Avionics Hardware Engineer (DO254)

Flight Software, Computer Vision and AI /
Full-Time /
About us:
Daedalean is a Zürich-based startup founded by experienced engineers who want to completely revolutionize air travel within the next decade. We combine computer vision, deep learning, and robotics to develop full “level-5” autonomy for flying vehicles.

Your role:
To design and develop Airborne Electronic Hardware in compliance with DO-254 guidelines that will make our Machine Learning models turn planes autonomous.

Details of your role:

    • Compiling and creating documents set for certification compliance for AEH per RTCA DO-254.
    • Hands-on involvement in all stages of prototype and product development, from requirements to implementation and testing.
    • Circuit analysis, and real-world verification - on the lab bench and in the air.
    • Design and development of digital and analog Circuits, PCBs and FPGAs including power, sensor, and RF design in accordance with RTCA DO-254.
    • Focal point between systems, hardware and certification teams.

Qualifications and Experience:

    • 5+ years of professional experience in avionics hardware development.
    • MS degree in Electrical Engineering (EE), Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), or equivalent practical experience.
    • Experience working within the safety-critical avionics hardware frameworks of RTCA DO-254 or similar functional safety standards etc is a MUST.
    • Proven partner-management and negotiation skills.


    • A team of experienced engineers and researchers, who joined us from most recognized companies and institutions.
    • Difficult and interesting problems to solve. 
    • Test flights in the Swiss Alps for you to join.
    • Stock options.
    • Pilot license subsidy.
    • Hybrid work setting.
    • Learning & Development budget: visit conferences of your choice.
    • Gym membership.