This is the most sought-after job in the drone industry right now

This is the most sought-after job in the drone industry right now

Want a job in the drone industry? If you want to get hired, odds are you’re not actually a drone pilot. The most sought-after drone industry job right now: software engineer. That’s according to a February 2019 report from drone analytics firm DRONEII. Their study looked at over 400 companies in the hardware, software and services sectors of the drone industry — ¼ of which had job openings at the time of research. They analyzed 903 job advertisements posted by 102 different companies during the summer of 2018 and found that the most common job opening was for software engineer. It’s not surprising, given the biggest drone news as of late has been around drone-related software. The CEO of French drone company Delair told TheDroneGirl in an interview last month that the company plans to hire about 60 employees this year, and most of the positions will be for software engineers. Other software-based drone companies are making waves, such as Kittyhawk, which recently announced it would be the company responsible for overhauling the Federal Aviation Administration’s B4UFly app. Not only do software engineers have an abundance of job postings to apply for, but they tend to get paid more and are happier than most other workers. An August 2018 Glassdoor report found that software developers and engineering managers are among the highest-paying jobs in America. Among the 10 highest-paying jobs in America, the report found that (based on median base salary), software development managers were the 6th-highest earners based on

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What You May Not Know About Spring

One nice thing about working with drones is that the focus is mostly skyward.   Taking a cue from that,  today marks the change in season from winter to spring.   It occurs on what is called the Vernal Equinox where there is roughly equal segments of light and darkness.  This occurs when the sun is directly […] The post What You May Not Know About Spring appeared first on DRONELIFE. One nice thing about working with drones is that the focus is mostly skyward.   Taking a cue from that,  today marks the change in season from winter to spring.   It occurs on what is called the Vernal Equinox where there is roughly equal segments of light and darkness.  This occurs when the sun is directly […] The post What You May Not Know About Spring appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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Transwing – a revolutionary VTOL?

Transwing – a revolutionary VTOL?

Not much seems genuinely new in the current drone age. Most things we have seen before. But the Pterodynamics team with whom we spoke with last night on Drone Stuff This Week seem to be onto something. The wings of their eVTOL fold, and the method seems to make for really smooth transitions into an […] Not much seems genuinely new in the current drone age. Most things we have seen before. But the Pterodynamics team with whom we spoke with last night on Drone Stuff This Week seem to be onto something. The wings of their eVTOL fold, and the method seems to make for really smooth transitions into an […] Read More

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NUAIR Deploys ANRA Technologies UTM System at the NYS UAS Test Site

NUAIR Deploys ANRA Technologies UTM System at the NYS UAS Test Site

UTM implementation advances New York State UAS test site capabilities Syracuse – The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR), and Griffiss International Airport in Rome, New York, have successfully implemented the UAS traffic management (UTM) platform from ANRA Technologies into the New York State UAS test site. This advances the test site’s capabilities by […] UTM implementation advances New York State UAS test site capabilities Syracuse – The Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research Alliance (NUAIR), and Griffiss International Airport in Rome, New York, have successfully implemented the UAS traffic management (UTM) platform from ANRA Technologies into the New York State UAS test site. This advances the test site’s capabilities by […] Read More

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XDynamics Content & Social Media Manager – USA

XDynamics Content & Social Media Manager – USA

As Content & Social Media Manager, you will be mainly responsible for handling the company’s social media initiatives, defining, overseeing and implementing the production of all content. As main representative of the marketing team in the US, you will also be in charge of coordinating our off line marketing actions, liaising with press and media, […] As Content & Social Media Manager, you will be mainly responsible for handling the company’s social media initiatives, defining, overseeing and implementing the production of all content. As main representative of the marketing team in the US, you will also be in charge of coordinating our off line marketing actions, liaising with press and media, […] Read More

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