Locations, roles and business sectors

Our UK-based business extends across 17 offices and technical centres, in the following locations:

  • Bristol
  • Cambridge (Cambridge Technical Centre)
  • Cardiff
  • Coalville
  • Derby
  • Didcot (Harwell)
  • Glasgow
  • Guildford
  • Leamington Spa (Midlands Technical Centre)
  • Leicester
  • London
  • Manchester
  • Preston
  • Sheffield
  • Shoreham-by-Sea (Shoreham Technical Centre, Ricardo Global Headquarters)
  • Warrington (Birchwood)
  • York

We offer roles within:

  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Software development
  • Independent certification
  • Technical and strategic consultingP
  • Project management
  • Marketing and business development
  • Health and safety
  • Legal
  • Finance
  • HR and other support functions

Within the UK, Ricardo operates within the following eight business sectors:

  • Automotive
  • Motorsport
  • Motorcycle
  • Commercial Vehicles
  • Off-Highway
  • Defence
  • Rail
  • Energy and Environment

Our facilities

Our facilities range from highly specified, purpose-built technical centres to more typical city-based offices, depending on the focus of the site. Some of our larger facilities offer on-site catering to staff.