Embedded Software

Embedded Software

Embedded Software Solutions

Our team support businesses with bespoke embedded software solutions. We can support you with your product development from initial concept through to deploying stable builds of software platforms. Our team have a long history of providing innovative solutions to some of the world’s biggest brands and organisations. Get in touch with the team for more information about our embedded software solutions.

Why Ricardo for Embedded Software?

Ricardo develop embedded systems software on baremetal, lightweight ROTS as well as the AUTOSAR framework, which is widely adopted by many of the world’s leading OEMs. Our expert team of engineers develop innovative software solutions to support the development of new products. We can provide expertise on software solutions, develop bespoke systems from the ground up, or provide project support on existing development programs.


With over 100 years of experience delivering innovative solutions worldwide, for an impressive range of clients across various sectors. Our Software Engineering team can support you with your embedded software requirements, from developing operating systems and firmware to application specific software and more. Our technical centres offer in-house design, testing, manufacturing and prototyping services complementing our expert strategic consultancy.


Ricardo’s dedicated software engineering team focus on delivering specific solutions for a variety of project demands. Our global technical centres provide innovative engineering, testing, prototyping and manufacturing. Take a look at our core capabilities in embedded software development below:

  • Requirements elicitation
  • Architecture definition
  • Concept definition
  • High level & low level design
  • Implementation and unit testing
  • Calibration and optimisation
  • Test and validation
  • Fleet data activation & prognostics
  • Test data management & analytics


Ricardo works across a broad range of market sectors and industries. Our Embedded Software Development solutions are offered to clients operating within the Automotive, Defence, Marine and Aerospace sectors. We primarily design and develop solutions for following types of applications:

  • Passenger vehicles
  • Commercial vehicles
  • Off-highway vehicles
  • Motorcycles
  • Rail
  • Aerospace
  • Maritime
  • Defence
  • Industrial

Our Clients

Our clients from across our global consultancy include OEMs in automotive, rail and aerospace. We’ve worked with some of the world’s largest vehicle manufacturers on specific embedded software projects and continue to provide support and assistance. Get in touch for more information.