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Current number of supporters: 69
- AllYearbooks Contact: Jake Gordon
Founded in 2004, AllYearbooks is the UK's leading school, college and university yearbook supplier with plans for growth into new and exciting areas.
Our online yearbook system is developed at our central Cambridge offices by our small team of talented software engineers and web developers. Our system consists of a temporary social network which groups use to collaborate together to create their books, with the finished artwork being printed and bound into affordable hardback books. Our single-page web-app uses Node.js to facilitate real-time interactivity and we use Coffeescript on both server and client.
Currently recruiting: we're looking for extremely talented compsci graduates and students looking for exciting summer internship projects. More details at http://allyearbooks.co.uk/jobs/dev
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.
Full time and internship opportunities are currently available in several areas of research and development. To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Aluminati Network Group Ltd Contact: Daniel Watts
Aluminati is a small internet company based just outside Cambridge. We specialise in building online membership services to enable graduates to maintain relationships with each other and their university. Our flagship product is the Email-for-Life service we run for Cambridge, available to alumni via www.cantab.net.
If you are interested in online development with a social focus, please get in touch as we occasionally provide internships or employment opportunities.
Contact email: email@example.com
- 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.
- APT Contact: Jessica Gladden
APT is in the business of changing the way leading global companies make decisions. Using our own combination of strategy consulting and technology, we empower consumer-focused companies to test proposed new initiatives, learn from the results, accurately predict the impact of decisions, and maximize profits.
You'll have the opportunity to work closely with senior executives, collaborate with exceptional peers who are passionate about what they do, achieve rapid career advancement, and make a big impact. Given APT's entrepreneurial environment, you will learn quickly and be exposed to diverse industries, gaining the experience to lead key client engagements. At APT, you are expected to not only have a tremendous impact in transforming our clients, but also a leading role in shaping APT's future.
We are looking for motivated and analytically-minded graduates and postgraduates who are excited by the intersection of business analytics and technology.
- A & N Media Contact: Hayley Hunt
The consumer media company of DMGT Plc
Our exceptional and much-loved brands enjoy cross-sector reach nationally, internationally and regionally. Our high-calibre talent is guided by assured and experienced leadership.
In addition to leading newspaper titles such as the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday, Metro and our Northcliffe Media regional titles, our portfolio includes over 200 websites covering news, property, motors and recruitment. Among these are a number of well-known brands such as FindaProperty.com, Primelocation.com, Jobsite.co.uk, Teletext Holidays and Motors.co.uk
Our presence is extended internationally through A & N International Media, which invests in online and print partnerships across emerging markets.
- 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.
- Broadcom Corporation Cambridge. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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
Credit Suisse is a leading global financial services organization headquartered in Zurich. Our business is focused on serving clients in investment banking, private banking and asset management. Celebrating our 150th anniversary this year, the bank draws on a longstanding tradition of excellence and experience in banking. Credit Suisse is renowned for providing expert advice, holistic solutions and innovative products to a wide range of corporate and institutional clients and high-net-worth individuals globally, as well as retail clients in Switzerland. The investment bank operates in 57 locations in 26 countries across five continents.
In order to serve these markets effectively, Credit Suisse requires first class technology to help it operate as effectively as possible. This technology in turn relies upon thousands of the best IT people to support and carry it forward.
Credit Suisse employs IT professionals across almost every conceivable area of technology from complex programming and client relationship management to information architecture and business analysis.
Whichever area of IT you decide is right for you, it is the ability to get involved in what is going on around you and take responsibility that is key to long-term success.
Currently Recruiting: Computer Science, Mathmatics, Engineering, Physics or any degree followed by a conversion course in IT. Joint Honours degrees with technology also considered.
Starting Salary Range: Highly Competitive Salary + Relocation + banking benefits
- ECM Selection Ltd Cambridge. Contact: email@example.com
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 £7.5 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
- 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.
- Excelian Contact: Amelia Blampied
Excelian is a dynamic, award winning IT consultancy providing market leading software and services to the global financial services and commodities sectors.
Headquartered in the City of London, with offices in Australia and South Africa and a satellite in New York, our work is truly international. We offer our clients a full suite of services to assist with strategic IT planning, business consulting, system selection, integration and performance management. Consistently ranked in the UK’s top 50 fastest growing privately owned technology companies, we already employ more than 180 people across three key divisions: Capital Markets (Murex); Commodities (Murex, OpenLink, Triple Point, Solarc, Brady) and Technical Consulting (Grid, HPC, Data Caching, Performance Tuning, Analytics, Enterprise Architecture). We are currently looking to recruit 10 – 12 graduates to join our September 2010 Graduate Programme: a 10 week scheme combining intensive training and mentoring with practical work on live projects.
We offer you the chance to grow with us, working with a tremendous variety of leading technologies, industries and geographical reach. You will also be part of a real team, made up of intelligent, capable colleagues. Your professional life with us will focus on our structured training programme alongside unrivalled senior mentoring, offering you great prospects and a chance to make a real impact on the company and our clients. We also offer a competitive benefits package. In terms of our requirements, we are looking for BSc/ BA graduates at 2:1 or above. Your degree may be in any discipline (although preferably in a maths/business/science based subject) and you must have a demonstrable aptitude for working in this sector.
- 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
GoCardless is a next-generation payments startup. We make it incredibly cheap and easy for anyone to take payments online using Direct Debit. Based in London, we are a rapidly-growing, highly technical team, and were recently named one of the Top 20 new startups by the Guardian.
We're currently hiring software developers for paid internships & full-time roles. Please see https://gocardless.com/jobs#software-developer for details. While we're primarily a Ruby shop, experience with the language is not a pre-requisite. It's more important that you're passionate about software development and have some experience with web technology & databases.
As we're a small team (15 people), you'll have the opportunity to have real impact from day 1. You'll be leading your own projects & working with our team of developers, sys-admins and designers to build products that people love.
The office is extremely informal - shorts & flip-flops are common in the summer. While we work hard, the hours are flexible around your schedule. Salaries are extremely competitive, and perks include fortnightly company dinners, an office pool table and table-football table, a choose-your-own equipment allowance of £3,000 and a conference budget of £1000 per year.
- Gloucester Research Contact: Vicky Austin
Gloucester Research produces investment research, software and IT systems for use in investment management.
Since inception, Gloucester 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.
Gloucester 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.
- 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.
- Infosys Contact: Brianna Dieter
Infosys (INFY) was started in 1981, with 7 professionals pooling together 250 dollars. Today, Infosys defines, designs and delivers IT enabled business solutions for its clients to win in the flat world by providing them with strategic differentiation and operational superiority. Infosys brings together its expertise in consulting, IT services and BPO to create solutions for the Global 2,000. It went public in India in 1993 and in 1999 was listed on NASDAQ. The Reputation Institute has named it amongst the 200 most respected companies in the world. Business Week had listed it amongst the 40 most innovative companies in the world. In 2007, Fortune magazine named it amongst the 10 best companies in the world for grooming leaders. Today, Infosys is present in 68 major cities across 27 countries, with over 104,000 Infoscions.
- IMC financial markets Contact: Margo Nederhand
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
- 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.
- 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.
- Microsoft Research Laboratory Cambridge, UK. Contact: Ken Wood
Data Connection is one of the world's leading communications technology companies, with a customer base that includes Cisco, Microsoft, IBM and British Telecom. We have been placed in the top ten of the Sunday Times ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ for the past four years. Our growth is fuelled by recruiting exceptional graduates and postgraduates from any degree discipline, and training them to become world-class professionals in the global communications industry.
Graduate opportunities are on-going and open to all disciplines (£32k remuneration package with additional benefits)
Internships/Industrial placements no closing date for applications and ALL years (including 1st years) are welcome (£1,300 per month salary including an option to stay at the company house)
- 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.
- Mozilla Contact: Jill Alvarez
We’re building a better Internet. Our mission is to promote openness, innovation and opportunity on the Internet. Mozilla is a proudly non-profit organization dedicated to keeping the power of the Web in people’s hands. We’re a global community of users, contributors and developers working to innovate on your behalf.
- 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 Gusterson
Ninja Theory was formed in Cambridge England, in November 2004, by Nina Kristensen (Chief Development Ninja), Mike Ball (Chief Technology Ninja), Tameem Antoniades (Chief Design Ninja) and Non-Executive Ninja, Jez San OBE.
Ninja Theory was formerly known as Just Add Monsters Ltd and was the team behind Kung Fu Chaos. Ninja Theory believes in the potential of next-generation gaming to elevate games into a true artistic entertainment medium to rival film, theatre and literature. As such Ninja Theory were one of the first game development studios in the world to focus exclusively on next generation gaming and is currently developing Heavenly Sword for PLAYSTATON®3, under exclusive agreement with Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
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.
- Progress Software Cambridge, UK. Contact: Mark Spiteri
Progress Software Corporation (Nasdaq: PRGS) provides application infrastructure software for the development, deployment, integration and management of business applications. Our goal is to maximize the benefits of information technology while minimizing its complexity and total cost of ownership. Progress is headquartered in Bedford, MA, USA, but has offices in over 50 countries.
Apama was founded in 2000 by two Computer Lab PhD graduates, Dr John Bates and Dr Giles Nelson, and was acquired by Progress Software in 2005. Both founders are still active within Progress, leading the development of the Apama product line, with dedicated Engineering teams in Cambridge, UK and Nashua, NH, USA.
The Progress(R) Apama(R) Event Processing Platform is a complete environment for creating applications that monitor event streams, detect event patterns, and take action. The Apama platform includes powerful Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) capabilities and the most sophisticated complex event processing (CEP) language available.
In Financial markets, the Progress(R) Apama(R) Algorithmic Trading Platform enables sell-side and buy-side firms to create unique strategies that transcend commoditized "black box" algorithms in any asset class. The Apama platform puts control in the hands of traders, who now can create, deploy, and monitor differentiated trading strategies.
Apama's Engineering office are Cambridge is staffed by world-class researchers and engineers, all at PhD/MSc/BSc& levels in Computer Science, Maths, Engineering and Physics, creating a stimulating and dynamic software development environment, coupled with a strong track record of successful commercial software release to some of the world's most discerning customers.
- 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.
- Robionics Contact: Vahid Abbas-Hashemi
Robionics is a company working at the cutting edge of technology within specific aspects of Software Engineering, specializing in Intelligent Adaptive systems incorporating AI and Machine Learning techniques, delivering forward-looking, innovative software solutions and services to help our customers realize their ideal IT strategy and dreams.
Our primary focus is to explore, develop, and promote technology advances in the scientific quest in field of Machine Intelligence. As a leading developer of technologies in its field, ROBIONICS has contributed to the development of IT technologies on many interdisciplinary advanced research projects in the world. Leveraging its experience in the field of Intelligent Adaptive Software Solutions, ROBIONICS has developed and delivered solutions in applications such as Bioinformatics, Vision, Simulation, Automation and Finance. With activities in the interlocking domains of Specialist Computing, Informatics, Computational Intelligence technology and Research Co-operation in conjunction with other bodies, it is closing in on the market leaders in this field.
- 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
- 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.
- 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
- Taptu Contact: Celia Jones
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: Fabian Kainzinger
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)"
- TIM Group Contact: Lewis Turner
We develop and operate secure, scalable browser-based applications that enable service providers and investors to improve their trading and investment returns – and enhance their relationships across the global financial landscape. Our teams in London, New York, Boston and Hong Kong work with over 500 institutions, from global investment banks to regional niche firms, and over 150 institutional investors, including major hedge funds, traditional money managers and funds of hedge funds.
Developers at TIM Group develop and operate web-based applications for financial markets – specifically top-tier brokers, investment managers and the alternative investment sector. Our applications are dynamic and mathematically complex, and use mostly open-source technology. This enables us to develop reliable, scalable, secure applications quickly. Our developers work closely with our customers and internal business analysts to ensure on-going improvement of our core technology and on-time delivery of releases. Passion for coding - We consider applicants with a wide range of skills and experience but one thing is essential: a passion for coding.
- 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.
- 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.
22 cans Contact: Tim Rance
- 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.
- Velocix Contact: Matthew Holt
Velocix is at the heart of the digital media revolution - enabling content, as as TV or Music to be played on any connected device from tablets to the latest HDTVs. Velocix is focussed on leading the market in innovative solutions for digital content. Working at the leding edge of the consumer experience and providing our customers with a trusted technology solution, that is redefining the consumer media experience today. Driven by the convergence of the media business and communications, Velocix is a dynamic place to work, driven by the contribution of every member of the team. Acquired in 2009 by Alcatel-Lucent, one of the largest communication solution providers in the world, Velocix has continued to grow and is looking to add creative, enthusiastic new members to the team to continue our expansion.
- 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.
- Your Golf Travel Contact: Stephen Lewis
Your Golf Travel and Spabreaks.com are fast-growing companies in the travel sector - Your Golf Travel has been listed in the Fast Track 100 for the last two years, most recently ranked 6th. We're always looking to do bigger and better things with technology, and in our industry there's lots of opportunity for innovation.
We're always keen to hire talented Computer Science graduates to join our tech team - if you're interested in working in a fast-paced commercial environment with a startup feel, please get in touch with email@example.com
- 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