UAV EP IP and Engineering support contractor rolesEagleeye
Our client, a leading international corporation specialized in supporting innovative flying robot technologies for fixed-wing aircrafts and unmanned helicopters. The high- tech company focuses on the supply and servicing medium sized unpiloted aerial vehicles (UAVs) on a global scale.
Your Responsibilities & Duties
As an external pilot internal pilot or support engineer you are part of a flight team whose purpose is to perform UNMANNED flights.. The job consists of operational flights, tests, system evaluation, product verification of UAS systems. The flights can be for development feedback, customers, training or operational flights.
A vital part of the job is interaction with the client team to improve the products and their usability in a real life situation. You will work in an international environment and meet with customers so an open minded and team building personality is important for success. Safety is of highest priority and you will work together with different parts of the company to understand the systems to keep a high level of safety awareness within the team and to transfer it to customer users.
In your role you will work in all sorts of weather conditions and travel and work in different parts of the world. Travel time can be for weeks at a time.
You are a very experienced R/C (UNMANNED) pilot with knowledge of both helicopters and even fixed wings. You are comfortable flying large, heavy and demanding helicopters and fixed wings and understand the importance of a safe mindset in equipment, procedures and documentation.
You are open minded and improve the team and products by sharing knowledge and ideas. You stay calm and focused in stressful situations. You have patience and are creative.
You are proficient in English and and you may have knowledge of general aviation. An engineering background is very meriting. A background as aviation technician or if you hold a PPL and/or VHF certificate and is also meriting.
You re happy to work in a maritime environment and qualify for appropriate security clearance for this long term contract position.
Rates are extremely competitive.