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Electronic & Embedded Software Placement Year

Bristol, Burton (Staffordshire), Dorking (Surrey) & Glasgow. Multiple vacancies.

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About Us

We are a systems and engineering technology consultancy that helps organisations deliver innovative engineering to make lives safe, secure, sustainable and affordable. Our people join us to make an impact on the world and to learn from some of the best minds in the industry. Our people stay with us because they value our highly supportive team environment and the career opportunities provided by our sustained growth.

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Team Information

Our people are at the very heart of what we do, they are the reason our clients work with us to solve some of their greatest challenges.

Our electronics and embedded software engineers are based in our Bristol, Burton, Glasgow and Dorking offices, as well as supporting clients at their sites. Our engineers apply their technical skills to tackle problems on behalf of our clients; to take a systems view to understand their needs and consult and deliver sustainable and safe solutions that truly add value.

We pride ourselves at Frazer-Nash in supporting our Early Careers Engineers to utilise and develop their technical skills working as part of project teams under the coaching and mentorship of experienced Electronics and Embedded Control specialists. Within our IET accredited Professional Development Scheme, we will work with you, tailoring your project tasking, along with technical, project management and consultative training with the goal of getting you in a position to attain Chartered Engineer status during the first 5 years of your career.


What you’ll be doing at Frazer-Nash

Are you someone who can look beyond the task presented, who has a desire to apply their technical skills to tackle problems in new industries; to take a systems view to understand our clients’ needs and consult and deliver sustainable solutions that truly add value.

We'll teach you to hone your problem-solving skills and work with clients from a huge range of industries, all from day one. You’ll expand your experience, potential and curiosity at the same time.

Our projects are varied both in scale and industry sector. We typically have a diverse portfolio of projects ranging from designing prototype electronics / Internet of Things (IoT) devices, developing Hardware in the Loop (HiL) test environments for the assurance of safety critical functions, through to developing large-scale control systems for some of the most complex and high-profile engineering projects in the UK today. This diversity and the growth of our electronics capability provides a wealth of opportunities for career development and progression within our team.

What you’ll need?

  • Working towards a projected (minimum 2:1 grade) in an institution accredited degree in either Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or General Engineering
  • University or relevant experience in embedded software development.
  • University or relevant experience in analogue and digital electronics.
  • Good communication and openness to learn and develop your technical and consulting skills.
  • Tenacity and determination to achieve an outcome and then build on it

What can Frazer-Nash offer you?

  • To be part of the unique Frazer-Nash team and become a valued member of the Electronic and Embedded Software department.
  • To work on things that really matter to deliver a: safe, secure, and sustainable future.
  • The opportunity to develop your own client and internal relationships to grow your project portfolio.
  • Relevant industry experience that you can apply to your final years of study at university.
  • Opportunity to secure a graduate role following successful completion of your Placement year.
  • Opportunity to have a mentor support you throughout your year in industry and support you throughout your professional development.


  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days' holiday entitlement
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Private healthcare membership

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Opportunity Overview

  • December 17th, 2021
  • Multiple vacancies
  • £20,000 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • 1 year
  • Bristol, Burton, Staffordshire, Dorking, Surrey and Glasgow
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Automotive
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics

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