Flight Tester (Part-Time)

Redwood City
Software
Contract
Skydio is seeking a part-time Flight Tester (~20 hrs/week, flexible schedule) to help ensure that the units we're shipping to customers are of the highest quality. This role requires a rigorous approach to field testing complex systems and their capabilities across a wide spectrum of environmental and operating conditions.

How you'll make an impact

    • Work with software, hardware, and AI teams to understand an exercise product capability 
    • Test and evaluate changes to the software system in real-world conditions
    • Document and deliver actionable analysis following testing
    • Identify problems and proactively propose solutions
    • Generate massive amounts of logged flight data that will be used to characterize and improve the system

Useful skills

    • Software QA/testing background
    • Experience testing native mobile applications (iOS, Android)
    • Demonstrated enthusiasm for things that fly (bonus points for sUAS Pilot's license)
    • Detail-oriented communication and documentation skills
    • Test experience in a manufacturing setting
    • Interest in spending lots of time outdoors
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.