Senior Software Developer Computer Vision (m/f/d)

  • Weiterstadt
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Senior Software Developer Computer Vision (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Development of Camera based CNNs for Traffic & Obstacle Detection (Sense & Avoid) algorithm
  • Adapt, modify, improve of existing and develop custom
    • CNNs architectures
    • loss functions
    • visualizations
  • Optimizing the CNNs for the use in an embedded system (eg. Nvidia Jetson, TensorRT, …)
  • Validation & Testing of the AI algorithm
  • Development of the algorithm in compliance with DO178C DAL D
  • Development of the AI algorithm compliant to the existing HW concept
  • Development of the SW Interface between the AI algorithm and the Avoidance Unit
  • This position can be remote.

What You’ll Need:

  • Minimum M.Sc. degree in computer science or related discipline (e.g., AI, machine learning, statistics or cognitive science, computational physics, applied mathematics) with focus on at least one of the following fields
    • CNN-based Object Detection
    • CNN-based Semantic/Instance Segmentation
  • 2+ years of professional experience/project experience in developing machine learning / AI algorithms or a comparable PhD in AI field in combination with practical experience
  • Validation & Certification experience
  • Sense & Avoid systems already developed in the aerospace/automotive field
  • Level-specific knowledge & experience of Pytorch and/or Tensorflow
  • Level-specific knowledge & experience with C/C++, Python.
  • Experience in unit testing.
  • Experience with ROS is a plus.
  • Experience in handling of standard tools for software development (GIT, CI, etc.) and Code Reviews.
  • Previously worked in an agile environment (Scrum, SAFe).
  • Knowledge of development and certification standards, e.g. RTCA DO 178 is a plus.
  • Proven track record of successful delivery of projects and/or scientific publications in related fields.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work across multiple geographies.
  • Very good knowledge of English

What you bring as a perfect candidate:

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work

At Wingcopter, we strive to create an inclusive corporate culture where everyone is treated with respect and trust, irrespective of origin, gender, identity, age, religion, background or role within the company. We are convinced that a diverse environment is the best breeding ground for innovative, sustainable and forward-looking solutions to major challenges.

  Company Doctor

  Company Laptop

  Flexible Working Hours

  Health Promotion

  Dogs Allowed

  Working From Home

  Employee Events

  Employee Discount

  Parking Lot

  Retirement Pension Plan