We offer exciting careers working on challenging projects with global companies at the forefront of science and technology. All of our staff are high achieving problem solvers, over half of whom have PhDs. They enjoy working with like-minded, intelligent colleagues to create, develop and deliver solutions and services that make a difference to the world, from developing smarter drug trials to controlling the orbit and attitude of satellites.

As well as a competitive salary and benefits package, we also offer excellent future prospects. From growing your technical abilities to developing leadership skills, we offer tailored career development based on your aspirations. This is supported by our industry-leading training package – all our staff have an annual training allowance of 150 hours, which can be used to learn new technologies, develop soft skills or earn recognised professional qualifications.

Here is what we believe sets Tessella apart from other employers:

  • Training. Investors in People accredited, 150 hours (equivalent of one month) per year, every year – and not just for new recruits.
  • Career development. Good future prospects with career paths open to progress technically or down a leadership route.
  • Use domain knowledge in the real world. We offer the opportunity to apply the skills and domain expertise learnt at university to solve problems in the real world.
  • Working with like-minded people. All our staff are high achievers with degrees from top universities, and over half have PhDs.
  • Impressive customer list. We work with some of the biggest names in science and engineering, from AstraZeneca, GSK and Pfizer to Shell, BP and Schlumberger, and from Unilever and AkzoNobel to the European Space Agency and JET.
  • Variety. We work on a range of projects in different industries and there is far more variety in a career with us than with the majority of similar companies.
  • International company. We work with global customers on projects with multisite teams, and we have offices across the UK, US and Netherlands.
  • Top 100 Small Company to Work For. Tessella has been ranked number 76 in The Sunday Times Top 100 Small Companies to Work For 2017. The accreditation process includes feedback from our own staff as well as being benchmarked against other similar employers.