Let’s plot your next career move and unlock your true potential

Optimus Search is a candidate-centric, solutions-driven recruitment business. We are committed to helping talented professionals realise their career and business ambitions. To do this, we help candidates to achieve their next career-defining position while simultaneously exploring long-term opportunities.

Retained by a wide range of market leading employers, often on an exclusive basis, we are trusted to handle a range of niche vacancies that are not generally advertised due to their specialism or sensitivity, with discretion and integrity.

What you can expect from Optimus

Alongside our exclusively-managed openings, our candidates also benefit from our core service promises: To provide expert guidance on career options, to offer quick, candid feedback on applications and to act with integrity at all times.

A long-lasting<br>relationship

A long-lasting
relationship

Our consultants are committed to you for the long haul. If you want us to, we will partner with you throughout your career and act as a source of advice and knowledge whenever needed. There’s a reason 97% of our candidates use us again.

True Industry<br>Expertise

True Industry
Expertise

All of our consultants have specialist industry and regional knowledge to help guide you when you are plotting your career future. That means advice, market assessments and guidance, not just job serving.

A Commitment to Service Excellence

A Commitment to Service Excellence

We understand that all candidates are unique, so we will never shoe-horn anyone into a role. We take time to understand your situation and aspirations, then offer advice on anything from relocation to counter offer management.

Timely & Honest feedback

Timely & Honest feedback

Timely and honest feedback is an essential part of any recruitment process. Whilst delivering positive feedback is easy, we also recognise the importance of constructive feedback for unsuccessful candidates. This gives them the best opportunity to upskill and improve their future employment chances.

A Genuine 'Team Effort'

A Genuine 'Team Effort'

Whilst in many cases most of our candidates will have one point of contact at Optimus Search, our consultants' collaborative attitudes and our 'shared knowledge' culture, often means they will recommend their candidates for a variety of suitable roles, across all of our divisional teams.

Discretion & Privacy

Discretion & Privacy

We recognise the importance of handling sensitive, personal information with care and manage every application in the strictest confidence. Our process is discrete, transparent and fully compliant with the Data Protection Act.

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For the first time in my career I have a agency who takes the time and effort to understand my individual needs.

Luis Scholz - Technical Project Manager

Excellent service, good communication throughout the term of employment. Overall an impressive experience. Most definitely recommend.

Zach Taylor - Senior iOS Developer

They made sure the jobs they selected for me matched not only my skills but also aspirations and values. I highly recommend their service!

David Webber - Data Warehouse Developer

I feel incredibly comfortable recommending Optimus Search to colleagues and friends looking for an exciting career change.

Alexandra Meyer - Head of Java