Thales selects Brevard County to expand operations, creating 327 high-tech jobs

MELBOURNE, Fla. — Florida Governor Rick Scott announced that Thales has chosen to expand its Melbourne operation. The announcement was made during the Farnborough International Air Show in London.

Thales is a global technology leader for the aerospace, transport, defense and security markets.  With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of $15.5 billion in 2015.

The company expansion will add 327 high-tech positions by 2020 with plans to develop a 100,000 square-foot facility to support advancement of innovative technology and solutions world-wide. Check for Thales jobs here.

Thales is a global company focusing on strategic technological support, critical to service and protect civil and military customers. The company has over 20 locations nationwide and operates in 56 countries.

The expansion will also include 173 new jobs to be based in Orlando, Florida.

READ MORE of this story at Space Coast Daily. Photo courtesy of Thales.

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