Automation Engineer

Do you want to deep dive in the fast-growing industry of drones and get a rewarding experience within a dynamic startup environment?

At Flyability, we believe that robots should be sent in hazardous places and dangerous situations instead of putting humans in danger. To support our belief we created Elios, the world’s first collision-tolerant flying robot that for the first time allows entry to complex and indoor spaces. Joining Flyability is not just taking on a new job, it is seizing the opportunity to improve the life of millions of people and build the future of robotics.

To complete our creative and dynamic team in Lausanne, we are seeking a

Automation Engineer

Starting date: As soon as possible

 Your role:

For this full-time and permanent position in the Engineering department, your mission will be to make Flyability’s future drones autonomous.

What you will own:

  • Designing, coding and testing the algorithms driving automation, such as:
    • Vision and laser-based SLAM.
    • Accurate and robust absolute state estimation, path planning and trajectory tracking.
  • Implementation on embedded platforms.
  • Collaboration with key partners in the automation space.
  • Monitoring the state of the art and attending conferences.

Your profile:

  • Master or PhD in relevant field (robotics, perception or similar).
  • Experience in implementing advanced algorithms on hardware.
  • Good mathematical and algorithmic background.
  • Strong command of C++.
  • Experience with ROS an asset.
  • Experience in shipping code for products used at scale an asset.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Drive, autonomy, curiosity and team play.
  • Good level of English. French or any additional language an asset.

Flyability is a young Swiss company that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all pull on the same rope and each voice is important to move forward.

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For this full-time and permanent position in the Engineering department, your mission will be to make Flyability’s future drones autonomous.

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You will work on the avionics flight software which can include coding high level behaviors, as well as low level sensor drivers.