Location: Crawley, United Kingdom
Thales people architect solutions that enable two-thirds of planes to take off and land safely. We create in-flight entertainment systems that engross 50 million fliers every year and we develop the avionics that control the world’s largest commercial aircrafts. Our simulators train the next generation of pilots for fighter jets, transporters and search and rescue helicopters. And, together, each and every member of our aerospace team makes a difference.
Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer. We innovate across five major industries; Aerospace, Defence, Ground Transportation, Security and Space. Your health and well-being matters to us and that’s why we offer you the flexibility to do what’s important to you; whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.
Do you have an interest in working on cutting edge simulation technology?
Would you like to work in a highly focused and supported team who will support you with your development?
What the role has to offer:
Tangibility of the product – ability to see your output, the end product and deliver to the end user and seeing the pilots using this and getting their feedback
Working in the portfolio team, who are really focussed, supportive and work closely together to achieve their objectives
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Systems Integrator to join the department who are responsible for the delivery of Full Flight Simulators and Flat Panel devices for existing and new simulators and supporting the training services.
Some of the projects worked on include the A400M, Crowsnest, FSTA and High G
The Systems Integrator is a key role on simulation projects and they will lead the integration of software sub-systems and hardware and prepare the system for verification and validation
This role is supporting the A400M portfolio, which is a combination of physical deliveries and software updates to keep the simualtors in line with the actual aircraft. You will be responsible for the integration of the latest software development and updates for the aircraft A400M portfolio for customers in the UK and Europe, as well as working on new Full Flight Simulators for our European Customer
You will work with Subject Matter experts across the various A400 systems, PDA, technical and key engineering leads and the end users (Pilots).
An experienced systems engineer, you will have worked within systems integration and ideally have knowledge of integration of flight systems.
A strong problem solver, able to think critically and work under pressure to demanding timescales, together with excellent communication skills.
What We Can Offer
We’re committed to giving you opportunities to be your best. We believe in embracing the passion and potential of our people, and to achieve this we offer market leading training, development and experiences, along with the opportunity to be mentored and coached by some of the smartest minds in the industry. We hire from within as our first priority, so you’ll have a myriad of opportunities within our diverse, global organisation.
The future is full of challenges; each new change and technology will create situations no one has had to deal with before or even anticipated and it will happen at an even faster pace than today.
Our 3 priorities throughout the crisis remain constant:
To continue to protect all our employees’ health and financial wellbeing.
To safeguard the business and continue to deliver for our customers as best we can.
And, to ensure that Thales is best placed to recover quickly.
Your health and well-being matters to us and that’s why we offer you the flexibility to do what’s important to you; whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.
If you are interested in this role, we would encourage you to have informal chat with the Talent Acquisition Partner.
Thales is an equal opportunities employer and diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of Thales.
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At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!