UAV System Engineer Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   23 views Reference: 27306
Job Details

Functional Activities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and technical integration of Electric and Hybrid Propulsion Systems.

Conduct thorough testing and validation of UAV/Drone systems, pinpointing areas for enhancement and executing necessary modifications.

Proficiency in various drone propulsion systems (Battery, hybrid, fuel cell, ICE, etc.) to optimize both system and drone performance.

Collaborate closely with the Lead Researcher at the Propulsion and Space Research Center on electrification projects, working in tandem with TII partners, allied centers, and stakeholders.

Provide expert technical support, fostering a culture of knowledge exchange and skill advancement in UAV technologies within the team.

Contribute to the review and creation of technical reports focusing on UAV propulsion system advancements.

Ensure adherence to legal and regulatory frameworks governing research activities, including health, safety, and ethical guidelines.

Necessary Knowledge and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, or related field.

5+ years of proven experience in design, development and assembling of UAV/drones.

Hands-on UAV piloting experience is required.

UAV pilot license is preferred.

Strong knowledge of UAV technology, quality control and regulations.

Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate within multidisciplinary teams.

Experience with coding/software (Python, C++, MATLAB), report writing and analysis of complex systems.

Company Description
The future doesnt happen by chance, its something we work hard to build.
The Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a pioneering global research institute that focuses on applied research and new-age technology. TII is the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) that was established to drive the R&D strategy of Abu Dhabi and the wider UAE.
At TII, we attract the brightest scientific minds to help society find solutions to some of its most pressing challenges through working at the intersection of breakthrough technologies to ensure global impact.
We have seven initial dedicated research Centres in quantum, autonomous robotics, cryptography, advanced materials, digital security, directed energy and secure systems.
We invest significantly in enhancing our cutting-edge research facilities and Centres. We enable access to substantial funding to ensure that our team has the best advanced technology work environment to drive our structured innovation roadmap.
We dont just have a powerful vision for the future were already creating it.