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. If you’re a graduate who’s keen to embark on a stimulating career, or an undergraduate looking for an internship,...

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Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical
  • 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.

Luke Peel

Software Engineer

Up until now I started with a Summer Internship in 2009 before going to university in September. The work was interesting and I had no idea what to expect on my first day, but I liked it so much that I’ve worked at Thales every summer...

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Lydia Saunders

Human Factors Engineer

Up until now I started by learning about the urban railway, specifically the London Underground, and our products. Once I’d mastered the basics, I moved into project work and was surprised how quickly I was given responsibility. I really...

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Luke Wilson

Software Engineer

Up until now My Thales career has been spent exclusively in a dynamic software department within Maritime Mission Systems in Cheadle, providing infrastructure components on all domains of sonar technology in one form or another. I produced a...

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

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...

Top tips for landing a role at Thales

Laura Herbert – Early Careers Resourcing Business Partner, Thales UK. So, it has finally arrived – the dreaded day when your tenure as a student is fast approaching its conclusion and ‘the real world’ beckons. After navigating the hustle and bustle of the Careers Fair at your University and sifting through all the literature (not to mention the awesome freebies) that you acquired, making the leap from student to graduate employee is starting to look a little daunting...