senior system engineer

BlueBird is seeking an experienced senior system engineer

You will work as a key member of our tech team on next-­generation VTOL and other state-of-the-art high-end UAVs.

Job Description

  • Lead the system engineering team
  • Lead and define the system architecture
  • Define the system requirements to fully comply with the customer operational needs
  • Define the development road map
  • Define the best solution to comply with the design requirements and project schedule, together with engineering
  • Explore and define risks and it’s  mitigation methods
  • Planning and executing ground and airborne tests

Required qualifications

  • BS or MS in aerospace, mechanical, or electrical engineering
  • Sc. in system engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with multidisciplinary systems, preferably in UAV’s
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with leading small engineering teams
  • Deep understanding of tactical UAVs or drones
  • Fluent English speaking and technical writing
  • Proven knowledge in preparing  engineering reports, System Requirements Specifications (SRS) and Scope of Work (SOW), and Gantt charts
  • Proven knowledge in preparing and leading design reviews, writing test requirements, and leading ground and airborne tests
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Capability to work on several tasks simultaneity

Preferable qualifications

  • Deep knowledge with flight control and autopilots
  • Knowledge with electrical propulsion systems
  • Knowledge in composite materials
  • Experience with MIL / RTCA standards

Experience with CAAI certification processes