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about us.

We are a leading contributor to the software engineering community and a disruptive recruitment business made up of four brands: develop .NET, develop Java, develop Python and develop JavaScript.

  • java
  • net
  • javascript
  • python

why we’re different.

We partner with the world’s most innovative businesses offering product-based solutions for both permanent and contract recruitment objectives.

Our teams are talented, and our processes are sophisticated. In an industry where genuine USPs rarely exist, develop has three.

  • 01
    Everyone in our business learns to code.

    We have created a culture of learning and an environment of excellence that delivers results. All develop consultants learn the coding language they specialise in.
    Software Engineers and the companies they represent are often frustrated with the communication they receive from recruiters.
    develop speak your language by communicating on a technical level. A deep understanding of software engineering enables us to give our community the respect it deserves and the growth it desires.

  • 02
    We identify and engage talented software engineers.

    To fuel the growth of the world’s most innovate companies, we partner with IKM to test every Software Engineer we represent, ensuring we deliver quality and reduce your time to hire.

  • 03
    develop work collaboratively with our partners.

    We create and supply Slack collaboration channels as part of our process, giving you direct access to our teams at all times.


our partners.

We partner with the UK and Europe’s leading innovators.

live roles.

  • Lead Frontend Developer - Challenger Bank - London

    I am working with a Fintech/Challenger Bank who have just received Series A funding of £30 million and are therefore looking to grow. I am looking for a Lead Frontend Developer to come in and lead the current and future greenfield proj

  • Senior Data Engineer - Python/Java/Cloud - München - €70/120k

    Ein aufregendes Daten- und KI-Startup sucht einen talentierten Dateningenieur zur Verstärkung seines Teams. In diesem zukunftsorientierten Unternehmen gibt es eine flache Hierarchie bis hin zur CEO-Ebene, und diese Arbeitsweise ermö

  • VP of Engineering

    VP of Engineering - Up to £200k - Remote / London This is a high-level position as VP of Engineering for a tech-for-good bank based in London. They are looking for some

  • Java Technical Lead

    Java Tech Lead - Remote / London - Up to £90k - Excellent bonus benefits package! This is an awesome role with a top consultancy based in London (remote options available)

  • Enterprise Information Architect

    Enterprise Information Architect (SQL, NoSQL, BI, data modelling, TOGAF, Microsoft Azure, data virtualization technologies)

  • Technical Project Manager (fully remote)

    Technical Project Manager (fully remote) - £40,000-£50,000 I am currently working with a leading software deve

  • Datenwissenschaftler - Python, R, SQL - Hamburg - 80.000 EUR

    Datenwissenschaftler - Python, R, SQL - Hamburg - 80.000 EUR

  • Test Lead

    My client a specialist loan and mortgage organisation for the use of financial technology are looking to bring on board a Test Team Lead (automation, Selenium, JAVA, Cucumber, JIRA) with strong automation experience.

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