Thales Trainee Program 2021 (f/m)

Job Overview

Thales is a global technology leader shaping the world of tomorrow today. The Group provides solutions, services and products to customers in the aeronautics, space, transport, digital identity and security, and defence markets. With 83,000 employees in 68 countries, Thales generated sales of €19 billion in 2019.

Thales is investing in particular in digital innovations – connectivity, Big Data, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity – technologies that support businesses, organisations and governments in their decisive moments.

In Austria customers in rail transportation, air traffic, cybersecurity and defence missions rely on Thales. Additionally, our expertise in signalling gives people and goods in Central and Eastern European markets, like Hungary, Bulgaria, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Macedonia, Croatia, Serbia and Albania, the connected journey they deserve.

With 400 employees at the Vienna site, Thales supports its customers in every decisive moment.

Thales Trainee Program 2021 (f/m)

Thales Austria is the right place if you want to get on the right track for your career. We invite you to apply for a highly attractive Traineeship at Thales Austria, which presents a new, exciting and challenging opportunity to further develop your professional knowledge.


This unique program is dedicated to well-advanced students from fields such as Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Railway Infrastructure, Project Management, Communication Technology, Information Management and IT-Security who actively engage their bright minds to bring innovative ideas. Ideally you have already finished your bachelor’s degree and you are currently pursuing your master’s degree. We expect good English language skills, German would be beneficial. Other language skills are an advantage.


Under consideration of your professional qualification and your personal interests, you will pass through a station, where you will have the opportunity to manage interesting and challenging tasks and meet individual goals.

We offer the following stations:

  • Hardware Integration & Qualification:
    • EMC Test support
    • Support mechanical test
  • Formal Modelling:
    • Evaluate and design formal models for a vital railway platform
  • Marketing & Communications

This program for motivated and talented students is planned from February/March 2021 for a period of approximately 6 months. Please apply online from October 29th to November 30th, 2020 and send us your documents such as CV and motivation letter, where you mention your availability (part-/full-time) and the station you are interested in. The remuneration will depend on your qualifications, starting at € 1,568.– monthly gross salary for full time with an automatic raise according to the applicable collective agreement after 4 months of traineeship. For more information visit our website.


Thales Austria is committed to equality and diversity. In particular female applicants are encouraged to apply.


Does our offer sound interesting to you?
Please apply online under Thales Trainee Program 2021 f m


Thales Austria GmbH

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