Senior Engineer

Test & Automation Software, R2688

Posted on 5/24/2024

Shield AI

Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

AI pilot for autonomous drones and aircraft

AI & Machine Learning


Dallas, TX, USA

Required Skills
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related STEM field
  • Mastery of fundamental computer science topics
  • Advanced skillset for developing software in Python
  • Experience with Linux including Bash scripting and networking
  • Ability to configure and maintain small computer networks
  • Experience working on complex software development projects
  • Demonstrated history of showing ownership of project outcomes and delivering exceptional results
  • Record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • Use Python to automate complex test sequences and log the results in a database
  • Create software infrastructure that allows for rapid development of new testcases
  • Write drivers that interface with electronics test equipment
  • Automate server imaging process to allow rapid deployment of new test stands
  • Create data visualizations using Grafana or a similar tool
  • Contribute to and attend cross-functional code and design reviews
  • Advocate for design changes that result in simpler testing processes
  • Other duties as assigned

Shield AI's development of Hivemind, an AI pilot for drones and aircraft, stands out for its ability to operate autonomously without GPS or communications, a technical milestone that enhances both military and commercial aviation capabilities. This focuses on critical reliability and strategic innovation in scenarios where traditional systems might fail. Working here not only involves engaging in cutting-edge technology that is reshaping aerospace but also contributing to significant defense and safety operations in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Defense and international allies.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



San Diego, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical Insurance Coverage

Long Term Disability Insurance

Health Care FSA and Dependent Care FSA

Employee Assistance Program

Subsidized Gym Membership

Pet Insurance

Competitive Compensation

Retirement Services

Life Insurance

Parental Leave

Bereavement Support

Flexible Work Hours


Paid Holidays

Commuter Benefits

Relaxed Dress Code

Yearly Swag Items

Unlimited Snacks

Bottomless Beverages

Annual Celebrations

Work From Home Benefits

Standing Desks and Widescreen Monitors