Software engineering recruitment that's built better

Helping CTOs build highly effective software engineering teams with the agility to keep pace with digital business. 

Sprint ahead in the race for software engineering talent

In a talent market like software development, where skillsets are evolving rapidly and demand for top performers is increasingly competitive, it makes sense to partner with a talent acquisition firm that has a strong track record of executing against demanding briefs in tight timeframes. Our software engineering recruitment team has the market knowledge to source the technical talent that you need to drive your product roadmap forward. Whether it's building teams of Product Owners, Test Engineers, Senior Developers and Software Engineers for one of the world's leading digital health companies, acquiring technical leads for emerging gaming companies, through to sourcing Scrum Masters for financial services companies - we've got the experience to deliver with agility.

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Why do partners typically engage with our software engineering recruitment team?

  • You need to scale up your technical team off the back of recent funding. 
  • You are hiring for a niche software development job relating to a new application or framework.
  • You need a complete turnkey resourcing solution to meet the demands of large transformational projects.
  • You need to plug essential skills gaps in your team with interim or contract resource.
  • You need to develop and accelerate software engineering recruitment processes to improve time to hire. 
  • You need a partner capable of ensuring your EVP stands out in the market to win candidates from the competition.

Quality control for software engineering recruitment

Our software engineering talent solutions are designed to drive better hiring outcomes in a challenging and competitive skills market. Enabling technical leaders to plan, resource and deliver on roadmap items with a higher degree of predictability. It's about putting hiring managers back in control with a range of best-in-class features from talent mapping and video interviewing, to candidate briefing packs, events and featured employer microsites. Providing managers with more options, more pace and more time to focus on the core business of leading and shaping technical teams.

 

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Survive and thrive as a technical leader

Check out our CTO Survival Guide featuring insight from high performing software engineering leaders at Prosper Marketplace and Pure Storage. In this paper, we use our network of CTOs to cover key points such as the questions you should ask before taking a role, the most common mistakes CTOs make, and what you should be including in your 30/60/90 day plan. 

Hire to a higher standard

There's nothing like a good success story. Check out where we've been filling software engineering jobs and building talented technical teams.

Open Value

Senior Java Developer
OpenValue

System 1

DevOps Engineer
System1

Elli

SRE Engineering Manager
Elli

Codurance

.Net Developer
Codurance

Nationwide Building Society

Scrum Master
Nationwide Building Society

Ieso Digital Health

Product Owner
IESO Digital Health

Cracking the code for more effective software engineering recruitment

Find out how we've been understanding our customers to represent them more effectively, drive increased engagement across the recruitment process, and most importantly deliver stress-free software engineering recruitment options.

“I engaged with Stott and May to help us find DevOps candidates to support our projects. They were very meticulous in understanding our business requirements and found candidates that were a very good fit. They build a trustworthy relationship with, not only us a company, but also with the candidates which led to a very smooth and stress-free recruitment process. "

Head of Product & Operations – DECCA Games

“Stott and May helped me fill an SRE role at Scalyr in hugely accelerated timescales. They understood what I was looking for and shared interesting resumes of candidates. I had a good sense of their market knowledge based on the outcomes they have driven with other tech companies. The communication was great, and I’d love to work with them again."

Director of Engineering - Scalyr

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Growing a startup technology function

Get the perspectives of software engineering leaders from Givewith, Electric and Weber Shandwick as they discuss the challenges of building a technical team in a startup environment. The paper covers key issues from software engineering recruitment, retaining talent, building more diverse teams, creating effective technical roadmaps and more.

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Develop your software engineering recruitment capability

Find your next: CTO, VP Software Engineering, Head of Software Engineering, Principal Software Engineer, Lead Software Engineer, Software Engineer, Software Delivery Manager, Development Manager, Test Manager, DevOps Engineer, Scrum Master, Developer in Test, Test Analyst, Front End Developer, Back End Developer, UX/UI more.

Find your next role in software engineering

Posted: 2022-05-19

Software Development Engineer In Test

Connecticut | Competitive | Permanent

Software Development Engineer In Test  Our client is looking for a well-founded Software Development Engineer In Test  who will work directly with the product development team. Either in management or as a single contributor, the senior software QA Analyst gets involved in the entire life cycle of product ...
Posted: 2022-05-19

Lead Manual QA

Connecticut | Competitive | Permanent

Lead Manual QA Our client is on the hunt for a Lead Manual QA to join in their international team. They are looking for someone who has a sharp eyes for detail and brilliant communication skills. Are you a candidate who is proficient in performing Test cases & has a passion for quality, then step forward and ...
Posted: 2022-05-18

Senior full stack developer

Tel Aviv | 90000-100000 | Permanent

Senior full stack engineer - (hybrid - London) up to £95k PLUS bonus and stock options The go-to visual task management platform that allows you to manage everything in one place is looking to make some exciting new hires to their team. You will get to build new infrastructure-related features and directly ...
Posted: 2022-05-18

Full Stack Team Lead

Tel Aviv | 100000-110000 | Permanent

Full Stack Team Lead (hybrid - London) up to £110k PLUS bonus and stock options The go-to visual task management platform that allows you to manage everything in one place is looking to make some exciting new hires to their team. You will get to build new infrastructure-related features and directly impact the ...
Posted: 2022-05-10

Software Developer

London | 90000-100000 | Permanent

Software Developer - up to £100k - hybrid (London office) Stott and May are pleased to be working with a global, market leading FX trading business have a rare opportunity for an experienced C# .Net Developer with WCF expertise to join them on a permanent basis at an exciting time. As a Software Developer, you ...
Posted: 2022-05-03

Senior DevOps Engineer

Berlin | 80000-90000 | Permanent

About Stott and May are excited to be working in collaboration with a successful B2B platform that has customers across the world. The platform is now entering its next phase of expansion and we want to add a core technical team member to drive further product development. You will be working on a B2B platform that ...
Posted: 2022-04-21

Devops Engineer - Azure - Colombia, Medellin

Medellín | Competitive | Permanent

Senior DevOps Engineer We are currently looking for a DevOps Engineer. This is a great opportunity to expand your professional experience and advance your DevOps skills.   The customer is a New York-based analytics company, with 2,800 employees in various locations internationally. The company sells software ...
Posted: 2022-04-08

Devops Engineer - Azure - Argentina, Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires | Competitive | Permanent

Senior DevOps Engineer We are currently looking for a DevOps Engineer. This is a great opportunity to expand your professional experience and advance your DevOps skills.   The customer is a New York-based analytics company, with 2,800 employees in various locations internationally. The company sells software ...

Meet the software engineering recruitment team 

Michael Sealy 3

Michael
Sealy

Manager
- London
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Glenn
Osborn

Associate Director
- Reading
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Ollie
Baskeyfield

Senior Consultant
- Reading
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Sean
McCormack

Managing Consultant
- Reading
Ben Fox

Ben
Fox

Associate Recruitment Consultant - London
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Charlie
Nash

Princial Consultant
- London
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Ruby
Frost

Associate Recruitment Consultant - Reading
Nathan Leonard-2

Nathan
Leonard

Consultant
- London