R&D Placements (Ref: 2171093)

Our team of Engineers in our Research and Development Centre of Excellence are responsible for designing and developing our electronic systems for a range of Global Car manufacturers.  In addition, they are responsible for identifying and developing new products in the automotive, industrial and medical fields. Areas Include:

  • Systems Development
  • Hardware Design
  • Embedded Software Design
  • ASIC Software
  • Sensor and ECU Design


We require high calibre students to join our teams to tap the huge potential of our world-leading product and to participate in the development of further automotive, industrial and medical products.  We are looking for people who are attracted to our work ethic, our drive for continued success and pride in our achievements.


We seek enthusiastic and ambitious individuals with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work both individually and as part of a team.  This is an exceptional opportunity to gain invaluable placement year experience working with very experienced Engineers within a progressive company.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. As an Investor in People, Schrader is committed to the provision of training, development and promotion opportunities. A comprehensive Induction programme is also available to all our new employees.

Please note that all successful candidates must undergo a medical examination which includes a drugs test.

Schrader Electronics is an equal opportunities employer