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  • Administrator
    Regular Employment - United Kingdom

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    AQUILA Air Traffic Management Services is a partnership between a leading UK air navigation services specialist and Thales, a driving force in UK and global air traffic management. Together, we are deploying our expert knowledge to improve military air traffic management in the UK. It’s a transformational project. One that will ensure UK military air traffic is managed by a modern, cost-effective and world-class system.

    Join AQUILA as an Office Administrator where you will be providing administrative and support to the business to ensure the smooth running of the office in accordance with the business needs.


    Accountabilities:
    • Typing, letter and report writing and dealing with telephone and email enquiries efficiently, including external contacts and the Customer, taking appropriate action, escalating or liaising with staff in other business areas if necessary.
    • Devising and maintaining office systems ensuring that the administrative activities run efficiently, by providing structure and process to others.
    • Undertake PA duties for Executive members of the team as required.
    • Ensuring dedicated meeting rooms are equipped to the required standard.
    • Creating and maintaining electronic filing systems in Sharepoint, and using other using content management systems to maintain and update websites and internal databases, including:
    1. manipulating statistical data
    2. organising the operations and procedures for storage, retention, protection, retrieval, transfer, and disposal of computer based information and documentation
    • Scheduling and attending meetings, creating agendas and taking minutes, co-ordination and arrangements
    • Producing correspondence and documents and to maintain presentations, records, spreadsheets and databases
    • Acting as section building custodian and focal point for all office issues including fault reporting and tracking, liaison with the IT, maintenance teams and facilities management to ensure business continuity is maintained.
    • Ordering and maintaining stationery and equipment working within office budgets, and managing invoices for purchases
    • Arranging travel and accommodation for staff or customers and other external contacts; liaising with colleagues and external contacts to book travel and accommodation
    • Photocopying and printing various documents, sometimes on behalf of other colleagues
    • Arranging in-house and external events
    • Problem solving and show initiative, escalating issues only when necessary
    • Management of confidential and sensitive documents


    Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Personal Qualities
    • Ability to distil complex information and problems, quickly being able identifying and separate the strategic, critical and important elements
    • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
    • Strong analytical skills and excellent attention to detail with a logical and structured approach work
    • A sound understanding of the business with excellent organisational skills
    • The ability and confidence to make sound and effective decisions
    • Robust, resilient, credible, self-confident and persuasive
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including report writing and presentation skills
    • Competent user of software packages, such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Powerpoint, Excel, Access and Sharepoint
    • Shorthand would be an advantage

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  • Security Assurance Engineer
    Regular Employment - United Kingdom
    AQUILA Air Traffic Management Services is a partnership between NATS, a leading UK air navigation services specialist and Thales, a driving force in UK and global air traffic management. Together, we are deploying our expert knowledge to improve military air traffic management in the UK. It’s a transformational project named Project Marshall, which, will deliver ongoing service efficiency savings for UK military terminal air traffic services throughout the 22 year life of the programme.

    Join Aquila as a Security Assurance Engineer where you will be responsible for leading, managing and deveoping the security rationale and accrediation related to Project Marshall. As the Security Assurance Engineer, you will maintain and refresh the security design of all management equipment and systems within the Aquila scope of supply.


    Key Accountabilities:

    Delivery of successful accreditation of systems or services for HMG customers.
    Excellent working knowledge of ISO27001, JSP440 and JSP490 in a way to provide design critiques of new system designs and guidance to Aquila suppliers on delivering systems that can be accredited.

    Analyse system design, solution and network diagrams to identify vulnerabilities and make recommendations to remediate the risk.
    Knowledge of and ability to apply and interpret HMG information assurance standards and guidance.


    Develop, and get approve RMADS for accreditations containing the following:

    • Using repeatable and consistent risk assessment techniques to identify cyber security risks throughout the life cycle of assigned information systems, services or business solutions
    • Co-ordinate the identification of suitable risk treatment options in the context of the business and ensures these are traceable to risks
    • Develop security evidence as required to enable the effective and consistent application of an organisations risk management process: ensuring these are necessary and proportionate and match the business requirement. Avoids producing unnecessary documentation
    • Liaise with the Accreditor and/or Risk Owner to gain RMADS approval.
    • Undertake preliminary or fact finding enquiries into security incidents.
    • Present effective security briefings to users or local management.
    • Draft requirements for IT Health Checks or audits and assists in remediating findings.
    • Manage or supervise Security & Information Risk Advisors the MOD applies to Aquila operations
    • Ensure the maintenance of excellent customer relations and satisfaction with the solution and services delivered by the company. Engage as required with other AQUILA functions in order to ensure that the company can meet its technical and security commitments.

    Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Personal Qualities
    • Degree in Engineering discipline, equivalent relevant professional qualification or relevant experience gained from within an Air Traffic Management Engineering environment.
    • Relevant System/Security Engineering experience
    • Relevant experience of high-integrity real-time systems within large scale, multi-disciplined projects and practical experience of systems engineering and/or security engineering.
    • Strong focus on delivery
    • Strong customer focus and dedication to team work and exceptional standards of technical delivery.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • The ability to work proactively, within a defined framework, with a minimum of direct supervision highly motivated in the discharge of responsibilities and accountabilities
    * Li-RD

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  • Engineer, Systems
    Regular Employment - Etats-Unis d'Amerique
     

    TOGETHER WE ENTERTAIN MORE THAN 750,000 PASSENGERS A DAY WHILE IN-FLIGHT<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

     

    Have you ever wondered what it takes to develop a world-class entertainment system 30,000 feet in the air? Thales InFlyt Experience products offer end-to-end solutions that support our customers before, during and after the flight. Thales supplies in-flight entertainment and connectivity experiences to more than 60 airlines around the globe and as a trusted airline partner is committed to building its position as an industry leader. We are proud that our InFlyt Experience systems are used by over 274 million passengers a year on the more than 150,000 systems delivered. Our InFlyt Experience team continues to power the innovation, vision and brilliance needed to deliver a first-class customer experience – so be a part of something big, join Thales.

     

    At Thales, we design solutions that equip the aviation community with fully connected end-to-end solutions to transport passengers and cargo while improving safety and security and simplifying operational management, in partnership with aircraft manufacturers and service providers. We enable two-thirds of planes to take off and land safely even in the most densely crowded skies. We create in-flight entertainment systems that equip more than 1,700 aircraft to provide passengers with a more satisfying and connected flying experience. We develop the avionics that control the world’s largest commercial airline fleets and help further increase fuel and operational efficiencies, shorten travel and turn-around times. Our simulators train the next generation of pilots for fighter jets, transport and search and rescue helicopters. At Thales, this is what we do every day.

     

    Together, each and every member of our aerospace team makes a difference.

     

    In the U.S., we employ more than 3,000 people across more than 20 locations in 13 states. We are a leading technology provider serving five mission-critical markets: aerospace, defense, security, space and transportation. Globally, we employ more than 62,000 people in 56 countries allowing us to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the demands of some of the most complex environments on the planet.

     

    At Thales, we believe technology can make the world a better place. For us this is more than a job, it’s our passion. Together, with our customers and partners around the globe, we are working to build smarter solutions because everywhere safety and security matter, we deliver.


    We are currently looking for a
    Senior System Test Engineer  to join the Thales Engineering team in Irvine, CA.

     

    The Senior System Test Engineer is responsible for the efficient and thorough execution of all System Verification & Validation (V&V) activities on In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) systems.

    The Senior System Test Engineer is the primary focal for testing activities and works with their team to ensure customer satisfaction by completion of planned test activities/tasks. She/he has deep knowledge of operating, configuring and troubleshooting IFE systems, simulators, interfaces, and is an expert in all IVV methods and practices applied at Thales IFE.  He/she is a focal expert in key test knowledge areas and takes initiative to share technical knowledge to boost team capability.  She/he provides advanced input for the creation of test plans. 

    The Senior System Test Engineer is highly familiar with the systems requirements as well as customer operational scenarios and creates high quality defect records for all defects he/she observes. Additionally he/she is responsible for the overall configuration and health of the system under test as well as maintaining a clean and organized  lab environment.

     

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    ·         Be the primary focal for testing activities during Verification & Validation phase.

    ·         Be a technical expert in key IFE system test knowledge areas.

    ·         Actively share technical and process knowledge across team to boost team capability.

    ·         Be responsible for the proper application of all planned testing methodologies & procedures

    ·         Adapt generic test method to specific customer configuration.

    ·         Support automated testing initiatives to customer projects.

    ·         Perform daily status reporting and additional statistical reporting when needed

    ·         Find defects as early as possible to prevent defect escapes to the customer

    ·         Create high quality defect records based on findings during the test activities. (Identification of defects, clear comprehensive description, initial assessment of severity)

    ·         Perform lab conformity by verifying lab installations / racks against specifications (SW & HW).

     

     

    Required Skills and Experience:

     

    ·         Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

    ·         2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    ·         Knowledge of Unix /Linux/ Android systems

    ·         Knowledge of Ethernet networks

    ·         Knowledge of common defect management tools (ClearQuest / Jira)

    ·         Mid-level skill in working with office suites (Microsoft Office / Open Office)

    ·         Familiarity with Agile environment

     

    Your contributions to Thales’ cutting-edge products will make possible the continued delivery of excellence. If your skills, experience and attitude are a match and you are looking for exciting challenges, please apply now using the link below and we will be in touch.

    At Thales USA, we provide careers – not jobs.

    Visit https://www.thalesgroup.com/careers to find our full list of open positions.

    Thales is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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  • Principal Systems Architect
    Regular Employment - Etats-Unis d'Amerique
     

    TOGETHER WE ENTERTAIN MORE THAN 750,000 PASSENGERS A DAY WHILE IN-FLIGHT<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

     

    Have you ever wondered what it takes to develop a world-class entertainment system 30,000 feet in the air? Thales InFlyt Experience products offer end-to-end solutions that support our customers before, during and after the flight. Thales supplies in-flight entertainment and connectivity experiences to more than 60 airlines around the globe and as a trusted airline partner is committed to building its position as an industry leader. We are proud that our InFlyt Experience systems are used by over 274 million passengers a year on the more than 150,000 systems delivered. Our InFlyt Experience team continues to power the innovation, vision and brilliance needed to deliver a first-class customer experience – so be a part of something big, join Thales.

     

    At Thales, we design solutions that equip the aviation community with fully connected end-to-end solutions to transport passengers and cargo while improving safety and security and simplifying operational management, in partnership with aircraft manufacturers and service providers. We enable two-thirds of planes to take off and land safely even in the most densely crowded skies. We create in-flight entertainment systems that equip more than 1,700 aircraft to provide passengers with a more satisfying and connected flying experience. We develop the avionics that control the world’s largest commercial airline fleets and help further increase fuel and operational efficiencies, shorten travel and turn-around times. Our simulators train the next generation of pilots for fighter jets, transport and search and rescue helicopters. At Thales, this is what we do every day.

     

    Together, each and every member of our aerospace team makes a difference.

     

    In the U.S., we employ more than 3,000 people across more than 20 locations in 13 states. We are a leading technology provider serving five mission-critical markets: aerospace, defense, security, space and transportation. Globally, we employ more than 62,000 people in 56 countries allowing us to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the demands of some of the most complex environments on the planet.

     

    At Thales, we believe technology can make the world a better place. For us this is more than a job, it’s our passion. Together, with our customers and partners around the globe, we are working to build smarter solutions because everywhere safety and security matter, we deliver.


    We are currently looking for a Principal
    Systems Architect to join the Thales Engineering team in Irvine, CA.

     

    The Principal Systems Architect will be responsible for the following areas: In-Flight Entertainment & Connectivity systems specifications, design and support to integration, troubleshooting, validation & verifications. The systems design area includes systems-level requirement definitions using Scaled Agile Framework practices and tools (VersionOne, jama, Confluence, JIRA), systems architecture analysis through modeling and simulation (Exata, …) and the generation of respective documentation working with all Engineering disciplines (TeamCenter). It may include writing Statement of Work for third party suppliers and coordinating design teams and 3rd party suppliers. The job also consists in analyzing existing architectures for adding new features, services or devices.

     Key Responsibilities:

     

    1.        Plans, coordinates, and organizes phases of the project to completion; utilizes schedules to organize and understand his/her project tasks and manages them throughout the system design and verification phases.

    2.      Commits on schedule and budget constraints for the projects s/he is responsible for.

    3.       Identifies and resolves potential problems before they occur therefore minimizing the impact to schedule and cost.

    4.      Generates documentation for each respective phase.  The definition phase includes the following documentation: Systems Requirements Specification, Interface Control Documentation, Modeling and Simulation Documentation.

    5.      Exercises a high degree of initiative and independent judgment in coordinating his/her work with peer personnel within the group and external groups as well.

    6.      Provides recommendations for determining technical and long-range goals.

    7.      Manages, documents, and ensures product compliance with customer requirements.

    8.      Conducts systems design reviews and actively participates in hardware/software peer reviews.

    9.      In post-delivery support, assists with problem isolation/identific

     

    Required Skills and Experience:

     

    ·         BSEE or BSCS with 10 years of experience in related fields is required.

    ·         Design skills in audio, video, multimedia, secure IP networks and embedded

    ·         systems.

    ·         Programming and simulation skills.

    ·         Knowledge of audio & video streaming and IPTV technologies.

    ·         Knowledge of computer and network security, encryption standards, key

    ·         management and electronic payment technologies.

    ·         Knowledge of WAN, LAN, wireless data communications (Wi-Fi, WiMAX,

    ·         Bluetooth), cellular telephony (UMTS, CDMA, 3G, EV-DO, LTE…), satellite

    ·         communications (Inmarsat).

     

     

     

    Your contributions to Thales’ cutting-edge products will make possible the continued delivery of excellence. If your skills, experience and attitude are a match and you are looking for exciting challenges, please apply now using the link below and we will be in touch.

    At Thales USA, we provide careers – not jobs.

    Visit https://www.thalesgroup.com/careers to find our full list of open positions.

    Thales is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

     

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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