Job: UAS Test Pilot, GeoSearch, Inc., Orange County, CA
You bring a love for adventure and the outdoors along with stellar "stick skills" and a FAA Part 107! We bring cutting-edge fixed-wing, helicopter and multirotor RC aircraft for you to test!
GeoSearch, Inc. is actively seeking a licensed (FAA Part 107) pilot with experience flying RC aircraft including fixed-wing, helicopters, and multirotor types with and without autopilots. You’ll work in a multidisciplinary environment with electrical, mechanical, GNC (Guidance, Navigation, and Control) and software engineers providing your feedback and flight test reports to the team for further product development.
4+ years’ experience flying remote-controlled fixed-wing aircraft without autopilots
4+ years’ experience flying remote-controlled vertical lift aircraft (helicopters or racing-quads)
Experience with autopilots is preferred
Experience tuning autopilots is preferred
FAA Part 107 Certificate, or the ability to obtain one
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong background for hands-on debugging and root cause corrective action testing
Flexible schedule to accommodate flight testing at any hour of the day
Ability to obtain a security clearance if required by the program