Thales is expanding its presence in Romania through the development of a Group Engineering Competence Centre (ECC), reinforcing its position as a leader in all its markets.
Launching in early 2019 in Bucharest, the ECC will deliver solutions beyond ground transportation, in a number of core Thales business areas, from space and defence, to security and aeronautics. The ECC will deliver a first class Thales engineering capability in Romania thanks to the existing ecosystem of skilled engineers and the agile environment that Bucharest has to offer.

Configuration Specialist
Paid internship at THALES SYSTEMS ROMANIA · Starts after academic term
  • – QA & Technical Support
  • – Software technologies in Automatic Control, Industrial And Systems Engineering
  • room București
Required skills:

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Present in Romania for over 40 years, Thales is expanding its presence in the country by growing its Digital capabilities and by developing a Group Engineering Competence Centre (ECC). Operating from Bucharest, Thales delivers solutions in a number of core businesses, from ground transportation, space and defence, to security and aeronautics.

We have several internship opportunities. If you are looking for the solidity of a Global Group that is at the forefront of innovation, but with the agility of a human structure that tailors to the personal development of its employees and allows opportunities for evolution in an international environment, then this is the place for you!

As a Configuration Specialist you are responsible the Implementation of the Configuration Management system for the project, the consistency of information in the configuration management system and for the establishment of reference baselines (FBL, ABL, PBL).

It also involves the following tasks: • Participates in the analysis of contractual requirements for Configuration Management (in the bid and project phases). • Tailors the Organisation Configuration Management system and customer requirements for the project and transcribes them into a Configuration Management Plan, implements the provisions of the Configuration Management Plan and makes sure they are followed. • Builds the artefacts for solution integration, taking as input the product deliveries • Defines the System Label and applies it on the artefacts stored in Clear Case • Creates the System Version Description Document • Stores the project configuration (SW & HW) into long-term archive (Palma/SharedPalma) • With subcontractors and suppliers, ensures the application of Configuration Management requirements (SOW, etc) and ensures the follow-up of configuration management requirements • Participates, with respect to the criteria, in the selection of Configuration items selected for configuration monitoring • Animates, organizes and manages the Configuration Control Board (CCB) as well as pre and post CCB activities (including administrative tasks). • Participates in the phase reviews (PDR, CDR, etc) and in configuration audits (FCA and PCA)

You have: • Knowledge of IVVQ process • Basic skill of railway procedures, processes and rules • Knowledge on Clearcase • Knowledge Linux/Solaris • Knowledge Palma • A positive attitude combined with excellent interpersonal and motivational skills • Good knowledge in Microsoft Office


• Intercultural communication, including the empathy to work in an international team; • Team-working; • Good problem solving and diagnostic skills; • Solution oriented while being open to embrace new technologies; • Highly proficient in spoken and written English.

Your career at Thales:

Joining Thales, you will integrate into a tight-knit team working in an international and friendly environment. Thanks to various teams working on multiple fields and domains, all located in Bucharest, you will be able to evolve and grow your competences in different areas.

Room for and attention to personal development; The opportunity to grow within the organisation, for instance on a technical, managerial or international level, within the various markets Thales is working in.