42 Technology is a successful and growing consultancy specialising in innovation, design and development. Our work with world leading clients in a range of industries takes products and processes from ideas to reality. We have built a reputation for challenging the status quo and finding creative and pragmatic solutions to difficult technical problems.

Our employees love the variety and challenge of our work. We have a stimulating and open culture, an excellent team and a great location in the historic town of St Ives, close to Cambridge.

The opportunity

We are a friendly company of 40 permanent employees, working in a busy environment. We are looking for an enthusiastic and high-calibre graduate to help us continue our recent growth. The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to client projects, be self-motivated, enthusiastic, technically excellent, business savvy and a strong communicator.

The role

Your core responsibility will be creating value for new and existing clients by providing excellent design and engineering work on exciting and challenging projects; developing new products and technologies and helping solve complex technical challenges. This will likely be a combination of design, analysis and hands-on activities, such as prototyping, test and experimentation.

42 Technology has a very strong technical team, with expertise in complex electromechanical product development, thermal and fluidic analysis, and connected devices (IoT). Candidates must combine a similar strength in the technical domain, and business acumen to be an effective interface between the internal technical team and the client’s business needs.

We offer a competitive package including 28 days holidays, private healthcare and a performance related bonus.

About you

You will have:

  • A passion and talent for electronics design and electronics engineering
  • A strong technical degree in a relevant subject from a well-reputed institution
  • Excellent, engaging communication skills and be able to rapidly explain your work to colleagues and clients.
  • The ability to participate as part of a creative, multi-disciplinary team on a wide range of problems.
  • Full UK Driving Licence. UK work permit (if required). Valid passport and willingness to travel internationally

Ideally you will have:

  • Practical experience of developing electronics perhaps from previous experience, hobby level activities or as part of academic projects.
  • Interest in structuring, planning and costing research and engineering projects.
  • The ability to influence colleagues and clients


Next steps

If you are excited by this opportunity and believe you have the skills and experience to succeed then get in touch and tell us why. You can reach us at careers@42technology.com. Please also send us a copy of your CV and quote reference EG18.

Our application process includes two half days of interviews. We aim to respond to applications within two weeks and aim to complete the whole process within one month. We understand that most graduates will be available in Q3/4 2018.

A position at 42 Technology is very much what you make of it.

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