PhD and Graduate Engineer Recruitment Agencies

When it comes to searching for graduate engineering jobs, you want to put your trust in a recruitment agency that understands the kinds of roles you’ll thrive in. From PhD electrical engineering jobs to graduate embedded software engineer roles, KO2 is the best choice for a recruiter that will help you land the ideal position at the start of your career.

Whether you’re looking for junior electronic engineering jobs or junior embedded software jobs, KO2 is a specialist recruitment agency that has over 20 years of experience recruiting in this sector. Graduate jobs in engineering can be hard to find if you’re new to the industry, but our approach to recruitment means our candidates are always matched with roles that suit their skills, aspirations and values.

Roles We Recruit For

KO2 is one of the top choices for graduate engineer recruitment agencies because of our specialism in electronics and embedded systems recruitment. Roles we recruit for include software engineering graduate jobs, graduate electronic engineering jobs and PhD engineering jobs in our industry sector, all of which we approach with our signature attention to detail and thorough understanding of what each position requires.

You can take a look at our current available PhD and graduate engineering roles below.

Embedded Software

Covering RTOS, Bare Metal, Linux and Windows


Covering Analogue, Digital, FPGA, PCB, RF, SMPSU


Covering Manual and Automated Test, on Hardware and Software


Covering Web, Mobile and Desktop applications

Mechanical Design

Covering Design roles in 2D and 3D CAD

Project/ Engineering

Covering a range of Managerial positions

Automotive Software

Positions where embedded systems developers are needed.

BMS Engineers

That design and deliver effective systems to manage the battery power of electric vehicles.

Electronics Data Engineer

Discove talented electronic data engineers for a variety of projects.

Lead Engineer

Recruiting for lead engineer jobs in all sectors.

Security Cleared Engineer

Using a streamlined screening and hiring process.

Programme Manager

Recruiting top engineers for programme manager roles.

Firmware Engineer

Candidates for your embedded software company.

Hardware Engineer

For roles in the embedded software and electronics industry.

Skills we recruit for

There are a wide range of roles for engineers in electronic embedded systems, many of which require specialist skills in different programming languages, software systems and industry standards and specifications. Our industry experience means that we understand the skills needed for PhD engineering jobs and engineering graduate jobs and will ensure our candidates are only ever sent roles that suit their background.

Find out more about some of the skills our roles require below.


Covering C++ on Windows, Linux and RTOS


Covering mobile, desktop and web applications


Covering all EMC regulation and compliance


Covering automated test and GUI development


Covering RF design and test


Covering FPGA development in VHDL and Verilog


Specialists in recruiting for Linux roles.


Experts in hiring engineering candidates with AUTOSAR skills.


For roles using SPICE software to model their circuits.


Specialists in recruiting for SolidWorks designer roles

Looking for a PHD or Graduate Job Role?

If you’re looking for a contract or permanent role within an electronics embedded systems business in the UK, we can help you.

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