Robotics Engineer/Autonomy

Do you want to deep dive in the fast-growing industry of drones and get a rewarding experience within a dynamic startup environment?

At Flyability, we believe that robots should be sent in hazardous places and dangerous situations instead of putting humans in danger. To support our belief we created Elios, the world’s first collision-tolerant flying robot that for the first time allows entry to complex and indoor spaces. Joining Flyability is not just taking on a new job, it is seizing the opportunity to improve the life of millions of people and build the future of robotics.

To complete our creative and dynamic team in Lausanne, we are seeking an:

Robotics Engineer/Autonomy
start date: as soon as possible

As an Autonomy Engineer you will be part of the Flyability Autonomy Team, responsible for designing and implementing algorithms for our next generation of drones. The Autonomy team is a driven and ambitious team working together on solving challenging real-world robotics problems.

Your role:

  • Develop, implement and optimize real-time flight algorithms spanning topics such as computer vision, SLAM, sensor fusion, motion planning, and controls
  • Design robust, efficient and well tested production ready code
  • Develop deep understanding of core robotic concepts/principles and how our system works
  • Be flexible to collaborate on whichever problems we might encounter outside field of expertise
  • Going on missions for testing system in real-world environments

Your profile:

  • Direct hands on experience with implementing computer vision, SLAM, sensor fusion, motion planning, or control algorithms on a product
  • Good software engineering foundation and committed to writing clean, tested and well structured code
  • Good proficiency in C++ and Python
  • A good team player willing to work in a dynamic and ambitious team
  • Previous drone experience a plus

Flyability is a young Swiss company that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all pull on the same rope and each voice is important to move forward.

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