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Drone Library Expert



Kassel, Germany
Posted on Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Company Overview: Dedrone is the world’s most trusted smart airspace security company. Hundreds of commercial, government and military customers around the world rely on Dedrone’s comprehensive, command and control (C2) solution to protect against the persistent and escalating threat from drones while enabling “good” drones to fly. By leveraging AI/ML, Dedrone is the only solution that provides continuous, autonomous interrogation and verification of drones that enables both multi-sensor and multi-mitigation options onto a single fused "pane-of-glass". Whether on-premise / air-gapped or in the cloud, Dedrone customers can easily detect, track, identify, analyze, and mitigate drone threats.

Dedrone is seeking a highly skilled and motivated individual to join our team as a Drone Library Expert. As a Drone Library Expert at Dedrone, you will play a pivotal role in understanding and navigating the UAS market landscape. Your expertise will be instrumental in helping us prioritize the development of detectors and support in recording the RF signature of drones. Additionally, you will collaborate closely with our Sales and Sales Engineers to ensure seamless communication and alignment with our strategic objectives in countering unauthorized drone activity.

You will…

  • Conduct comprehensive research and analysis of the UAS market, including emerging trends, technologies, and regulatory frameworks relevant to counter-drone operations.
  • Provide strategic insights and recommendations to guide the development and prioritization of detectors tailored to the evolving threat landscape of unauthorized drone activity.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement effective strategies for recording the RF signature of drones and enhancing Dedrone's CUAS capabilities.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive drone library encompassing diverse models, specifications, and functionalities to support threat detection and response.
  • Act as a subject matter expert, providing guidance and support to Sales and Sales Engineers on technical aspects related to drone detection, RF signature analysis, and CUAS solutions.
  • Stay abreast of industry developments, threat vectors, and adversarial tactics in the drone ecosystem, and contribute to enhancing Dedrone's technology stack.

You have…

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Proven experience in the UAS market with a deep understanding of drone technologies, applications, and regulatory requirements, particularly in the context of counter-drone operations.
  • Strong technical background in RF signal analysis, detection systems, and data interpretation, with experience in CUAS technologies being highly advantageous.
  • Proficiency in utilizing tools and software for RF signal analysis, data visualization, and threat intelligence integration.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate across teams and communicate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically, problem-solve, and adapt to rapidly changing threat landscapes and technological advancements.
  • Prior experience in a similar role within the aerospace, defense, or security industry is highly desirable.

At Dedrone, we believe that great ideas come from anywhere. We support a collaborative environment and value open participation from individuals with different ideas, experiences, and perspectives. We believe having a diverse team makes Dedrone a more interesting and innovative place to work, and we strive to make Dedrone a welcoming and inclusive place for all.