Location : Templecombe, United Kingdom
Thales people provide armed forces customers with operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission.
Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defence mission systems solutions at land, sea, and air.
Our platforms extend across the battlespace including Above and Sonar, Electronic Combat, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance systems.
Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer.
whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.
Thales UK has an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to join our Acoustic Engineer Team in Templecombe this role will be one of or growing business units, Maritime Mission Systems (MMS).
You will be engaging in the design, development, manufacture and test of acoustic transducers and Sonar hardware within the Thales MMS Acoustics Team.
Acoustic Engineers are involved throughout the product engineering lifecycle, from research and initial design concepts through to supporting production and in-service product support.
Responsibilities will include working on novel research programmes to develop the next generation of sensing technologies, transduction materials and enhanced measurement techniques.
This role would suit a Graduate ready to complete their studies in 2019, looking to kick start their career, or individuals with foundational experience in a related Engineering discipline with a desire to undertake a role in Engineering.
Key responsibilities and tasks :
Skills, experience & qualifications
g. acoustics, physics, product design, manufacturing engineering, mechanical and electrical engineering.
This vacancy also requires the individual to be able to obtain full Security Clearance (SC).
In line with Thales' Baseline Security requirements, candidates will be asked to provide evidence of identity, eligibility to work in the UK and employment and / or education history for up to three years.
Some vacancies may require full Security Clearance which can require further evidence to be provided. For further details of the evidence required to apply for Baseline and Security Clearance please refer to the Defence Business Services National Security Vetting (DBS NSV) Agency.
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