Want to be one of the first 50 employees at a well-funded, fast growing start-up? After having developed one of the most advanced flight technologies in the world, we are preparing to launch our consumer service. We are actively hiring smart, ambitious and purpose-driven teammates.

About Skyryse

We’re on a mission to provide the fastest, safest and most uplifting transportation solutions for the people and communities we serve. Our service will make it effortless to travel door-to-sky-to-door in major cities, unlocking new possibilities for how people live, work, and play. To support our efforts, we are embedding the world’s most advanced perception technology into our aircraft.

Our team is comprised of aerospace experts, engineers and leaders from Tesla, Robinson, Airbus, Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman, the U.S. Military and other top organizations.

Location: Skyryse HQ, Hawthorne, CA

Why this role is mission critical:

This critical role provides support for the people architecting and implementing the embedded hardware and software platforms that makes safe, reliable, autonomous flight possible; as well as the backend infrastructure to speed development, and run a 24/7 customer ecosystem.

Key Objectives:

As part of the DevOps team, you will be setting the technical direction, implementing and supporting all of the servers for the critical tools and services. Examples could be Kubernetes, Docker, Linux, Postgres, Hadoop, and Kafka. All of which will likely be deployed into our AWS instances, potentially as well as on local servers.

Position Requirements:

  • Experience working in high performing teams that have deployed and maintained Cloud infrastructure
  • Degree in Computer Science, EE, or equivalent

Core Competencies:

  • Emotionally intelligent, team-oriented and ambitious
  • Customer focused mindset – how can you do more?
  • Ability to rapidly communicate and bond with co-workers, and develop new capabilities within a startup
  • A player/coach who can fluidly change gears from creating alignment around your technical vision to executing with the teams


Benefits & perks: Join us in our brand new office, own part of the business as an equity holder, enjoy free helicopter rides, and have 100% of your employee insurance premiums covered.

Skyryse is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Principals only please. NO AGENCY CANDIDATES WILL BE CONSIDERED. Please apply directly to Skyryse.



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