Notos is pioneering change in aviation’s approach to unmanned aerial vehicles navigation by ensuring a future where longer, greener flights can be guaranteed by running a simple software update. Notos Technologies has created innovative software that uses AI in order to enable drones to power missions through autonomously harvested wind energy. Notos proprietary software works by generating a dynamic map of lift sources in the atmosphere, which is then used to power flight planning and decision making. Our software is able to exploit wind energy in any environment and can currently be implemented on any fixed wing drone equipped with an autopilot system.
Notos Technologies’ vision, shared by the most successful deep-tech start-up foundry in Canada, TandemLaunch, is to leverage advancements in unexplored sectors of aviation science and apply them to UAV technology. Notos Technologies is backed by TandemLaunch with $800k in seed financing, with its next financing round scheduled for Q2-Q3 2020.
Role and Opportunity Description:
This is a hands-on role for an experienced tech-savvy executive who is looking for a new exciting challenge to lead a young dynamic start-up company. It is your opportunity to contribute to the growth and personal development of its team.
As the Chief Executive Officer of Notos Technologies, you will be responsible for fundraising and investor relationships, the overall operations of the business, revenue generation, coordination and development of the executive team as well as the growth of a high caliber organization.
We are looking for:
- CEO experience leading and scaling a small team, startup experience preferred
- Strategic insight into B2B/licensing business development in artificial intelligence and SaaS model
- Fundraising experience for early-stage start-ups from venture capital and/or angel investment
- Leadership skills, entrepreneurial energy, pro-activeness, and efficient multi-tasking
- Knowledge of the aerospace industry a bonus
A compensation, aligned with the company’s growth objectives and its very significant upside opportunity, including significant equity, and performance-based incentives, will be offered to the right candidate.
About TandemLaunch (Our Incubator/ Lead Investor)
TandemLaunch scouts, accelerates, and commercializes early-stage technologies from the world's top universities in close partnership with major consumer electronic brands. We collaborate with innovative entrepreneurs and technologists to turn these initial ideas into high quality ventures that our partners then lead to international impact.