Opportunities for permanent roles in a range of business sectors

Software Engineer

Cosworth is a world-leading technology business that delivers high performance engine and electronics solutions for automotive vehicle manufacturers and motorsport teams.

As a Cosworth Software Engineer, you’ll be involved in all aspects of the software life-cycle, from design, to implementation, to testing and maintenance. Working out of our Cambridge office, you’ll work on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects. We can offer a great career path, job security, interesting projects and a friendly team-oriented environment.

We’re open to candidates at all levels, from fresh graduates, to seasoned professionals. If you exhibit the right aptitude, we’d love to hear from you.

Cosworth pioneered the development of synchronised video and data acquisition systems in both motorsport and automotive domains, allowing drivers to maximise their performance both on and off the race track.

We currently have exciting opportunities to join our dynamic team of highly skilled software engineers responsible for developing our next generation of Linux-based video acquisition systems and the applications used to view and analyse the data.


  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software.
  • Collaborate in a team environment to deliver great software.
  • Develop solutions for some of the world’s largest companies.
  • Write clean readable code.
  • Learn and utilize new technologies.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2:1 bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience with one or more development languages (C++, C# etc.)
  • Proven numerical and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and team working skills.
  • Eye for detail and problem-solving ability.

Desirable Experience

  • Embedded Linux development in C++ (e.g. video, GUI).
  • Windows Application development in C++ and/or C#.
  • Data acquisition and analysis.
  • Asynchronous and multi-threaded programming.