SOLUTE Careers UAV/UAS Electrical Engineer in San Diego, California
SOLUTE is a technology company that delivers innovative products using state-of-the-art software, hardware, network technologies and DevOps automation. Our products span the fields of cyber security, network virtualization, global positioning, navigation, aviation electronics, UAV/UAS command systems, knowledge management and collaboration systems. Our depth of engineering support, technical expertise, architecture design and enterprise solutions provide a uniquely trusted and influential skillset to our customers and industry giants alike.
We are a company of innovative professionals thriving in a highly motivating work environment that fosters creativity and independent thinking. If you are a motivated individual with a desire to create exceptional products and support our service men and women, now is a great time to join SOLUTE!
SOLUTE is looking for a UAV Engineer to join our UAS division, providing technical expertise, guidance, and support in emerging technologies. Applicants should have familiarity with designing, building, and testing UAV components and systems.
Using 3D modeling software to design and test components
Rapid Prototyping by using various types of 3D printers
Designing UAVs from the ground up
Flying UAVs including but not limited to:
Analyzing Flight Logs
Ability to pivot and adjust quickly to changing requirements while maintaining an understanding of the technology as it changes
Researching, evaluating, and recommending solutions and technologies based on customer needs
Integrating custom payloads including both mechanical and electrical integrations
Required Skills and Experience:
50+ hours of multi-rotor UAV flight experience
Has built many different UAVs in various configurations (X4, X8, Y3, Y6, Octo, Hex, etc.)
Experience with ArduPilot based Flight Controllers
Experience gathering and analyzing data to determine system requirements
Experience working in a focused, dynamic, fast-paced team environment with accountable deadlines
Professional oral and written communication skills
Attention to detail and effective problem-solving skills
The ability to obtain a Secret clearance
Active Security Clearance is preferred
MS or BS degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Aerospace, Electrical)
FAA 107 Certified Pilot
Active Security Clearance (Secret or above)
Technical Writing Experience
Experience with Jira, Confluence or other engineering productivity suites.
Experience with ITAR Regulations
3D Printing Experience
Experience with LiDAR and Collision Avoidance
Medical, Dental, Vision
Paid Time Off (PTO) and 10 Paid Holidays
401(k) Match with company matching contributions
SOLUTE is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.