Flight Test Operator - Dock

January 12, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Skydio is the leading US drone company and the world leader in autonomous flight, the key technology for the future of drones and aerial transportation. The Skydio team combines deep expertise in artificial intelligence, best-in- class hardware and software product development, and operational excellence to empower a broader, more diverse audience of drone users - from action sports enthusiasts to first responders to insurance claims adjusters.

About the role:

Skydio is seeking an enthusiastic flight test operator to help validate Skydio Dock and Teleoperations through the capability of Skydio Cloud. This role requires a thorough approach to field testing sophisticated systems and their capabilities across a wide spectrum of environmental and operating conditions.

How you'll make an impact:

  • Run smoke and regression tests to validate system confidence
  • Assist in validating new consumer facing software features
  • Validate new hardware prototypes related to dock and teleoperations
  • Improve the Skydio Dock full end to end experience, working closely with the engineers to identify and close major issues
  • Generate substantial amounts of logged flight data that will be used to characterize and improve system performance
  • Execute flights at our local facilities as well as strategic sites around the United States
  • What makes you a good fit:

  • Software QA/testing background
  • Part 107 Certification
  • Basic mechanical and electrical system integration knowledge
  • Experience operating Linux based systems
  • Prior experience testing diverse UAS
  • Experience testing web based applications
  • Wireless testing experience preferred
  • Proven passion for things that fly (bonus points for sUAS Pilot's license)
  • Thorough communication and documentation skills
  • Interest in spending lots of time outdoors
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    At Skydio we believe that diversity drives innovation. We have created a multidisciplinary environment that embraces the power of diverse perspectives to create elegant solutions for complex problems. We are committed to growing our network of people, programs, and resources to nurture an inclusive culture.

    As such, we do not make hiring or other employment-related decisions on the basis of an applicant or employee's race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, sex/gender (including pregnany, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, age, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, veteran, military or family status, or other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local anti- discrimination laws.

    For positions located in the United States of America, Skydio, Inc. uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit https: // www. e-verify.gov/

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