(Senior) Embedded Software Engineer (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) Embedded Software Engineer (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsibility for the development of real time embedded software application (RTOS)
  • Analysis and fixing of module or unit level software problems
  • Responsibility for transferring the developed control algorithms to the embedded hardware stacks (including MCUs)
  • Work with sensors commonly used as input sources as e.g. IMU, GPS
  • Perform hardware-in-the-loop tests and support the flight test department
  • Use and contribute to DevOps processes as CI/CD and Docker environments
  • Work closely together with the development department and the software development teams (e.g. ground control software)
  • This position requires on-prem work and thus cannot be fully remote

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant area as for example computer science, cybernetics, electrical/software engineering.
  • 3+ years experience working with embedded systems based on RTOS.
  • Experience in handling of standard tools for software development (GIT, CI, etc.).
  • Profound programming skills in C/C++ and at least basic knowledge in script languages (preferred python).
  • Experience with protocol design and communication with peripherals.
  • Clear communication skills.
  • Taking personal responsibility.
  • Solution oriented behaviour.

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

  Working From Home

  Dogs Allowed

  Employee Events

  Employee Discount

  Parking Lot

  Retirement Pension Plan