Systems Engineer - Test

March 18, 2023
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Dedrone, a leading Smart Airspace Security company, is uniquely positioned to reshape the commercial and government Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems market. Our systems detect, track, identify, analyze, and mitigate UAS threats. To help progress this mission, we are seeking talented System Test Engineers to help develop our next generation of UAS mitigation products. This role leads system verification and validation across multiple product lines. System test includes the test of multiple sensing modalities including electro-optical, infra-red, radar, and radio frequency sensors, and the fusion of these modalities into a single airspace picture.


  • Generate test plans to verify and validate products based on their requirements documents
  • Execution of integration and system test activities
  • Work with system developers to ensure system requirements map to test activities with traceability of all tests to requirements
  • Development of test automation, scripting, etc.
  • Field test of complete system of systems against real world scenarios in conjunction with customers
  • Drive collection of performance metrics across tests and products
  • Qualifications

  • Minimum education and experience:
  • BS, MS preferred + 3 years Systems Engineering or System Test experience
  • Candidates with greater experience can be considered at a higher level.
  • Basic networking experience
  • Linux

  • Experience with any of the following kinds of sensors and systems is desirable:

  • Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Camera systems, both EO and IR
  • Radar
  • RF Electronic Support or ISR receivers, or other RF systems used to locate emitters
  • Cellular base stations
  • Motivated problem solver who can work around obstacles in the field
  • US Person: US Citizen or Permanent Resident ("Green Card" holder) or Asylee
  • Incentives

    Dedrone offers competitive salaries communsurate with the experience of the applicant.

    We also offer equity options in our rapidly growing company. You will not receive this kind of opportunity at a large company. Your financial success is directly tied to the success of the company, which you influence through your work. Additional cash or equity bonuses available for the achievement of significant milestones.

    Working at Dedrone you avoid the BS of large company or military contractor bureaucracy. You are free to research and develop cool technology, and gain experience in new fields in a start-up atmosphere.

    Medical / Dental / Vision / 401(k) match

  • This role is based in Sterling Virginia.
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