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Graduate careers.

AKT II is at the forefront of developing the future of engineering through, innovative and sustainable approaches. Joining us as a graduate engineer, you will be able to jump headfirst into our exciting projects from your very first day, working alongside your new colleagues to design the next ground-breaking building in the UK or overseas.

Graduate careers at AKT II.

Whether you’re a member of our structural, infrastructure, transport, façades, bioclimatic, geotechnical or computational research teams, you’ll play an integral role in the development of award-winning buildings with leading architects and clients from across the globe.

There are not only opportunities for graduate engineers in our practice. Our business support teams are the backbone of our practice, with roles in Marketing & Communications, Legal, HR, Branding & Graphics, Admin, Accounts, IT Support and Integrated Management Systems (IMS).


We have a firm belief in a design-led approach in all aspects of our work. Design, by its very nature, is curious, iterative and subject to refinement, and this must be embraced in order to be successful; our company ethos is good design need not cost the earth. There are no cubicle walls at AKT II, you will sit alongside all your colleagues, approaching them to discuss ideas, share knowledge or solve complex design issues.

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As a company, we offer a great suite of benefits to all of our staff, including health insurance, cycle to work schemes, and more. There’s also the social aspect, with multiple events over the year as well as frequent talks that will help develop your career and drinks on the last Friday of every month.

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Career path.

When you join AKT II, you’ll join a practice that nurtures you, providing you with training, CPD and support for chartership. There are lots of opportunities to grow and develop, and we aim to provide the tools required to help nurture your career, providing CPD training and supporting you through your Chartership with IStructE, ICE or other professional bodies. Each new starter will be paired with a buddy who can help you through your starting period with us, showing you the ropes of AKT II.

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Join AKT II.

If you’d like to be part of a dynamic, forward-thinking practice that pushes the boundaries of design engineering within the built environment, then please do not hesitate to apply.

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