Full-Time

Software Test Engineer

Posted on 4/30/2024

Skydio

Skydio

501-1,000 employees

Manufactures AI-powered autonomous drones

Food & Agriculture
Robotics & Automation
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$140k - $185kAnnually

+ Benefit plans + Various incentives

Expert

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Bash
Python
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 5+ years of professional experience in hardware-focussed software development
  • 5+ years of programming experience writing clean, extensible, and maintainable code
  • Proficient in Python software development
  • Ability to analyze data using tools like JMP, MiniTab, or Matlab
  • Expertise in communication interface protocols - UART, USB, I2C, GPIB, RS-232
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Comfortable working on Linux OS and using bash terminal commands
  • Ability to supplement engineering work with technical documentation
Responsibilities
  • Take ownership of manufacturing test stations, software development, and test station quality
  • Collaborate with manufacturing software teams to continually improve and upgrade backend support
  • Develop deep technical understanding of manufacturing operations, process, and test flows
  • Design, document, and qualify test systems and software for use in manufacturing drones
  • Work independently to overcome roadblocks with minimum guidance
  • Self-prioritize and troubleshoot production line issues with urgency
  • Continually improve test capability through new technology, software, and analytics

Skydio stands out as a favorable workplace due to its pioneering role in the U.S. drone market, primarily focusing on autonomous flight technology. The company's commitment to advancing AI-driven drone solutions fosters a dynamic and technologically driven work environment. This not only attracts top talent in the field of AI and robotics but also offers employees the opportunity to engage in groundbreaking projects that have consumer, enterprise, and government applications.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$939M

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

56%

Benefits

Child Care & Parental Leave - Family Medical Leave, Flexible Work Schedule, Generous Parental Leave

Health & Wellness Benefits - Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance, Onsite Gym, Vision Benefits, Wellness Programs, Mental Health Benefits

Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees

401(K)

Generous PTO, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days

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