Senior Rust Engineer

New York, New York
Apr 16, 2024
Apr 18, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
We are seeking an experienced and talented Systems Engineer with a focus on drone communications to join our team. This role involves architecture, interface design, writing code, responsibility for testing, and publishing documentation. In this role, you will be primarily responsible for designing and implementing systems that enable real-time communication between drones, docking stations, our aerial traffic awareness and ground control station (GCS) platforms, and other external systems to enable autonomous operations.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in systems engineering, WebRTC, drone communication protocols, and a passion for delivering innovative solutions in the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) industry.

This position is fully remote.


Implement real-time video streaming and C2 communications protocols between our GCS platform and various connected drones and docking stations

Develop integrations with various collision avoidance systems

Work with the product team to understand customer needs and to design customer-oriented solutions

Document system architecture and design decisions

Lead technical discussions with stakeholders and team members


1+ years of software architecture experience

3+ years of Rust development experience

7+ years of software and/or systems engineering experience (cumulative)

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

Strong understanding of software architecture and design patterns

Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications

Prior industry experience working on UAS or GCS platforms

Experience with WebRTC and related technologies (RTMP, RTCP, etc.)

Experience with other systems languages, such as C and C++

Experience with LTE radios and systems

Stuff We Use

AWS, Axum, Docker, GitHub, GitHub Actions (for CI), Helm, Hotwire, Kubernetes, Postgres, PowerShell, React, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Rust, Sentry, Sequel, TailwindCSS, Tokio, Turbo, WebRTC".