Software Developer Control Station (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 Software Developer Control Station (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Cooperate in the formation and structuring of a software development team
  • Develop a multifunctional flight planning and flight control software with user interface
  • Develop a backend fleet management software
  • Work closely with the system engineering team and the software development teams (e.g. flightcontrol software), as well with the user experience design team
  • Perform hardware-in-the-loop tests and support the flight test department
  • Assume responsibility for the documentation and verification of the software development for the authorization by the aviation authority
  • Support the customer and companies’ own flight operations departments

What You’ll Need:

  • Experience in the development of an UAS ground control software on MAVLink basis, e.g. QGroundControl is a plus.
  • Profound programming skills in C/C++, Qt and QML.
  • Basic knowledge in scripting languages such as Python and JavaScript.
  • Experience in handling of standard tools for software development (GIT,CI, etc.)
  • Experience in model flying or manned flying is a plus

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.

  Retirement Pension Plan

  Company Doctor

  Company Laptop

  Flexible Working Hours

  Health Promotion

  Working From Home

  Dogs Allowed

  Employee Events

  Employee Discount

  Parking Lot