Careers

Careers


Life at Cambridge Kinetics is a world of possibility. We're a team of engaged and enthusiastic individuals, working on exciting new software developments, for well-known clients, at the forefront of technology. We all share a common goal to deliver seamless solutions for our clients that we are personally proud of.

We value people that hold the upmost care in providing software that is well-designed, easy to use, reliable, dependable and thoroughly-tested. We're expanding fast and looking for more like-minded and talented people to take us to the next level.

Work with us

Open positions

We're looking for talented people to join our team. Check out the roles we have open below.

Software Engineer

We are seeking an experienced software engineer to work on innovative web, server and mobile projects for our clients and SaaS products

Graduate Software Engineer

We are seeking a graduate software engineer to work on innovative web, server and mobile projects for our clients and SaaS products

Speculative applications

If you don't see the ideal role for you, but you think your skills are a good fit, we encourage you to apply. We are happy to receive appropriate, targeted CVs from people who would love to be part of our growing team.

Just drop us an email at careers@cambridgekinetics.com

Agencies

We don't normally work with agencies as part of our recruitment process, and expect to hear from candidates directly.

Life at Cambridge Kinetics

The CK way

Perform at your best.

We're young, diverse and energetic - our team includes half marathon runners, qualified sailing instructors and skilled photographers. We offer a flexible mix of in-person and remote work, to suit your needs. We pride ourselves on the accomplishments and passions of our people, and the community spirit we foster at Cambridge Kinetics.

Cut the red tape.

As part of a growing team, you'll have a unique opportunity to shape our products, services and culture from the very beginning. You'll have a real influence on the way we do things at Cambridge Kinetics, both inside and out.

Be the change.

At Cambridge Kinetics, we believe that if you think something we do is pointless, it probably is, and therefore we shouldn't be doing it. We give you full autonomy and ownership of your function, without any of the politics, or bureaucracy.

Employee benefits

Looking after our team

Flexible working

We allow every member of our team a hybrid of in-person and remote working - so that you can work how you work best.

Team socials

Regular company-funded team socials (all optional, but encouraged!)

Health cover

Private medical cover, with mental health support and cashback on dentist, hearing and opticians appointments. Our scheme offers rewards such as an Apple Watch, Amazon Prime, or 50% off gym membership just for staying healthy!

Free lunch

We offer free delicious hot meals and sandwiches from the canteen once a week when you're working from the office.

Employee donation scheme

We offer all employees funding to donate to good causes of their choosing, whether it’s for a charity or an open-source software project.

Latest hardware

Our office is kitted out with brand-new 4K monitors, and all of our staff get brand new MacBooks for work.

And more...

  • Competitive salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Performance related bonuses
  • Generous annual leave + public holidays
  • and an extra day off to enjoy your birthday!

Need more information?

Frequently asked questions

What information should I include on my CV?

You should include your name, address, and any relevant experience; this could include a link to your GitHub profile, or any portfolios containing your past work etc.

How can I verify that my CV has been received?

You’ll be sent a confirmation email within 48 hours of sending. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to drop us an email at careers@cambridgekinetics.com

What will the application process entail?

If we think you’d make a great fit, we'll invite you for a telephone interview. If successful, this will be followed by a second interview by video call. Keep an eye on your emails for application updates!

Do you hire recent graduates?

We are open to all types of applicants that can demonstrate relevant experience. This could be through employment, internships or even personal projects.

Do you offer internships or placements?

Yes, we are working with universities to begin taking on students for internships and placements. If we are not currently working with yours, just let us know, and we will get in contact.

Is there a diversity and inclusion policy?

We are committed to a culture of diversity and inclusion at Cambridge Kinetics. We believe that people from different backgrounds can bring fresh ideas, new ways of thinking and innovative approaches to make our work more efficient and effective. We empower every individual, to perform at their best.

Where are your offices?

We have a Cambridge-based office in St John's Innovation Centre. We're flexible, and have a hybrid approach with some days in the office, some days at home, depending on what's needed for your projects. This gives us the best of both worlds, the social side in the office and the focus time at home.

Are there opportunities for advancement or professional development?

Yes of course! We're a growing firm and are recruiting across the whole business. We want everyone to be in jobs they love and find fulfilling, and for them to be continuously learning and improving. We are incredibly flexible in accommodating for every individual’s development, on whatever they’d like to focus on.