Squad Lead/Scrum Master - Space Business

Employer: Thales
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  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: peste 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 13.04.2021

    Squad Lead/Scrum Master - Space Business

    The people we all rely on to make the world go round – they rely on Thales.  Thales rely on its employees to invent the future: right here, right now.

    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.
    Several professional opportunities have arisen. 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!

    Squad Lead/Scrum Master for Space Business

    Thales Alenia Space develops the SPACEOPS solution for the configuration and monitoring of telecom satellites.

    The PTM (Payload Traffic Manager) is part of the Mission Control Center (MCC) of the Thales Alenia Space SpaceOps solution which allows satellite RF traffic planning, configuration, and communication monitoring.


    •Manage the project schedule and commit on deliveries

    •Make sure the team is loaded and keep an eye on backload health

    •Identify hidden problems and make them visible

    •Escalates delays and blocking issues

    •Maintain and cultivate a continuous improvement (kaizen) spirit

    •Apply host leadership or servant leadership principles

    •Have periodic 1:1 meetings with each member of the team to provide feedback, manage objectives and performance

    •Monitor team engagement and act when appropriate

    •Is aware of team members’ issues and development goals and tries to support or communicate them to the tribe lead

    •Support the tribe lead with performance management and career development discussions


    •Has experience in leading people (formally or informally)

    •Is an advanced practitioner of agile methodologies

    •Has basic knowledge of project management (planning, estimations, KPIs, reporting)

    •Is comfortable with servant or host leadership principles

    •Has good communication and negotiation skills


    •Intercultural communication, including the empathy to work in an international team


    •Solution oriented while being open to embrace new technologies

    •Flexibility and availability to travel abroad from time to time

    •Highly proficient in spoken and written English


    Hosted in the new state-of-the-art Orhideea Towers, our Bucharest site is home to over 500 employees working across the various Thales businesses. A modern facility with views of the city, we are across the street from Grozavesti subway station and tram stop. 

    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!