Mission: Thales is a global tech enterprise, where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defense, security and space, our people test the limits of engineering, delivering solutions that push the ...
Thales Talk # 1 - Disrupting the Now
Watch Alan Pellegrini CEO of Thales USA explaining what Thales is doing today!
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We’re excited to announce that the new state-of-the-art Hibiscus facility in Melbourne, Florida is complete. The open plan environment was designed to create an environment of collaboration; cultivate a space to share knowledge and create a culture of design thinking.
Combined with our new Customer Experience Center, EMI chamber, RF Lab capability and increased meeting and collaboration spaces, the new work-space supports our vision for our future.
Whenever a critical decision needs to be made, we are there. To help create a safer world, we serve five keys sectors :
Our expertise allows our customers to find the right solutions for difficult problems in challenging environments. We are proud of the role we play in a world that is increasingly mobile, interconnected, interdependent and dangerous.
Together. Safer. Everywhere.
Customer trustTo succeed, we must work as partners with our customers, listening to them, anticipating their needs and finding solutions together. By delivering on our promises and providing state-of-the-art solutions and top-quality service, we ensure the long-term satisfaction of our customers.
One Team, One ThalesWe share responsibilities in a culture of loyalty, partnership and transparency. We encourage solidarity and cooperation at every level of the organisation. We are all on the same team and united in our actions.
Developing our peopleSupporting the professional development of each employee is fundamental. We respect diversity and promote knowledge-sharing. We encourage dialogue. And we promote collective achievements as well as individual talents.
Accountable and committed to excellenceWe strive to achieve excellence by acting with integrity, loyalty, accountability and professionalism in everything we do.
Agile and innovative
We aim to continually improve quality and work more efficiently. This means being ready to take risks, always demonstrating leadership, deciding quickly and acting on our decisions immediately. We strive to build on new ideas to achieve a competitive advantage.
Our overreaching purpose is to protect people, property and information. The common denominator across the five markets we serve is safety. From cybersecurity to air traffic management, the solutions we design help to address the major security issues of today and tomorrow.
The best way for us to deal with complex problems is to work hand-in-hand with our customers. Together, we can achieve the goal to build a safer world. Cooperation is essential to our philosophy: it is one of our core values. We partner with our customers every day to understand their challenges and to anticipate their needs. From product design to training, our customers benefit from our technical expertise. The results are dependable solutions that deliver long-term satisfaction.
We operate everywhere our customers are. Our local teams work closely with our customers to understand their needs and help them solve their problems.
I worked at Thales full-time
Competitive pay with great benefits and global career opportunities
Top down effort to transform company through investment in tools and personnel development
Driven to succeed in extremely competitive and disruptive market
Challenging work environment due to transformation, bi-coastal integration/coordination and high volume NPI projects
Engineering oriented company with lean shared service functions (IT, HR, Fin) that struggle to support business growth and internal customer requirements
Advice to Management
Continued focus on tool and personnel investment
Create dedicated project office to support and coordinate major acquisitions and integrations
I applied online. I interviewed at Thales (Melbourne, FL) in April 2017.
1. HR Called, discussion about profile of mine and job requirement
2. followed by technical interview (30-45min) - via phone
3. Onsite interview for 3-3 n half hr
4. After 4-5 days offer was made
HR team is super active. They keep you posted about whats going on, travel detail (each detail about travel - flight, car/cab, food, etc)
Reimbursement of expense is also very fast and with no problem