Emerging Tech Engineer

An overview of the role

The Applied Innovation Exchange is seeking a talented individual who possesses infinite curiosity to work with our UK team in our innovation exchange in the heart of London. You'll be part of a small team of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve tough problems and meet real customer needs.

You will have a passion for innovation and emerging technology and embrace working with new ideas and methods. You will be comfortable working in an ambitious, start-up style culture where you will play a part in our future strategy and growth.

You will work alongside clients, account execs, innovation strategists, engineers and product managers to ideate, experiment, and build rapid proof of values and innovations for a range of clients leveraging the latest in technology.

Your primary role will be to work with our team, clients and partners to create new products, services and systems to drive meaningful change. As a technologist, you will craft digital solutions for our clients and have a strong track record of doing so in a similar role. You should demonstrate an understanding and awareness of the value new technologies can bring, and be able to communicate this in engaging ways to clients and internal stakeholders.

You get excited solving design, business and technology challenges by working hand in hand with customers to deliver unique experiences.

Why this role?

⦁    Lead the technology architecture and delivery of new products, services and systems from inception through to beta
⦁    Work as a leader and a technology coach in multi-disciplinary teams to design, prototype and build cutting-edge solutions and future concepts
⦁    Communicate the value of new technologies to clients
⦁    Deliver and ship quality code, in collaboration with our full-stack teams
⦁    Provide a technical voice at workshops, brainstorming sessions, experiments & design sprints with internal team members or with clients to define technology and platform visions and direction
⦁    Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity
⦁    Balance speed and quality, with a focus on tangible results
⦁    Mentor junior developers – leading by example, driving best practices and coding standards

Why you?

  • Experience in a similar engineering or innovation role
  • Creating and building solutions in a digital, cloud native way, working with cloud native platforms (e.g. AWS, Google, Azure) and SaaS solutions
  • Experience with full-stack Javascript or Jamstack applications using technologies such as NodeJS, ReactJS, NextJS, Web Components
  • A passion for new technologies and an awareness of new technology trends, with a desire to experiment and learn – turning trends into reality
  • An understanding of emerging technologies such as AI, IoT or Immersive – any hands-on expertise of developing (e.g. with Python) or integrating these technologies to digital solutions is a plus
  • A bias for action, creating proof points based on tangible experiments, prototypes or solutions
  • A proven attention to detail
  • The ability to break down complex solutions into a logical actions for the wider team

Why us?

While we’re a global consultancy, we’re made up of supportive, close-knit communities. Everyone wants to get the best solutions for our customers and create the best working environment.

We have a world class software engineering community; we invest in doing things right and have plenty to say on the subject.  We’re active on social media and for those that want to find out more, take a look at our blogs – written by engineers, for engineers:  http://capgemini.github.io/ 

Potential is just as important to us as having the required skills. If you have the right mindset, we might be able to provide you with bespoke training.  So, if you’re not sure you have all the skills you need, but you’re still passionate about the role, please apply and we’ll see if we can support you.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.  We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us.  Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.
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Posted on:

November 16, 2020

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time


Any UK Base