Career Opportunities

Looking for a great place to work?

We are always looking for the best people to join our team

We welcome speculative applications from interested individuals at any time (NO agencies please!)

We are a growing, employee-owned company based on a beautiful campus on the outskirts of Edinburgh. We are a friendly, professional and highly skilled team. We take our work seriously, but the office environment is relaxed and informal and we enjoy nights out as a whole team. 

Why Work for CAS?

• Develop your career in an well-established software company
• Own a stake in the company (after 6 months you’ll become an employee owner with real share options)
• Training and career development, giving you the opportunity to take on real responsibility quickly
• Great location on the Heriot Watt campus in Edinburgh, with reduced rates for sports facilities within the university, and free parking
• Work life balance - flexible hours
• Work on an established product which is evolving in new directions and into new markets.

After completing 6 months’ probation you will be eligible for:
• Company pension scheme
• Long term sickness cover
• Profit-share scheme (available to all employees through our ownership structure)
• Cycle to work scheme
• Childcare vouchers

You can find out more about us on our company website:

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If you send us your CV, the information you have sent will be shared with those involved in the recruitment process only. If your application is not successful we will remove your details from our systems three months after the recruitment is completed.

Our story

Software development experts since 1969. Explore our history.

CAS becomes employee owned

We proudly became an employee owned company in January 2014. Our team has always been conscientious, hardworking and professional, but we think employee ownership has enabled us to harness and use our different skills with even more focus. We are enjoying having common goals to strive for; it truly has given us a new lease of life!  

New CEO joins CAS

Ken Naismith took over as Chief Executive when our former Managing Director, Dave Wells retired after more than 25 years with the company. 

CAS Chairman speaks at TED conference

CAS Chairman Ian Ritchie was invited to speak at the 2011 TEDGlobal conference in Edinburgh on the invention of the World Wide Web and his meeting with Tim Berners-Lee. You can watch his speech “The day I turned down Tim Berners-Lee” on

Aircrew training systems supplied for NATO exercise

CAS provided the aircrew training systems for NATO exercise Loyal Arrow which took place in Sweden. Leif Stubbart, FMV Contracts Officer commented: "We have never, during our history, had such a professional contractor before". For an article on this in The Scotsman newspaper article click here

25th Anniversary of CAS working with RAF Spadeadam

CAS Managing Director, Dave Wells, made a presentation to Wing Commander Mike Toft, Spadeadam Station Commander, to mark an unbroken 25 year relationship (still going strong!). Annual CAS-hosted Burns Suppers have been a long-standing feature of what is a great working realationship.

Workpro Case Management for Microsoft launched

Our first complaints management system was Lotus Notes based. In 2006 we developed a version based on Microsoft technology, the start of the Workpro family of case management products.

First complaints management system supplied

Our first contract for a complaints management solution for the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman. We are proud to still count them as our customer, now using the latest version of Workpro.

Management buyout

CAS became a Limited Company following a management buyout. 

Cradle to grave applications

Work started on a Course Administration System for midwife outplacements and training administration  for Colleges of Nursing and Midwifery. At around the same time CAS was also working on a cremator controller system, real cradle to grave coverage!

First RAF aircrew training system developed

We have provided aircrew training systems for defence establishments ever since. They have been used by over 80 NATO squadrons, from over 40 bases in 7 different countries. See our corporate website for more information

CAS set up as University Tech Transfer Unit

CAS was born, starting off life as a Technology Transfer Unit of Heriot-Watt University. Scotland's first software development company! Early projects included a robot arm system and a starplate scanning system for the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh.