In all critical environments - air, land, sea, space and cyberspace - decision-makers, operators, crews and members of our armed services and security forces are faced with millions of important decisions every day.  It is in supporting these people that Thales in the United States has a role to play.
We bring more than 100 years of experience applying technology solutions to U.S. customers. These solutions better equip decision-makers to assess and respond more effectively to the operational challenges they face. We enable our customers to ensure the safety and security of citizens, information and infrastructure and also civil and commercial operations of global enterprises.
Our employees and partners are passionate about customer success. Together we achieve a safer and more connected world by enabling innovation and technological achievement for advanced applications and capabilities.
It is our mission to never stop working to collaboratively solve the problems our customers face today and will face tomorrow.
Across the United States and worldwide, we are investing, innovating and improving the markets we serve to transform the way our customers do business.


At a glancE

Thales has a legacy of over 100 years of successful operation in the United States. Thales traces its roots to the Thomson-Houston Electric Company established in Philadelphia in 1892.
Today, the global, multi-domestic strategy of Thales has enabled it to grow across the United States and focus on aerospace, defense and security and transportation markets domestically and overseas.
U.S. Employees
primary locations in 13 states
2016 U.S. Revenue (billion)

Envisioning the Future

  • Disrupting the Now
    We believe that technology can make the world a safer place. By innovating with our customers and partners we are building the solutions that deliver real benefit to the markets we serve.
  • Digital Transformation
    Disruptive technologies have been taking main stage in recent years including artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing, connectivity, mobility and of course social media.


  • Aerospace in the United States
    We are a world leading innovator with a significant aerospace presence in the U.S. market. We continue to innovate in developing world-class in-flight entertainment, on-board electronics, avionics, air traffic management, and airport solutions.
  • Defense in the United States
    Serving ground, naval, airborne and airborne defense sectors - excelling in areas of tactical electronics equipment, information systems and communications capabilities that address technological and environmental challenges.
  • Security in the United States
    We supply mission-critical systems essential for providing safe and secure networks for people and places. Our security solutions in the U.S. range from complex transport systems to powerful encryption technologies, and beyond.
  • Space in the United States
    Through partnerships and joint ventures in the United States, Thales Alenia Space - a world leader in GEO, MEO and LEO satellite manufacturing - is developing mobile satellite solutions as well as working extensively with NASA.
  • Transportation in the United States
    We offer a wide range of rail signaling solutions and integrated transportation systems to ensure safe and secure transportation of goods and people.



For United States Candidates

Thales is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please read Thales Equal Opportunity Policy Statement.
Please read our Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

For more information about your rights as an applicant, please review EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement or EEO is the Law (Spanish) and EEO is the Law Supplement (Spanish).

If you need an accommodation or assistance in order to apply for a position with Thales, please call 703-519-6316 or email resourcing@us.thalesgroup.com.
Thales is an E-Verify employer, E-verify (Spanish), E-verify (English), Right to Work (English), Right to Work (Spanish).
U.S. Headquarters
+1 (703) 838-9685