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Ricardo US


Ricardo US


Ricardo US

Santa Clara

Ricardo US

Detroit team

Ricardo US

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Ricardo US

Global Challenge 2015

Ricardo US

Team breakfast

Ricardo US

Detroit team outing

Ricardo US 

Our US business extends across three sites – Detroit Technical Campus in Van Buren Township, Michigan, Chicago Technical Campus in Burr Ridge, Illinois, and Santa Clara Technical Campus in Santa Clara, California.

We currently employ 200 people in Detroit, 75 in Chicago and 25 in Santa Clara, and the expertise we offer includes:

  • Engine, driveline and transmission, and hybrid and electrical power systems design and engineering
  • Full vehicle design and engineering
  • Defense systems design and engineering
  • Design and analysis software development and support
  • Technical consulting
  • Strategic consulting
  • Manufacturing

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Our facilities

We have modern, open-plan offices with catering facilities at all sites. Our sites also provide specialist manufacturing and testing facilities.

Roles we offer

We employ a very wide variety of experienced specialists, support staff and career starters in roles across:

  • Engineering
  • Consulting
  • Manufacturing
  • Research and development
  • Program management
  • Marketing
  • Administration and support services
  • Legal
  • HR
  • Finance

Our culture

Our staff describe the culture at Ricardo as truly unique. The mix and blend of talent and expertise is simply incredible. The atmosphere is always full of excitement and enthusiasm and everyone goes out of their way to bring as much as possible to their role. The quality of the genuine support and teamwork is plain to see. Everyone has the chance to be the best they can be and employees are really empowered by the company's leaders to develop themselves and their work.

We offer an annual calendar of social activities and recognize an employee each month who has distinguished themselves for their contribution to the team.

Training and development

We offer our employees lots of opportunity for internal and external training as part of their personal development plans.

Benefit schemes

Find out more about the benefits of working with us.

Benefits for employees and their families

What it's like to work at Ricardo

To give you a flavour of what it means to people to work with us, read profiles of a cross-section of our current employees.

Employee profiles

Want to know more?

Please feel free to get in touch with us if you'd like to know more about working with Ricardo US, or if you have specific questions about any of our advertised vacancies.

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Our location contact details

Ricardo Inc.

Detroit Technical Campus
40000 Ricardo Drive
Van Buren Township
MI 48111-1641
Tel: + (1) 734 397 6666
Fax: +(1) 734 397 6677
​E: dtcrecruiting@ricardo.com

Chicago Technical Campus
7850 S. Grant Street
Burr Ridge
IL 60527-5852
Tel: + (1) 630 789 0003
Fax: +(1) 630 789 0127
​E: dtcrecruiting@ricardo.com

Santa Clara Technical Campus
3540 Bassett Street
Santa Clara
CA 95054
Tel: +(1) 408 610 5555
E: dtcrecruiting@ricardo.com