We’re looking for talented and passionate people like you.

We offer fantastic opportunities to grow your career, develop new skills and get a sense of real fulfillment from the work.

Adaptive have been very careful who they recruit; we have a group of smart, funny and passionate people who work in harmonious and collaborative teams. They love what they do, take pride in their work and we’re thrilled that they are developing their careers here and being a part of the Adaptive story.

Our clients

We work in partnership with our investment banking clients to build bespoke, transformative software that pushes the limits of possibility. We treat them as valued partners and our relationships with them are long term; if they’re not happy, our work’s not done.

Our work

We specifically target, pitch for and win the kinds of opportunities that will get you excited about your work. We meet, negotiate, encourage, recommend, challenge and guide our clients towards solutions that help them to meet their business goals. Sometimes we’re on client site, sometimes we’re in our offices but most often it’s a mix of the two. You will meet with end users to understand their challenges, before sitting with your Adaptive colleagues to collaboratively devise smart and effective solutions. We enjoy contributing to open source projects and where we can, strive to make what we do open source. You can see our contributions here.

We are genuinely passionate about technology

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We are an actual consultancy.

We engage with clients to understand

their challenges and create solutions.

Our people are terrific:

we all share our knowledge and opinions

and learn from each other.

We have really positive,

mutually agreeable relationships with our clients.

We go out a lot.

Lunch, dinner, drinks and karting

to name but a few.

Like what you see? Join us!

You can find our current vacancies below.

Alternatively, send us your CV or if you have questions about a career at Adaptive, please get in touch via:


QA Specialist (Manual) – Barcelona

QA Specialist (Manual) Adaptive is looking for a QA Specialist to join the development of a multi-asset class sales-trader workflow system. You will participate in the team effort to build and release quality software in a timely manner in an Agile environment. You...

Java Developer – Barcelona

We are now looking for a talented and highly motivated Java Developer to join our growing team. This is a great opportunity for a smart, ambitious developer to advance their career whilst working in a team of highly experienced, enthusiastic and friendly...

Business Analyst – MiFID II Regulations – London

Business Analyst Description As an Business Analyst, you will be focused on delivering user stories to development teams through interaction with end users/clients as well as utilising your own experiences. These stories will form the backlog through which high...

Senior QA Specialist (Automation) – Barcelona

Senior QA Specialist (Automation) Adaptive is looking for Senior QA Specialist with back-end test automation experience to join the development of a electronic trading platform. You will participate in the team effort to build and release quality software in a timely...

Web Applications Developers – Barcelona & London

We are looking for talented and highly motivated Web Applications Developers to work with our teams to build real-time software. It’s really important to us that these people are well rounded and ambitious, with a focus on doing what’s right for our company and...

Adaptive Montréal

Adaptive is excited to announce that we’re opening a new office in Montréal, Canada. We’re looking for talented Java server-side developers and Web developers to join the Adaptive family. You can find the full job specifications here: Java specification...