, storage and virtualised data centres. Our products are used globally by many of the world's largest companies.
Solarflare's R&D site is based in Cambridge, UK and our headquarters is in Irvine, California. Solarflare is venture-capital backed and the remuneration package includes share options for all employees.
As Solarflare is the world's fastest growing 10 Gbps Ethernet supplier we often have vacancies for talented graduates and PhDs who are looking to work on some truly innovative network systems. We also have some summer internships available each year.
- Softwire Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Softwire is an extremely successful London-based software house. We specialise in the development of software solutions - particularly web / database systems - spanning a wide range of markets and technologies. We obtain projects that are stimulating and challenging, whilst providing exceptionally high quality solutions to our customers. Our employees will tell you that Softwire is a truly great - and probably unique - place to work, combining a relaxed and friendly environment with a superb all-round package of benefits. We are currently seeking top class graduates to train and work as software developers - further details are available on our web site (www.softwire.co.uk).
Area of Business Established Number of Employees Software Development 2000 30
Currently Recruiting Software developers
Starting Salary Range £28,000 + significant bonus and benefits
- Sparx Ltd Contact: Angharad Johnson
Sparx is an exciting start-up company, developing breakthrough technology for schools. The Sparx system is tablet-based software for students and teachers. It builds an understanding of the exact nature of an individual’s knowledge and the unique way in which they learn, delivering a personalised educational experience as a result. We’re revolutionising the way students learn and teachers teach, in a way that will raise educational attainment and redefine people’s futures.
We have Internship, Graduate and PhD opportunities for those studying Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics, Physics, Eletrical/Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. To find out more please visit our Careers website at: http://www.sparx.co.uk/Careers. Here you will find information on our exciting careers such as Content Science, Data Science, Games Development and Software Engineering.
- Star Leaf Contact: Mark Richer
StarLeaf is a start-up developing a new kind of enterprise telecoms system which will fundamentally change the way people communicate within an enterprise.
The company was founded in September 2008 by an experienced team with a superb track record of technical achievement and business success with previous companies they have founded. These include Codian (sold for $270m), Calista (sold for $55m to Cisco), Madge Networks (NASDAQ IPO) and Alphamosaic (sold for $135m). The company is privately funded and is not dependent on venture capital or investor sentiment.
We have a culture of engineering excellence, fun and sharing the rewards of success through issuing about half of the company’s shares to staff as share options. Our offices are just south of Cambridge and in Rickmansworth.
Currently recruiting StarLeaf is looking for graduates to join us in software development, hardware development, testing and customer support. We also employ undergraduates during vacations.
- State Contact: Mark Asseily
State is a global opinion network. It's the simplest way to state an opinion, get counted and see where you stand. It's built around a unique API in which topics and opinions, rather than people, are the nodes in the network. State was founded by Alexander Asseily (co-founder of Jawbone) and his brother Mark. It's currently based in London.
- Studio Gobo Contact: Dawn Beasley
Gobo was founded as a boutique developer with the premise to GO Beyond Ordinary in 2011. So far we have been lucky enough to work with some amazing development teams and help augment their teams with our hugely talented people here at Gobo. We've been trusted with responsibility for full development of headline features by our partners - we're proud that our partners can see and trust our total devotion to quality and excellence.
Recently Gobo has supported Avalanche Software, based in Salt Lake City USA, on Disney Infinity - a major new toy-and-video-game hybrid platform from Disney Interactive which launched in August 2013. We were responsible for the Pirates of the Caribbean play set which is one of the three launch playsets for the platform - a major, headline, front-of-box feature.
We have opportunities for internships and graduate positions throughout the year in our programming team. Visit our website for more info: www.studiogobo.com
- SwiftKey Cambridge, UK. Contact: Lucy Yu
SwiftKey's award-winning artificial intelligence technology makes typing much easier on touchscreen phones and tablets. It uses Natural Language Processing to understand the context of what you write to predict your next words and offer market-leading typo correction.
It's flagship product, the Android app SwiftKey 3, makes typing faster, easier and personalised. It has been downloaded more than 9 million times and earlier this year won a People's Voice Webby Award and Most Innovative App at Mobile World Congress.
The London-based company also works with some of the biggest phone manufacturers in the world on top secret development projects and creates bespoke products for other professionals, such as healthcare clinicians.
- Tandberg Contact: Gary Clark
TANDBERG is now part of Cisco and is a leading global provider of telepresence, high-definition videoconferencing and mobile video products and services. Our vision is to change the way people communicate. We are leaders in our industry not only because we have the most advanced video technology. Our success is also built on a strong corporate culture that is characterised by energy, fun and high ambitions for the future.
We would like to talk to you if you wish to begin your career during the next twelve months. We are looking for graduates in Computer Science, Engineering, Sciences and Mathematics to fill roles in Software and Hardware R&D as well as Test and Support Engineers. As part of total compensation, we also offer tuition assistance for your final university year. As well as excellent academic results, we expect candidates to demonstrate ability and experience with low level software or hardware engineering. New starters work with our experienced engineering team from day one on our existing or new products. We have a strong emphasis on individual ability and creativity as well as teamwork. Starting Salary is £32000
The MathWorks is the leading global provider of high performance technical computing and Model-Based Design software for engineers, scientists, mathematicians, and researchers in hi-tech companies and research organisations worldwide. Our UK office in Cambridge has a reputation grounded in engineering excellence and technical innovation and employs a highly skilled technical staff, many graduates from the University of Cambridge in disciplines including Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics and Engineering. With headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, The MathWorks employs more than 1,600 people worldwide, a high proportion within software development including a rapidly expanding UK development team.
Our two core products are MATLAB, used for performing mathematical calculations, analysing and visualising data, and writing new software programs; and Simulink, used for modeling and simulating complex dynamic systems, such as a vehicle's automatic transmission system. We also produce more than 80 additional tools for specialised tasks such as automatically generating code from Simulink models, processing images and signals and analysing financial data.
- TNG Contact: Sarah Fischer
TNG Technology Consulting is a value-based consulting partnership focused on high end information technology.
We support our customers with up-to-date tools and innovative ideas. Our mission is to analyze and solve the strategic or routine IT problems our customers have. By relying on teamwork and fast communications, each customer can access the expertise pool of the whole company.
We hire only the best experts. Our people have the freedom to grow and the responsibility to do so. We believe that a rational cooperation between ourselves and our customers is both achievable and mutually beneficial.
"If I want it to work, then I choose TNG" (VP Technology of a Munich corporation)"
- TranscenData Contact: Geoffrey Butlin
ITI TranscenData is the product interoperabiliyt business within International TechneGroup Incorporated (ITI). ITI TranscenData provides solutions that enable companies to effectively exchange, reuse, and share engineering product data among diverse software applications used throughout a manufacturing enterprise and its supply chain. ITI TranscenData solutions are aimed directly at reducing and eliminating non-value-added time and costs associated with reusing product data.
ITI TranscenData solutions are distributed worldwide through a combination of direct sales, resellers, and strategic vendor/OEM partners. Customers include Ford, Siemens, Automotive, Kodak, Xerox, ABB, EADS, Loewe, BAE SYSTEMS and Cosworth Technology.
TranscenData Europe (formerly FEGS) is based in Swavesey, near Cambridge.
- TPP (The Phoenix Partnership) Contact: Sara Dowrick
TPP deliver world class healthcare software through our innovative products; SystmOne, SystmOnline, SystmConnect and SystmInsight. Our philosophy is to join up healthcare by providing a shared medical record, improving access to clinical data and empowering patients to take part intheir own care.
We recently came first in the in ‘The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies To Work For’ and have been consistently listed in this for the last 5 years.
Based in Leeds, TPP is rapidly expanding and looking for smart and enthusiastic graduates to join our expanding teams of Software Developers and Technical Operations. You’ll have the opportunity to get involved in every part of the process, and with thousands of people using our products every day; you’ll really feel the value of your work. All employees have international opportunities and the chance to work overseas.
Our Software Developers and Technical Operations employees are the heart and soul of our organisation so every day you’ll be given new challenges and responsibilities whilst working alongside like-minded, intelligent graduates.
You don’t have to have any programming experience – you just need to be super bright, enthusiastic, willing to learn, ready for a challenge, and a great problem solver.
- TTP Contact: Fran Maguire
TTP Group is Europe's leading independent technology development and licensing company. TTP (The Technology Partnership) was established in 1987, its headquarters are based in Melbourn (near Cambridge, UK) and it employs 300 scientists and engineers.
TTP's primary activity is creating new business based on advances in technology. TTP's technology lies behind many products and processes in areas as diverse as digital printing, communications, instrumentation, consumer products, drug discovery, drug delivery and software. We also work in a traditional consultancy role to help companies manage their business and technology better. Our customers include some of the world's largest and most successful as well as some of the smallest and most ambitious. TTP incubates new companies and manages a Venture Capital fund which invests in early stage technology start-ups.
At the heart of everything that we do lies innovation and innovative thinking. We believe that innovation is of supreme importance to any company with ambition to survive and grow. It is the process that enables a company to respond to competitive pressure and a changing competitive environment and, most importantly, it is what enables a company to be more tomorrow than it was yesterday.
- Turn Contact: Danielle Valiao
Turn delivers real-time insights that transform the way leading advertising agencies and marketers make decisions. Our cloud applications and Internet-scale architecture work together to provide a complete picture of customers, execute cross-channel campaigns, and connect with a worldwide ecosystem of over 100 partners. Turn is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Amsterdam, Charlotte, Champaign, Chicago, Dallas, Hamburg, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Singapore, Sydney and Sao Paolo. For more information, visit turn.com or follow @turnplatform.
Please take a moment to view our award-winning culture video at: www.turn.com/working-at-turn
- Ubisense Contact: Jane Collins
Ubisense Ltd is a fast-growing company headquartered in Cambridge with offices worldwide. They develop, sell and install real-time location tracking systems for finding people and objects to centimetre accuracy inside buildings – think ‘indoor GPS’. They’ve won numerous awards for their systems, including ‘Best of British’ at the 2009 iawards, and Ubisense ranked 8th in the 2009 Sunday Times Tech Track 100 list of companies to watch in the technology sector.
The company recruits software and hardware engineers into its Cambridge based Development team.
- VisualDNA Contact: Tomas Cervenka
VisualDNA is a high growth marketing technology start-up based in London, UK and with offices in Moscow, Russia. We’re the creators of a patented technology that’s at the cutting edge of web personalisation and provide psychographic profile data for millions of global consumers. Our ultimate vision is to be the place where every user safely stores their digital persona and gets to decide who can use it in order to make their life easier. Our strategy to get us there is to work closely with both online publishers to help them understand exactly who it is that’s using their site and with media agencies and advertisers to help them reach the most appropriate audiences for their brands.
- Winton Capital Contact: George Calderbank
Winton Capital is one of the largest and most successful alternative investment managers in Europe. The company uses advanced mathematical, statistical and computational techniques to create and develop profitable trading strategies across global financial markets.
Winton was founded with an absolute commitment to scientific research, a belief which still remains at its very core. Its unique company culture has fostered a first-class environment where innovative ideas can flourish and robust research is highly rewarded. Since 1997 our business has expanded rapidly and we now have offices in London, Oxford, Zurich and Hong Kong
Winton's most prized assets are our people. We are always keen to hear from supremely talented individuals who are looking to apply their hard earned academic skills in a dynamic commercial setting.
- Zeus Technology Ltd Cambridge. Contact: Declan Conlon
Zeus Technology is the leader in the development of application traffic management solutions for the Internet. With ten years' experience in developing application-level software, Zeus understands the challenges faced by hosting providers, content providers and e-businesses in deploying business critical web-based applications.
Currently seeking top class graduates to expand an already strong software development team, Zeus can offer a challenging but extremely rewarding career in a rapidly expanding marketplace.
For more information visit www.zeus.com