Robotic Skies Careers

We are passionate fans of next-generation aviation technology and the coming air mobility revolution – join us and build great things!

There will be millions of commercial drones and next-generation aircraft around the world in the coming years, and they will require sophisticated maintenance and support services to operate safely and predictably. 

Robotic Skies is building a unique and vital global maintenance ecosystem that supports the safe integration of drones into our daily lives.

We aim to be the leader in support services for drones and next-generation aircraft through the global reach of our network, through the value and depth of our regulatory expertise, by using cutting-edge technology to drive innovation, and by providing outstanding and delightful customer service.

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Current Openings

Head of Operations

The Head of Operations is a mission critical position responsible for managing Robotic Skies’ day to day operations, facilitating company growth, and ensuring processes are in place to support the achievement of company goals.

The Head of Operations leads the technical team and is responsible to ensure this team is delivering world-class customer service every day.

This role works closely with the leadership team to define strategic objectives, helps represent Robotic Skies with customers, potential customers, regulatory and industry groups, and will be instrumental in the development of new products and quality assurance programs.

This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer.

Responsibilities

Deliver our flagship maintenance services:

  • Develop, set-up, and deploy programs for each OEM and enable technical team to execute on client and customer repairs
  • Manage day to day maintenance and repair activities of the Service Centers and our in-house technical team to meet company objectives and growth targets
  • Supervise the Robotic Skies technical team
  • Develop and manage budgets for all lines of accountability 

Enable Service Center Network:

  • Develop and execute Service Center enablement program
  • Maintain strong client relationships and identify and assess areas of product development/enhancement to increase customer engagement and retention
  • Design, develop and deploy training and audit programs for the repair centers and other operational business units to ensure repair centers and business units are meeting Robotic Skies’ standards of quality and customer service

Contribute to Company Growth and Strategy:

  • Recruit Service Centers to strategically grow the Robotic Skies network
  • Represent Robotic Skies at trade shows, customer sites, and other avenues
  • Actively participate as a company representative on committees, coalitions, regulatory bodies, and industry groups to understand and influence industry regulations, develop key relationships, and identify business development opportunities.
  • Support Robotic Skies leadership in sales and business development activities, including but not limited to, proposal development, authoring of white papers, site visits, and new product development

Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in aviation, aerospace, or a related field
  • 10 years of experience in aviation operations, aviation maintenance, or a related technical field
  • Familiarity with manned and unmanned aviation regulations
  • Experience in unmanned aviation maintenance and/or operations
  • Ability to present and articulate clearly a position and influence the decisions of key industry, agency, and business leaders
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal, communications, and organizational skills
  • Ability to travel worldwide with limited notice
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident legally able to work in the US
  • Must hold a valid, current US passport

Benefits

Benefits include medical and dental insurance and 401K with matching

Apply

To apply, please email your resume to: whitney@unmannedpower.com

Head of Technology

The Head of Technology is a mission critical position responsible for Product Engineering, Product Management, and Technical Support and Enablement of the Robotic Skies digital platform.

Our B2B marketplace platform will enable the entire Robotic Skies business model and allow users to collaboratively manage the UAS maintenance life cycle. The platform will be used to administer all aspects of customer, partner, service center network member, and developer API interactions and transactions.

The ideal candidate is passionate, energetic, customer-focused, and somebody who understands the challenges of growing an early-stage company and navigating initial product-market fit. The candidate is expected to work with Robotic Skies’ leadership to develop a comprehensive technology strategy and then be able to execute the strategy, whether by managing a development team or rolling up their sleeves and jumping into the code. Whatever it takes.

While this position is not for the faint of heart, it provides an opportunity for the right individual to own the technology efforts at a small company and grow it into something truly unique. 

This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer.

Responsibilities

  • Ownership of the Robotic Skies technology platform
  • Ownership of the comprehensive strategy and roadmap for the deployment and growth of the platform, balancing the near-term needs with the long-term vision
  • Ensuring alignment of the strategy with business objectives through open communication with other members of the Robotic Skies leadership team
  • Ensuring the platform meets requirements for usability, value, viability, and feasibility
  • Building and managing the engineering team to execute on the platform strategy
  • Developing and managing budgets for all lines of accountability

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical field, or commensurate practical experience
  • 7 years of professional experience in engineering, with experience in technical innovation
  • Demonstrated understanding of the techniques and methods of modern product discovery and delivery
  • Experience working on technology-powered products as either a product manager, product designer, engineer, data analyst, data scientist, or user researcher
  • Demonstrated ability to figure out solutions to hard problems with many constraints, using sound judgement to assess risks, and to lay out your argument in a well-structured, data-informed, written narrative
  • Demonstrated ability to learn multiple functional areas of business – engineering, design, finance, sales, marketing, and regulatory compliance
  • Proven ability to engage with distributed team of engineers, designers, and company leaders in a constructive and collaborative relationship
  • US Citizen or Permanent Resident legally able to work in the US
  • Must hold a valid, current US passport

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with ERP systems, Customer Relation Management (CRM) systems, analytics tools, organization intranet and internet sites, integrating with off-the-shelf applications, cloud migration, and DevOps and microservices initiatives
  • Extensive experience building industrial-grade applications
  • Experience with Image Processing and Annotation technologies
  • Familiarity with analytic techniques like machine learning
  • Experience with developing B2B marketplaces
  • Willingness to travel, both domestically and internationally

Benefits

Benefits include medical and dental insurance and 401K with matching

Apply

To apply, please email your resume to: whitney@unmannedpower.com