Ricardo Automotive Graduate Academy

Ricardo Automotive Graduate Academy

Performance Products Graduate Opportunities

We are now recruiting for our 2021 Performance Products Graduate programme - roles available in Manufacturing and Business Development. For more information visit here

To meet the world’s increasing requirement for innovative technological and engineering solutions, Ricardo is looking to recruit highly qualified graduates from the following engineering disciplines:

  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • Automotive
  • Mechatronics
  • Aerospace
  • Manufacturing
  • Software related 

Successful candidates will have a minimum 2:1 degree and ideally a MSc, MEng or BEng to work as part of a multinational and multidisciplined team. We are looking to recruit self-motivated engineers with a strong desire to work within the automotive industry demonstrated through workplace experience or outside interests. 

We will also consider candidates who have undertaken relevant work experience and are particularly interested in those who have a second European language. Evidence of interest in the following would be an advantage: Motorsport, restoration projects, formula student.

What applicants say about the process

As part of our team, we can offer you:

  • A dynamic and multi-skilled 2-year scheme
  • An accelerated development programme
  • 4 diverse placements around the business to broaden experience and realise your potential
  • Opportunity for international placements
  • Six monthly salary reviews
  • Engineering tomorrows world in multiple sectors
  • Fun and exciting work towards CEng/IEng - Mentor provided and fees covered
  • Become a STEM Ambassador and inspire the next generation of Engineers
  • The chance to develop working relationships at all levels
  • Recognition and celebration of your success

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Click here for testimonials from our young professionals

Graduate Open Days

Due to the pandemic we were unable to host any open days in 2020. We plan to host our next open day in Autumn 2021 - exact dates and locations are  yet to be confirmed. 

If you have any questions regarding our graduate programme, please email [email protected]  

Apply now for our 2021 Automotive Graduate Scheme 

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If you have any questions regarding our graduate programme or placements please email [email protected]

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