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Senior Android Developer

Job Description:  We are looking for a passionate Sr level Android Engineer to join our Mobile Team!  This job is at our corporate HQ in Austin.   You’ll have the opportunity to be a part of the founding mobile team that already has the leading mobile application in the drone flight space.   

What we are looking for: Strong experience with Android development (Java), Real passion for learning new technologies and strong interpersonal skills and an interest in working collaboratively with team members.  We want a person that has experience delivering mobile applications to consumers.

 

Senior Web Developer

Job Description:  We are looking for a passionate Sr level Web Engineer to join our founding Team!  This job is at our corporate HQ in Austin.   You’ll have the opportunity to be a part of the founding team that already has the leading mobile application in the drone flight space.   We’re looking for proven senior software engineers to design and create web-centric, responsive, and intuitive user experiences that allow users to model and interact with various autonomous data flow processes. 

What we are looking for:  
7+ years of development experience
Web technologies: Knowledge of Python, Ruby, PHP, Javascript, Angular, React, jQuery, etc
Database technologies: Knowledge of both SQL and No-SQL database systems, patterns and query languages
Cloud server environments: Experience with AWS, Google Cloud, Docker, etc
Development environments: MacOS, Linux, VMs, Eclipse, Xcode, etc
Project management software familiarity: Experience with a platform for organizing, consolidating, presenting and reporting on feedback (e.g. Jira).
Understanding of managing engineering processes, coding processes, commits, deployments etc

 

Senior Server Side Developer

Job Description:  We are looking for a passionate Sr level Server Side Engineer to join our Team!  This job is at our corporate HQ in Austin.   You’ll have the opportunity to be a part of the founding mobile team that already has the leading mobile application in the drone flight space.   

What we are looking for: 
7+ years of Java development experience
Web technologies: Knowledge of Java, Ruby, PHP, Javascript, Angular, React, jQuery, etc
Database technologies: Knowledge of both SQL and No-SQL database systems, patterns and query languages
Experience in back-end server development and hands-on experience with Spring framework
5 years of SQL experience
Experience in SOA and Webservices development
Experience with middleware and messaging technologies
Should have experience with multi-threading and concurrency
Must possess strong knowledge of design patterns and practices
Experience with ORM frameworks and web frameworks
Cloud server environments: Experience with AWS, Google Cloud, Docker, etc
Development environments: MacOS, Linux, VMs, Eclipse, Xcode, etc
Project management software familiarity: Experience with a platform for organizing, consolidating, presenting and reporting on feedback (e.g. Jira).
Understanding of managing engineering processes, coding processes, commits, deployments etc

 

Product Manager – Autonomous Flight Engine

Position Summary
Are you an experienced drone pilot familiar with the legal, software and hardware challenges related to commercial flight?  Are you a proven project manager with a history of launching, maintaining and improving products?  Most importantly, do you feel passionate about how aerial data and autonomy can change industries?  Hangar is hiring a Product Manager for our autonomous flight engine platform. What is an autonomous flight engine? If you have to ask, this isn’t the job for you.

What does this job do?
What we’re looking for is a proven product manager to collect input from multiple sources and prioritize it into clear roadmaps for our engineering team.  You’ll work with clients, Hangar team members, beta users and company leadership to collect and organize feedback, then turn that into action items.  You will maintain an intimate knowledge of the autonomous drone marketplace, and think critically about how improvements to hardware and software on the market can help improve our solutions for clients.   Most importantly, you’ll take all of these feedback notes and requests and build processes around it that allow you to easily communicate priorities to teams of engineers, who will work to bring the vision you collect into reality quickly, over and over again, as we continue to produce the most ambitious autonomous software in the world.

Sound exciting? It is. You’ll be working with the brightest minds in software engineering, as well as pioneers in the drone industry, to drive how our software will deliver data to industry.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
– Technical knowledge of drones and UAVs: How to use them, how to show others how to use them, and information about the competitive landscape
– Technical Writing ability: The writing skill to concisely describe clients’ technical needs to our engineer teams
– Project management software familiarity: Experience with a platform for organizing, consolidating, presenting and reporting on feedback (e.g. Jira).
– Beta community leadership: Experience working with small groups of test users to solicit specific feedback, and expanding or changing these groups as product needs develop
– App dev familiarity: Knowledge of app development processes with Swift, Xcode etc- Mock-up / Prototyping ability: Able to rapidly generate basic designs, templates, layouts, workflows etc
– Understanding of managing engineering processes, coding processes, commits, deployments etc

Minimum Qualifications
– Thorough understanding of legality around commercial drone flights in the US
– Proficiencies with DJI products and products from other leading drone manufactures
– Experience with 2D & 3D modeling processes and software
– 4+ years flying UAVs or other aircraft
– 3+ years of management experience
– Startup and/or small business experience preferred

Bonus Points
– Professional pilot experience / licenses / type ratings
– Experience interacting with and communicating with the FAA
– Knowledgable with light development tasks such as creating basic websites or automation scripts

 

Product to Client Manager

Position Summary
Do you have a passion for drones, the data they collect, and educating people about both?  Are you as comfortable speaking to engineers and deciding on product features as you are in meetings with clients discussing how technology can impact their business?  Hangar is looking for a qualified, technical drone enthusiast to bridge the gap between our product organization and the clients our products serve.

What does this job do?
You will be working with our sales team in the field, learning how they sell, consolidating feedback, and getting information from our customers about how we can improve our product offerings.  Then you’ll be incorporating that feedback into our sales processes, marketing materials, and most importantly our product development decisions.  This mean you’ll work directly with our engineering teams to ensure that the results our clients want are easily achievable.  

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
-Technical knowledge of drones and UAVs: How to use them, how to show others how to use them, and information about the competitive landscape
-Technical Writing ability: The writing skill to concisely describe clients needs in terms of technical features to engineers
-Proficiencies in: Keynote, PPT, Excel, bonus points for experience with Jira/Atlassian or similar engineering project management tools
-Interpersonal skills: ask great questions and learn about client businesses

Bonus Points
Familiarity with Autodesk and competitive applications for analyzing 3D Data
Experience stitching or software processing imagery for 2D & 3D models
Knowledge of autonomous flight software
Video/photo editing workflow familiarity

Minimum Qualifications
2+ years Experience in product organization of software engineering company
Startup and/or small business experience preferred
2+ years of drone flight experience
Experience training individuals or teams on products or processes

 

Computer Vision & Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer

As the Infrastructure Engineer, you will be implementing, maintaining, and supporting hardware and software for our advanced content research and development group. Qualified candidates need to be motivated and able to operate in a highly dynamic environment. This position is located in Austin, TX and reports to the CTO

Responsibilities

Work with artists and engineers to support content development projects within the advanced content research and development group
Troubleshoot hardware and software issues
Support and maintain Linux workstations, including Linux troubleshooting and Linux system administration
Continuous Integration Server Setup and Maintenance
Create and maintain tools, methodologies, and documentation
Liaison to the IT department while providing overall IT support for the advanced content research group
Maintain network server, track software and hardware inventory

Qualifications 

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field, business, or related field or equivalent work experience required
Expert level knowledge of Linux, Windows & OSX
Experience working with an compiling software (C++) and comfortable with command line
Solid experience in scripting bash/python, etc.
Familiarity with content development projects and environments including game engine technologies
Excellent problem solving, troubleshooting and debugging skills with ability to analyze and dissect integrated components
Excels at quickly solving tasks and communicates findings
Works well in a fast-paced environment with shifting tasks and priorities
Must be able to function independently as well as be a great team member
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and interpersonal)

 

Computer Vision, Sensors, & Algorithm Architect

We are looking for a highly interdisciplinary software/hardware system architect to lead the inter-disciplinary architecture and design of our mixed reality system: sensors (cameras, IMUs, etc.), embedded compute, and embedded algorithm stack. This position reports to the CTO.

Responsibilities

Drive system-level architecture of sensor/compute/algorithm stack by interfacing with the technical leads in sensors, computer vision, embedded software, electrical/computer engineering, UI/UX, and OS software
Hands-on leadership of interdisciplinary team of systems engineers with broad analysis and prototyping skills (hardware/software/algorithms)
Responsible for product sensor strategy
Responsible for specification of complex algorithm stack (SLAM, environment modeling, interactions, etc.)
Extend existing prototype and production systems to enhance feature set, empirically quantify performance, and empirically test viability of concepts
For proposed hardware/software features, use off the shelf electronics and sensors to prototype functional proof-of-concepts
Design experiments to verify architecture decisions, and statistically represent the outcomes
Drive derivation of product architecture requirements from prototype systems
Interface with game developers, UX designers, experience designers, etc. to convert use-cases into concrete engineering requirements for sensors, algorithm stack, etc.
Collaborate across disciplines to design validation and verification tests of the system requirements
Work within the broader systems engineering team to support organization-wide requirements elicitation, management, translation between disciplines and customers, and documentation

Qualifications

Required:
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
Experience with cameras in embedded-compute context
Experience with machine vision algorithms in embedded-compute
Experience with inertial (IMUs) sensors
Ability to rapidly learn new computer languages and systems
Experience rapidly prototyping interdisciplinary (electrical, software, controls, optics, etc.), high-fidelity proof-of-concept testbeds
A working knowledge of statistics for data characterization and hypothesis testing
7+ years of experience in high-volume consumer electronics, or similar field
BS in Electrical Engineering, Physics or related field
MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering preferred

Preferred:
Experience designing a unique sensor/algorithm/processing architecture for mobile product
Experience with image signal processors (ISPs) and/or vision processor units (VPU)
Experience with embedded processing/compute architectures
Experience specifying custom optical sensors is a plus
Experience with WiFi/GPS/cellular localization is a plus
Experience evaluating electrical components, prototypes, and consumer electronics development prototypes is a plus
Experience with control systems is a plus

 

Computer Vision Researcher/Engineer 

The candidate must have extensive experience in Computer Vision with specialization in at least one of the following areas:

Sensor Calibration: Design and implement algorithms for online and offline calibration of complex devices composed of several sensors, cameras, IMUs, depth sensors and imagers. Collaborate with other engineers on the design and deployment of a fully automatic robotics-aided calibration process targeted for factory production.

Dense Mapping: Design and implement advanced algorithms for reconstructing dense 3D models of large scale outdoor environments using depth sensors.

3D Scene Understanding: Design and implement 3D scene segmentation algorithms based on depth, motion or texture data.

Qualifications

Expert knowledge in at least one area listed above:
Fluent in C/C++ (programming and debugging)
Experience working with OpenCV
Knowledge of parallel computing, OpenCL, GPGPU is a plus
Knowledge software optimization and embedded programming is a plus
MS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
PhD is preferred

 

Sensors & Computer Vision Engineer

UAVs need to sense and understand the world around them with tremendous precision and speed. You will bring computer vision expertise to bear in building a world class architecture for accomplishing multiple, difficult sensing tasks in parallel. Great ingenuity is required, as this must be done under tight power and size constraints. A wide variety of cameras, 3D sensors, inertial sensors and other components will be at your disposal, and you will conduct experiments, devise algorithms, and perform analysis to help design the best sensing system for our products. This is a critical role that provides the underpinnings for many core product features, and greatly impacts our product design and performance.

Responsibilities

Prototype advanced computer vision algorithms for pose estimation, 3D modeling, object recognition, etc. that take advantage of novel sensor choices and configurations.
Work with advanced 3D (e.g. depth) sensing technologies, and enhance or tune them to push the boundaries of accuracy, completeness, noise level, and other key performance indicators.
Apply machine learning to key sensor enhancement and computer vision problems.
Interact with vendors and the academic community to understand the landscape of available and near-term sensor technologies, and provide guidance to potential partners.
Define metrics for sensor performance, and design robust, partially automated experiments to obtain quantitative data against these metrics on an ongoing basis.
Develop new cross-sensor functionality, and prototype new sensor use cases.
Participate in strategic discussions around sensor architecture, selection, and configuration, for products and prototypes, with teams across the company.
Document, organize, and disseminate information about sensor specifications, performance, alternate possibilities, and strategy.
Serve as point of contact for teams seeking answers, changes, or support regarding sensors and sensing architecture.

Qualifications
Strong experience with computer vision and image processing algorithms and development
Proven fluency in C++ and/or Matlab
A working knowledge of statistics for data characterization and hypothesis testing
Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
Ability to rapidly learn new computer languages and systems
Prior work in designing evaluation metrics and systems for cameras and vision algorithms
Involvement in projects using 3D computer vision is a plus
Experience with machine learning methods, including deep learning is a plus

 

Cloud Security Architect

Responsibilities  

Secures services and user information by determining security requirements; planning, implementing, and testing security systems; preparing security standards, policies, and procedures; mentoring team members; interfacing with other security experts within the company.

Enhances security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members.

Determines security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates.

Acts as liaison to other geographically distributed security experts within the company, helping shape overall strategy as well as compliance with other teams requirements.

Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies and equipment; directing equipment and software installation and calibration; preparing preventive and reactive measures; creating, transmitting, and maintaining keys; providing technical support; completing documentation.

Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts.

Maintains security by monitoring and ensuring compliance to standards, policies, and procedures; conducting incident response analyses; developing and conducting training programs.

Upgrades security systems by monitoring security environment; identifying security gaps; evaluating and implementing enhancements.

Prepares system security reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.

Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Qualifications

Network Security
Network Hardware Configuration
Network Protocols
Networking Standards
Supervision
Conceptual Skills
Decision Making
Informing Others
Functional and Technical Skills
Dependability
Information Security Policies

 

Interaction Prototyper

Hangar is currently seeking a motivated interaction prototyper to help design our user experience system. Candidates should have 2+ years experience with prototyping and development and be excited to solve next-generation design problems.

Responsibilities

Execute innovative UI and UX concepts in a fast-paced environment while always keeping user needs at the forefront
Work with other designers and prototypers to visualize and validate design concepts and patterns
Contribute to the project work, executing against the current design strategy and direction
Work with Design and Systems to establish benchmarks and other engineering targets
Maintain professional knowledge and experience
Build functional knowledge and skills as necessary, and stay up-to-date on developments in the market space
Contribute knowledge, and promote a knowledge-sharing culture

Qualifications

2+ years of relevant professional and creative experience
Bachelor’s (or higher) degree in Interaction Design, Visual Communication Design, Graphic Design, Computer Science, Game Design or a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
Strong problem-solving and prototyping (physical, digital) skills
Ability to work with new and emerging technology and platforms
Interest in technology and curiosity around the future of computing and experience platforms
Excellent communication skills
Team player capable of working well with others to deliver a stellar product
Systematic thinking and a desire to make/prototype solutions in order to fail fast and learn quickly
Ability to combine analytical problem solving with digital prototyping and making
Understanding of development environments

 

Program Manager (Computer Vision)

Description
Lead Computer Vision projects through successful hands-on execution and delivery.
Develop and maintain project schedule, identify and track milestones, risks and cross-functional dependencies.
Manage work intake through Scrum agile development process, including sprint planning, effort estimation, change management, integration and testing.
Build effective partnerships with internal teams to move project through all phases of the development process while improving processes to maximize team performance.
Manage reporting of project health and deliverables to internal and external stakeholders.
Create and document technical requirements, project plan, solution architecture, change requests

Qualifications
Proven experience working with Computer Vision and/or related technologies (2D and 3D Imaging, Image Processing, Outputs, Object Recognition, Cameras/Sensors, OpenCV, OpenCL, GPGPU.)
3+ years of experience in a Software Project Management/Lead role, with 5+ years of experience as an software developer.
Strong understanding of product development lifecycle and experience with both waterfall and agile methodologies.
Demonstrated experience in project planning, successful  execution and risk management.
High-level of attention to detail with excellent organizational skills and a proven ability to multi-task.

 

Brand & Growth

Local Marketing Specialist

You’re a personable, action-oriented, digital marketer or communications expert.  You enjoy meeting people and conversing with them both online and in-person, are well liked, and you consider your network and social skills some of your best assets.  We want to put those skills to use by developing local marketing initiatives in cities and states around the US as we expand both sides of our software services platform. Hangar connects drone photographers and videographers to real estate, construction and government clients in their area, and we fill both sides of those funnels through personal connections and online lead generation.   As a local marketing specialist you’ll help plan and execute events, digital advertising campaigns and meetups. You’ll serve as a connector and product advocate, while working on an extremely outgoing and passionate team of tech marketers.  This job is based in Austin with up to 50% travel during peak business time.  

Responsibilities
Working with our data team to determine the right local markets to focus promotions on
Researching and developing potential partners and clients in target markets
Setting up events and meetups in key markets
Creating promotion plans and executing simple advertising and social media for local initiatives
Nurturing relationships from previous events and organizing them for future promotions or passing to other company teams
Working with overall marketing team on larger initiatives such as product launches and tradeshows
Collecting input across all programs to create strategies for improvement

Skills
Logistics and organization
Personable and relatable
Excellent composition and grammar
Public speaking and presentation

Proficiencies
Experience w/ Facebook and Google Ads
Experience working on events and trade shows
Understanding of Media & PR
Social media organization and usage
 

Communications Manager
You’re an experienced communications professional who has worked for several years in PR either for an agency or in-house at a brand.  You’ve got a strong writing background and are used to producing content, pitching writers, and creating messaging for products or companies.  You’re tech-savvy, competent across social media, and great in-person with clients and new people.  At Hangar you’ll be helping to produce written content for our ebooks, press releases website and initiatives, and helping develop and execute our PR strategy in local markets and nationally with product launches.  You’ll work as a creator and connector, while working in an extremely outgoing and passionate team of tech marketers.

Skills
Logistics and organization
Personable and relatable
Excellent composition and grammar

Proficiencies
Keynote
Newswire and media contact services (Gorkana/Cision)
Social media organization and usage
Photography and Drone photo/video skills a plus!
 

Digital Marketing Manager

You’re a marketing bad-ass.  Automation? Got-it. Programmatic ad buys? No problem. Digital advertising campaigns and retargeting? In your sleep. If someone gives you content, you can get it out there.  You’re an A/B testing, campaign creating, nurturing machine, and you play to win.  You’re knowledge of social media, SaaS platforms for sales and marketing, lead generation and web tools is thorough and no one seems to understand just how valuable all of that is.  Well, at Hangar, we do.  We are building a direct marketing machine, with people that understand content, social, and lead systems, and thrive in an environment with others who get it and excel in building great systems. You’ll work as part of a rapidly expanding team to define the software platforms and strategies we use as we aggressively grow worldwide.

Skills
Excellent writing and grammatical skills
Social Media Planning
Implementation and onboard of marketing systems

Proficiencies
Marketo, Eloqua, Pardot, Adobe Marketing Cloud or Similar
Sendgrid, Mailchimp, Exacttarget or similar email client
Adobe Creative Cloud (photoshop and/or lightroom basic proficiency)
Google Adwords
Google Analytics
Facebook Advertising
Programmatic Ad Buying Knowledge – Double-click, Media Math, Rocket Fuel, Turn or similar

Bonus Points For
Drone photography/videography
Working knowledge of Sketch
Experience in Jira/Confluence
CSS & HTML proficiency

 

All Jobs Are Based in Austin, TX

Please submit resume and related materials to

talent(at)hangar.com