Welcome to the Thales Hub

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. By combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create, we’re transforming the world around us.

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

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Undergrad intake: 40+
Graduate intake: 120+
We provide the secure network communications for 3.7 billion Chip & PIN transactions every year.
Enjoy watching films at 35,000 feet? We provide the technology for your in-flight entertainment.
We register more than 300 patents every year.
7% of UK revenue is reinvested in research & development.
90% of UK credit card transactions are secured by Thales.
80% of the world's pilots have used Thales' training devices.
95% of Network Rail's telecommunications infrastructure is maintained by Thales.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Lydia Saunders

Human Factors Engineer

"There are plenty of team socials, which are a lot of fun and make for a stronger working team."

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Alasdair Beddow

Electronics Engineer

"The things I like best about Thales are the variety of work and the freedom you have to develop your career."

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Kellie Barton

Test Methods & Design Engineer

"I’m involved in many aspects of the design of the test solution, from assessing requirements and selecting the necessary equipment and hardware, to designing the interfacing test adaptors."

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Luke Wilson

Software Engineer

"The Graduate Development Programme includes courses in key engineering principles, and I’ve received technical training in C++."

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Engineering Firm Thales UK Takes Bridgwater College Students on...

July 6th 2015   A team from Thales UK's security business has taken a group of students to Scotland, for a one day crash course in design thinking, hosted in the Glasgow Design Centre and accompanied by a tour of the Thales manufacturing facilities. The group of level 3 full-time 'pioneer' students from Bridgwater College are working with Somerset Chambers of Commerce, local businesses and Thales to 'co-design' a longer term programme of student challenges, for launch in September...