KO2 is a specialist recruitment agency finding roles for candidates with electronics, embedded systems, mechanical design and IT experience and skills. If you have been struggling to stand out as a candidate, we have the relationships in place with electronics embedded systems businesses across the UK who trust our expertise to ensure you are noticed.

How we help you find the perfect role

Our candidates are as important to us as our clients. We will take the time to fully understand your situation and what you are looking to achieve in your next opportunity.

With 25+ years’ experience recruiting within the niche electronic embedded systems market in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, we will not contact you about irrelevant opportunities. We offer a transparent and enjoyable recruitment service, where we will give you genuine and honest advice.

KO2 represent many of our candidates exclusively in the market, helping them throughout their careers. We are your trusted recruitment agent and have your career aspirations at heart.


This is at the core of everything we do


Enables us to work with only the very best


We build long term and honest partnerships


We are proactive, reactive and highly responsive

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We understand that contracting is a three-way partnership between client, the agent and the contractor. And for this to work, all parties must benefit.

Working as a contractor through KO2, you can expect weekly payments, a simple and seamless online timesheet portal, and invoicing system and bad debt protection.

Above all, we deal with any issues you might have efficiently and professionally. We know the embedded systems industry sector inside out, and will always provide valuable advice and support.

Roles We Recruit For

We cover every niche skill that an electronics embedded system business needs and operate throughout the full product lifecycle, recruiting across multiple industry sectors. We also recruit candidates with relevant IT skills and electronic embedded systems experience to support companies in these sectors.

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Don’t take our word for it

“KO2 has now placed me 4 times, in both contract and perm positions, starting in 2007. I can not fault them.

They are the “Ronseal” of the embedded recruitment market :-)“

Gary Partis

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