DroneSense is looking for a Rust Developer

    About Us.
    DroneSense offers a drone software platform tailored for the unique needs of the public safety market. Our comprehensive solution equips First Responders with a complete tool set that expands situational awareness and acts as a force multiplier. Our mission-critical platform solves the challenges of scale and operational deployment across an entire organization, ultimately leading to… more saved lives. Drones are a game-changer for the way First Responders carry out their various missions. DroneSense is here to serve as an integral part of this evolution in public safety.

    Our Culture.
    We are a founder-led company and our leadership team is made of experienced engineers, pilots, and entrepreneurs. Our core values are central to how we work together as a team, solve problems for our customers and make decisions. We are looking for people who see problems as opportunities, have a growth mindset, and are willing to challenge the status quo. Our team is focused on helping our customers by making their jobs easier through technology. We do this through creative problem solving and rolling up our sleeves to get the job done together. We are trying to build a diverse team and value what each individual brings to the team. We want our team members to have fun, be themselves and feel a sense of belonging at DroneSense.

    What will I be doing?

    Using the Rust language to add new features for first responder drone pilots to control their aircraft and send telemetry and video to other pilots.

    • Create features and bug fixes
    • Add support for new drone hardware and accessories
    • Follow and evolve Rust development best practices
    • Fly drones to test and validate your changes

    Would I be a good match for this position?

    This opportunity to innovate calls for a Rust developer who has strong programming fundamentals plus a proven interest in solving for high performance and high reliability situations.

    • At least 5 years experience building high performance systems with Rust/C/C++/Go or similar language
    • Must have 2+ years experience with Rust
    • Experience using Tokio/Tower and websockets for networking and concurrent processing
    • Experience with bindgen and bridging to C libraries
    • MAVLink experience a huge plus
    • Excited about working with drones, robotics, and first responders

    Our Technology

    • Rust
    • MAVLink
    • SignalR
    • WebRTC
    • GitLab CI

    What We Offer.
    We make sure we pay a competitive base pay and company stock options. We also offer flexible time off, a 401k plan, and multiple medical insurance plans so you can choose the best option for your situation. Additionally, we provide dental, vision, life insurance, FSA, short term disability and long term disability coverage. We are a fully remote company so you can work from home as much as you like! AND, when you join us, we help you obtain your Part 107 UA license

    DroneSense currently operates in Texas, Washington, Virginia, Georgia, Illinois, Colorado, Florida, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Minnesota and Connecticut. Candidates from those states, or willing to relocate to those states, will be given preference