KEF Robotics – Part Time Drone Pilot

KEF Robotics – Part Time Drone Pilot

KEF Robotics is working on some new and very exciting projects! To keep up with testing and demos, we are in search of a part time drone pilot to help KEF showcase our capabilities. Up to 30% travel may be required.  

What you’re responsible for

  • Interphase with customers to aid in hardware and software integrations
  • Assist in setting and maintaining ground control points on specified locations
  • Assist with flight test planning, flight readiness reviews, flight briefs/debriefs, and post-flight analysis
  • Complete all required documentation as part of pre and post flight 
  • Perform launch and recovery tasks of aircraft which include ground operations and ground observer responsibilities
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices
  • Uploading of all flight operations data sets and any additional files within the same calendar date that the flight was completed
  • Prepare, drive, and maintain cleanliness on our vehicle to various destinations
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the company
  • Other duties as assigned or required

What we are looking for

  • Empathetic and collaborative team player 
  • Experience in robotics 
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Safety conscious 
  • Part 107 licensed 
  • Experience with flying manually
  • Ability to operate a small bus or van
  • Comfortable with traveling

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with Jira
  • Flying with experimental drone platforms 
  • Clear, concise technical writing skills

KEF Robotics would be a great fit for you if you

  • Are self starter with an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Love a team that truly cares about what they do and how they do it
  • Are a tinkerer
  • Are a low-key badass

Why others have joined KEF

  • To be the best in the world at a new emerging technology
  • To be surrounded by the smartest, most passionate people
  • To work in an environment that values work/life balance and mental health

What we offer

  • A kickass office in Pittsburgh, PA with off-street free parking 
  • Competitive pay 
  • Flexible hours 

Apply here

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