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We Are Hiring:

This is a Permanent, Full-Time Post,
Siegen, Germany

The sky’s the limit for your career at Microdrones. So: take to the skies with us – choose challenge over routine!

Energetic. Innovative. Adventurous. Perceptive. Future oriented. Sound like you? Then we’ve got the right job for you! Microdrones offers a unique opportunity to work for an industry-leading company in a dynamic environment. Join us on our journey in the rapidly-growing aerospace industry with its infinite growth potential – become a Microdrones professional!

  • Taking care of software quality, developing a high-quality code that is clear and readable
  • Development and maintenance of the current in-house firmware (in particular the Flight Controller)
  • Participation in the integration of new sensors to the existing unmanned aerial vehicles
  • Development and implementation of your own ideas to improve existing products
  • Supervising/ Conducting of (flight) tests for new developments
  • Documentation of projects
  • Relevant work experience
  • Proficiency in C and C++
  • Sound knowledge of software architecture concepts
  • Sound knowledge of word- and spreadsheet processing
  • Fluently written and spoken English, speaking German and/ or French is an asset
  • High level of flexibility and commitment to the success of the team
  • Well-structured work method and ability to work independently
  • Positive personality with keen ability for team work and harmonious cooperation
  • Ability to travel internationally (low frequency)
Desirable experience/ skills include:
  • Experience in embedded programming (in C/C++)
  • Experience in handling laboratory measurement equipment
  • Experience in Guidance, navigation or control
  • Experience in project management, troubleshooting or bug tracking tools, such as Atlassian Jira
  • Experience in software version management tools, such as BitBucket, GitHub, or SVN
  • Experience in developing code with high test coverage
  • Experience in working in a team in an agile environment
  • Knowledge of automotive or aviation standards for software development


Microdrones stands for diversity and equal rights. None of the above expressions should be discriminatory in terms of age, sex, ancestry, religion, belief or experience. We confirm that we are pleased to accept all applications from candidates of any age, gender, ancestry, religion, belief or experience.

Ready to opt for a challenge?

We are looking forward to your meaningful application – apply online through our application form now.