NXP owns and operates from 7 sites across the United Kingdom covering design, research and development, and sales operations. The representative businesses of our activity in the UK include IP&L, Automotive, RF Connectivity Solutions, Security & Connectivity, and MOSFETs.


Acquired through the purchase of the company Code Red Technologies in 2013, this small Cambridge site is home to a number of R&D engineers working within NXP's Microcontroller Business Line, primarily working on the MCUXpresso IDE software development toolchain.


Across the border into Scotland is the new NXP Glasgow site, opened in 2017 bringing together 2 of the Scottish sites. The main businesses are Automotive and Security and Connectivity providing an opportunity to drive solutions in the area of autonomous cars with its associated security challenges. The multidisciplinary Automotive team works on advanced microcontroller products across multiple business lines. The S&C team is part of NXP’s Crypto and Security Organisation, providing advanced cryptographic technology to support products and solutions where security is a primary requirement. There is a large supply chain team supporting the automotive business.


Also in Scotland, NXP Livingston is part of the Security and Connectivity Secure Identification Solutions organisation focusing on designing, building, testing, and certifying secure software technologies. Specialising in the operating systems and applications for secure microcontrollers; such as the SmartMX, solutions are used globally in the Finance and eID sectors.


Redhill is the home of the Intellectual Property & Litigation Department (IP&L) for NXP Semiconductors UK. NXP's IP&L Department closely cooperates with all NXP businesses, research, and development organizations and has extensive contacts with IP agents, IP offices, and other governmental bodies in the various countries of the world.


Based in the South of Yorkshire, NXP Sheffield is home to the UK arm of NXP’s RF Connectivity Solutions. Primarily undertaking the research and development of hardware and software solutions for low-power wireless networks and Internet of Things.


Part of Automotive R&D our Southampton site is the home of research and development engineers designing ICs for keyless-entry, start-stop, and immobilizer systems for the automotive market. Located in a rural area close to Southampton, the site was constructed from a 200-year old former farm building in 2011.


Based from Regus Offices in Stokenchurch, this is the Home of the Global Sales and Marketing (GSM) team that cover our Automotive and Non-Automotive, UK, and Ireland focus Tier 1-3 and Target Mass Market Accounts. The EMEA Head of Customer Application Support (CAS) and the FAE Technical Director for the RF, SI&P, and MCU CAS teams (UK, Nordic, and Eastern Europe) are also based here along with Regional Marketing for MCUs.

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