Senior Embedded Software Engineer (m/f(d) (Robotics/Autonomous Systems)

  • 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) (Robotics/Autonomous Systems) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Guide and mentor the team members to perform and deliver according to program objectives.
  • Develop suitable algorithms for flight controlling and maneuvering of a UAV following the V-model in an agile environment.
  • Responsible for the SW development of the autonomous flying system including path planning and collision avoidance maneuvers.
  • Responsible for transferring the developed algorithms to the embedded hardware stacks (including MCUs).
  • Work closely with certification bodies and other stakeholders.
  • 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 department.

What You’ll Need:

  • 5+ years of experience in the embedded development (real time application).
  • 3+ years of experience in working with ROS.
  • Profound programming skills in C/C++ and at least basic knowledge in script languages (preferred python).
  • Expert knowledge of tracking and prediction algorithms.
  • Experience in handling of standard tools for software development (GIT,CI, etc.)
  • Knowledge of development and certification standards, e.g. RTCA DO 178.
  • Experience working in an agile environment for software development.
  • Driver's license.

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

  Company Doctor

  Company Laptop

  Flexible Working Hours

  Health Promotion

  Dogs Allowed

  Working From Home

  Employee Events

  Employee Discount

  Parking Lot