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Pilot, Special Projects

Company: DroneUp LLC
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Job Description:

DroneUp is seeking a skilled and accomplished sUAS pilot for the Special Projects branch of Flight Operations. The pilot should have experience on both DJI and non-DJI aircraft with competency to learn new sUAS technologies for various mission applications across a wide spectrum of environmental and operating conditions. The pilot should be prepared to represent DroneUp on-site by leading as RPIC and project lead on active mission deployments. Specialty training and check ride will be provided.ResponsibilitiesPerform specialized flight missions, adhering to a high level of safety and systems understanding Fly aircraft in various conditions for up to 8 hours consecutively depending on assigned projectReport to Sr. Manager for assignments such as: Mission planning & ConOps creation, preliminary mapping, permitting, releases, safety memos, compliance needs/req's, etc.Manage flight team, on-location, during active missions for the duration of the deploymentEnsure that drones and hardware operate as intended and within the requirements of DroneUp's Flight Operations ManualWork closely and cooperatively with TDI, training, and implementation teams prior to mission deployment to ensure knowledge of mission equipment is aligned with mission parametersPerform flight data gathering, logging, and distribution (as needed); mission reporting; daily updates/recaps, etc.Travel requiredOther duties as assigned

Minimum of 3-4 years sUAS flight experience or similar experience as demonstrated by flight logs (150+ hours preferred, but not required)Part 107 Certification required (Must be provided at the time of application)Skilled knowledge of UAV and UAS systems requiredBasic experience in PX4, ArduPilot and Auterion preferredBasic mechanical and electrical system integration knowledge preferredExperience in operating diverse systems and productsExperience using web based applicationsDetail-oriented communication and documentation skillsStrong organizational, analytical, and critical thinking skillExperience in Google SuitePI191911393

Keywords: DroneUp LLC, Virginia Beach , Pilot, Special Projects, Other , Virginia Beach, Virginia

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