Keywords:
Engineering
Type:
Permanent employment
Location:
Hengelo
Education:
Associate degree (EQF 5), Bachelor (EQF 6), Master (EQF 7)
Published:
17/08/2018
Status:
Open
Apply before:
18/10/2019
Hours p/wk:
40
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Description:

In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our achitects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.

 

About us
With 80.000 talents working in 68 countries, we are one of the biggest high-tech employers in the field of safety and security. In the Netherlands, where 2000 employees are based, we are located in four cities: Huizen, Delft, Eindhoven and Hengelo (HQ). Together with an extensive ecosystem of knowledge partners, customers and suppliers, we work on radars for naval vessels, cyber security solutions, transportation systems, communication equipment for land forces, cryogenic cooling solutions and research & development for radar tech (in collaboration with TU Delft). 

Within the Engineering cluster the applications department is responsible for the development of combat and information management systems for navy ships, integration with sensor- and weapon systems as well as the development of sensor processing applications. These complex systems contain advanced solutions for information processing, information management and the user interaction with both sensor- and weapon systems. Our product offers essential support for missions varying from anti-piracy to ballistic missile defense.

For the applications engineering platform team Thales is looking for talented

 

Infrastructure Security Engineers

About the job

As an infrastructure engineer you will work in multidisciplinary Agile teams. These teams develop and test the infrastructure platform for the combat management systems, the radar systems and the optical sensor systems. The development teams are responsible for the entire development chain – requirements analysis, development, testing, validation and demonstrating the current status of the product. Cybersecurity is an important part of the whole process. Thales highly values the application of modern technologies and methodologies.

 

About you

Do you have a passion for technology, do you enjoy constantly developing your skills and are you interested in working on Naval Command & Control systems? Then you are the person we are looking for.

 

You are a talented infrastructure engineer, with >5 years’ experience, who enjoys designing, developing and testing complex infrastructure solutions. With every design decision you take, security is the first thing you consider. An expert level understanding of networking equipment by several vendors, the Linux operating system and  virtualization/containerization technology is important. The ability to explain your vision to all types of stakeholders is key to successfully fulfilling this job.

You hold a HBO or WO degree in System and Network engineering, IT Service management or comparable. Your colleagues are recognized experts in the field and will help you get up to speed and Thales will gladly invest in your development.

An important requirement to fulfil this role is flexibility and the ability to communicate efficiently in English to all types of stakeholders.

 

Thales offers you

  • An interesting job in a high tech environment;
  • A lot of room for your personal development and own initiatives
  • The option to grow within the organization in different directions including within engineering, into management, commercially or internationally;
  • An open and flexible working environment where work-life balance is considered very important. 

Interested?

Would you like to apply directly?  Then click on the button ‘Apply now’ to show your interest.

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!