Life at Featurespace

Help us protect customers across the world by risk scoring every financial transaction in real time. Join our mission at Featurespace.

Fraud will never disappear – only evolve. To adapt and outsmart the risk, we’re looking for bright inquisitive individuals to join our team and help our clients stay one step ahead of the criminals.
Dr. Karthik Tadinada, Director of Data Science

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Find out what our employees think about Featurespace

 

We believe in giving you the resources you need, so that innovation can thrive.

By giving our team members the tools to thrive it then enables us to build a successful business.

Our Benefits

Along with competitive salaries, we offer the following...

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Quarterly bonus awards

To reward our people for all their hard work each quarter, we offer a discretionary quarterly bonus scheme to help with those well-deserved holidays and treats throughout the year.

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Pension scheme

We know planning for the future is important, so we have great pension/401k schemes in all of our locations around the world.

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Generous annual leave allowance

Our U.K. team get 25 days plus bank holidays, whilst the U.S. receives 22 days plus national holidays, and our Singapore office recieves 20 days, plus national holidays.

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Stock options

It's important to us that our people can participate in ownership of the company and benefit from the fact their hard work is key to building the value of our business. We operate a growth share equity scheme for team members in the U.K. and a share option scheme in the U.S. - all awards are discretionary and subject to board approval.

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Career growth and training opportunities

Personal and professional progression is key to our success, we actively encourage internal promotions and provide a healthy training budget for all teams.

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Free weekly team lunches

Nothing brings a team together like food! We provide weekly, tasty takeaways for our Cambridge, London, and Atlanta offices.

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Quarterly social and team building events

We want our teams to bond inside and outside of the offices. Our teams are encouraged to organise regular activities and events - from dinners to days out.

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Fridge packed full of edible treats and drinks

Keeping the fridges full is in our DNA (and values)! You'll find our kitchen stuffed full of tasty treats, so that our people can have breakfast, lunch, and dinner here, if they want.

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Freshly ground coffee machines and other hot drinks

We know caffeine is king, so we make sure we're always stocked up with a large selection of teas, coffees, and other hot drinks. One iced hazelnut Frappuccino coming right up!

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Weekly 'Beer O'clock'

Beer O'clock happens every Friday at Featurespace. Now hosting our meetups remotely, we've also introduced a bi-weekly Pub Quiz!

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Discounted gym memberships and remote exercise classes

Healthy living and its benefits are important to us - our Cambridge, London, and Atlanta offices all benefit from a discounted membership option at a nearby gym. During lockdown we have also introduced remote HIIT and Pilates classes.

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Cycle to Work scheme

Supporting a 'Green Commute' the Cycle to Work scheme allows you to purchase and pay for a bike of your choice in a tax efficient way, around your needs!

Learning and Knowledge

As a company we aim to constantly enable and encourage both individual and team learning, as it’s only right our people develop and grow as our company does. Alongside a healthy L&D budget separated out by team, we have a company coach that provides both group and individual sessions focusing on personal and professional development, a multitude of online courses on different platforms, regular ‘Lunch and Learn’ knowledge sessions run by Featurespace staff on different topics, and offer support for those starting or completing professional qualifications when they join us.

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Your Development

Whether a recent graduate or an established team or project leader at Featurespace, there are opportunities to get involved in hiring and interviewing, community hackathons, recruitment events, management experience opportunities, volunteering with our internship program or becoming one of their official mentors, and loads more.

People development has always been a huge focus for us, but especially during our recent period of intense expansion and commercial success. We have sought to equip everyone with the tools they need, and ensure to partner with many external mediums to support our managers, to enable them to support their team in turn. We always strive to internally promote and develop our people into senior positions where possible; developing career progression pathways and training to emphasize our continual commitment to your development.

“At Featurespace I am completely independent, trusted and at the forefront of innovation, working for one of the most cutting edge companies.”

Araliya – Head of Financial Crime

World-leading Technology

Work with cutting-edge, machine learning technology at one of the fastest growing companies in the U.K.

Featurespace is a global leader in combatting fraud and financial crime for some of the world’s largest financial, gaming, and insurance organizations – we help them outsmart risk with our proprietary real-time Adaptive Behavioral Analytics, quickly and effectively. Financial crime is becoming more sophisticated and complex; businesses need to identify risk and stop attacks before consumers are impacted, and advanced machine learning is key to this.

Our multi award-winning ARIC™ platform protects over 500 million consumers in 180 countries by understanding individual behaviour, identifying new attacks as they occur and protecting customers from fraud. But we are very much a human company – our technology is developed, invested in and used by people every day. Develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment whilst having a positive and lasting impact on a global issue.

Our Growth

Originally created by Cambridge professor Bill Fitzgerald and his PhD student Dave Excell, Featurespace’s Adaptive Behavioral Analytics technology first left Cambridge University’s Engineering department in 2008. Since then, we have grown exponentially, year-on-year.

In January 2019, Featurespace had just celebrated welcoming its 200th team member, and by the end of the year this number had grown to 287, seeing an annual increase of 43.5%. Alongside our people growth we have continued to secure new business globally, diversifying into rapidly expanding domains, and supporting office openings in new and exciting territories.

 

For more details, check out our Newsroom content for articles on our recent growth.

Interested in a career at Featurespace?

We're always on the look out for bright, motivated individuals to help us on our mission to risk score every transaction on the planet. Take a look at our open vacancies: