Cortex Graduates and Apprentices become automation specialists through training and working alongside our highly experienced teams of industry experts. We provide a hands-on learning environment with the opportunity to accelerate and establish your career as part of our valued team.

Joining as a Graduate Automation Project Engineer

The team works with partners and customers worldwide to deliver solutions, implementing the Cortex Intelligent Automation Software Platform in complex and varied environments.

The use cases for Intelligent Automation Software is wide ranging, from networks, IT operations, to business processes. Whilst the concepts and capabilities within platform deployments are repeatable, each application for different organisations is unique. We can guarantee that no two Intelligent Automation projects will be the same.

Automation Engineers are involved through the entire lifecycle of a project; from requirement capture, design, implementation, user acceptance testing to handover. You will get familiar with professional project management, as well as the IT infrastructure that enables our solutions.

Responsibility is given to members of the projects team very quickly, which leads to real opportunity – travel, customer-facing roles, and involvement with higher-level company objectives which interest you.

Find out what it’s like to join the team . . .

Cortex Apprenticeship Experience – What to expect

Cortex Apprenticeships provide a combined approach to learning, bringing together education and hands on training experiences with formal qualifications.

Throughout your apprenticeship you will be supported by the teams to create portfolios of evidence, to gain experience working in a dynamic and energetic environment, and achieve the formal qualifications required.

Learn more about what you can expect from the experience and starting your career at Cortex . . .







Why join us?

We provide a dynamic working environment. Located in the heart of the Southampton city centre, our new, customised office has an informal break out space with pool table, and fruit, breakfast and coffee provided. There’s a great social scene across the organisation, with regular informal social events, company Christmas parties and summer BBQs (during non-pandemic times).