Wave of recruitment continues in 2018
Thales is primarily seeking engineers and managers to work in R&D (software, hardware and systems engineering), but also in manufacturing, customer service and bid & project management. The company is also expanding its Artificial Intelligence research teams. In addition to its current staff of 150 people, Thales is recruiting around 30 junior specialists and experts in AI, primarily in France and Canada. As the number of cyberattacks grows, Thales is also expanding its cybersecurity businesses, and is seeking to hire 400 cyber specialists worldwide, including 200 in France
According to various rankings of favourite companies — Universum, Capital, Glassdoor, LinkedIn — Thales is considered highly attractive by employees and young people, a trend that is expected to continue in 2018. The latest listing published by Le Figaro and Cadremploi places Thales in third position in the overall ranking, after Google and Airbus, and in first position among engineering school students and recent graduates.