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Technology recruitment made simple.

Welcome to Bright Purple.

Bright Purple are a team of specialist technology recruitment consultants based in the heart of Edinburgh. Since 1995 we have been working with innovative clients to place thousands of permanent and contract candidates into their ideal roles across across the Technology and Business Change sector. 
Our Purple People have decades of experience between them; we use our industry contacts, insight and know-how to provide you with the expert service and advice that you need to make the best decisions for your career goals or hiring needs. We believe in making every interaction meaningful, and it is this approach that has seen candidates recommend us and clients returning to us again and again. There's a reason we've been around for 26 years!
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Our Pre-Employment Screening services offer extensive and bespoke Employee Background Checks for both contract and permanent roles. The team support clients of all sizes from start-ups to major PLCs, ensuring that our clients remain compliant and hire the best candidates. 
Whatever your recruitment needs, our Purple People are ready when you are.

"I have worked with the brilliant team at Bright Purple for 10 years now, and in that time they have introduced me to some of the best tech talent I've worked with over my whole career."


That Time When...our new video podcast is live!

Watch our new video podcast series on Youtube now! At Bright Purple, we draw inspiration from many places, people and businesses. While the tech industry is our bread and butter, we believe there is much to be learned from listening to the experiences of others, from all walks of life! So we've created THAT TIME WHEN...our new video podcast! Bright...

Pride Month: 6 Inspiring LGBTQ+ leaders in tech

As in many industries, there is a long history of discrimination and prejudice against the LGBTQ+ community in the tech world. In 1952, computer visionary and code-breaker Alan Turing was convicted for homosexuality. In 1968, computer pioneer Lynn Conway was dismissed from IBM in the midst of her transition. Thankfully, IBM are now industry leaders...


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