Senior UAV Systems Engineer

  • Kforce Technology
  • Lehi, UT, United States
  • Jul 16, 2021

Job Description


Kforce has a client, a growing company in Lehi, UT is looking for a Senior UAV Systems Integration Engineer. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager. The ideal candidate is a multi-disciplinarian with capabilities in mechatronics (hardware, software, control systems), UAV systems and/or RF Data Links. Key Responsibilities
  • Designing, Prototyping and Implementing innovative solutions for multiple unmanned aerial vehicle platforms and systems
  • Define and specify system requirements
  • Testing and Validating UAV system performance
  • Troubleshooting autonomous flight systems
  • Working with operational teams on root cause analysis of manufacturing failures and field return

Job Requirements:


  • BS or MS degree in Electrical, Mechanical Engineering, robotics or other related discipline
  • 5-8+ years demonstrated engineering experience in multidisciplinary product development
  • Technical understanding of UAV platforms including flight control systems is a plus
  • Experience in RF/Radio data links including Remote Controls, and Digital radios, and GNSS/GPS systems is a plus
  • Experience with networking including IP Addressing, Subnets, partitioning, VLANs, & wireless networks is a plus
  • Experience working in an agile development environment and being part of a highly integrated team collaborating with hardware and software engineering teams
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Experience in integrating complex RF electronic systems or aerospace systems and software is a plus
  • Experience with rapid prototyping and in transitioning prototypes to production systems
  • Programming and Software Design Experience (C++, Python, ROS framework) is a plus but not required
  • Hands-on experience with testing, integrating, and verifying complex hardware systems
  • Experience with EMI testing and mitigation is a plus
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.