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Thales Overview

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Courbevoie (France)
10000+ employees
2000
Company - Public (HO)
Aerospace & Defence
£5 to £10 billion (GBP) per year
Unknown
There’s no end to the ground-breaking solutions we come up with at Thales. From in-flight entertainment to cyber security, no project is too big or too complex to defeat the ingenious minds that work here. Together we take on the toughest technological challenges ... Read more

Thales Reviews

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Thales Chairman and CEO Patrice Caine
Patrice Caine
16 Ratings
  • "A good company to work if you want a steady job and dont worry about career progression"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Manchester, England
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Manchester, England

    I have been working at Thales full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible Time.
    37hours a week.
    Interesting projects
    Inovating techonologies

    Cons

    Management tend to let important decisions to last minute
    The average age is quite high which sometimes limits the younger people to progress in their career.
    Some HR processes are still using really old methodologies

    Advice to Management

    Think ahead and give responsabilities to younger professionals so they can grow.

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Thales Interviews

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    Business Graduate Scheme Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reading, England
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Thales (Reading, England).

    Interview

    I filled in the application online. About 4 months later I was contacted to attend an assessment centre. Had team work and a few test. One of them being numerical reasoning test. Waited about a month or so to be told of the result via email.

    Interview Questions

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Company Updates

  • Thales are featured in the Where Women Work magazine! Find out why Thales in the UK is a great place for women to work via our feature at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQnO8

  • Thales are headline sponsors of Euro Cyber Week, during which we are showcasing Thales Cyber careers with some of our employee stories. Discover more about who we are and what we do in cyber – and how you can be a part of it! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQapN

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Thales Awards & Accolades

  • Universum IDEAL™ Employer - Engineering, Universum, 2016

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