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Verification & Validation Manager

Job ID: R0092270 Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Melbourne, Australia

About Thales

Thales people architect solutions that are relied upon to deliver operational advantage at every decisive moment throughout the mission. Defence and armed forces customers rely on us to deliver the full range of defensive systems for land, sea, and air. From early warning, to threat neutralisation, our platforms cover all levels from very short-range systems, to extended protection across the entire battle-space including Airspace Mobility Solutions, Vehicles and Tactical Systems and Missile Defence, Optronics, and Radar.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. Talk to us about any support or accessibility requirements you may need and how we support flexibility in the workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage a flexible work culture

Australia has embarked on the most complex transformation of air traffic management (ATM) in its aviation history, a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create a unified solution to Australia’s future ATM needs. The OneSKY Australia Program is an unprecedented partnership between Thales, Airservices Australia and The Department of Defence to develop a new integrated civil and military air traffic management system. We are currently seeking applications from experienced Verification & Validation Managers to join our dynamic TopSky Team at Thales in Melbourne.

About Your Role:

The V&V Department is responsible for defining and performing testing activities to ensure the System and System elements meet the Functional Baseline requirements and/or Allocated Baseline requirements and confirm the systems are fit for purpose.

  • Define the global V&V strategy for TopSKY-NG to satisfy the verification of the TopSKY-NG ABL and validation of operational use cases.
  • Define the various test plans and campaigns, the KPIs, the scheduling of tasks and monitoring the different activities to be executed
  • Define, execute, monitor and control the testing activities to that contribute to the maturity evaluation of the solution (schedule, cost, resources etc)
  • Management of V&V TopSKY-NG CCB, defect management
  • Determine the strategy for functional validation
  • To contribute in System Requirement Analysis activities to confirm requirements are testable and allocate Verification Methods and Verification Phases, documented in the Verification Cross Reference Matrix

How about you?

  • Strong Test Engineering / Test Analyst experience of large, complex, real time software based systems
  • Experience working in a multi-disciplined engineering environment.
  • Have managed teams working in multiple worldwide locations (e.g India, France and Australia)
  • Experience in end to end Software Development LifeCycle
  • Knowledge of Air Traffic Management & experience with the use of Requirement/Tests and Defects Management System highly desirable

Good to Know

You’ll receive an email acknowledgement after you’ve applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants.

Prior to offer you’ll complete a pre-employment police and medical.

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At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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