Flight Control Software Engineer

Bozen, Italy

FlyingBasket is an innovative Start-Up, specialized in the production of multicopter drones suitable for commercial use such as cargo transportation, heavy lifting operations, power line inspections and various other applications. Since its inception, FlyingBasket has become the benchmark in the commercial cargo drone industry. We are continuously expanding our commercial operations and looking for someone to join our team in the journey towards unlocking the full potential of our innovative technology.

This position is an outstanding opportunity for a highly-motivated and proactive individual to assume a pivotal role in the evolution of a fast-growing international company.


  • Design, implementation, debugging, testing and verification of flight controller software
  • Troubleshooting of problems detected during test flights and operations
  • Creating and maintaining supporting documents
  • Analyze flight and laboratory data to ensure system requirements are satisfied
  • Use and maintain system specifications, interface definitions, and aircraft drawings in the development of solutions

Must Haves

  • Bachelor or higher with focus on Software
  • Experience with PX4 autopilot firmware
  • Knowledge of control theory and experience with embedded real time programming
    (C and C++)

  • Experience with Code Review and Testing
  • Fluent in English (B2 or higher)
  • Work Permit for Italy

Nice to haves

  • Simulation using SIL
  • Experience in writing software for safety critical systems
  • Strong analytical skills

What's in it for you?

  • Being part of the leading cargo drone startup in Europe
  • Great team of international people with a friendly and open culture
  • Possibility to expand your knowledge in various fields
  • Real responsibilities and challenges in a fast-evolving company from day one

What We Offer

Each team member has a chance to see the impact of her/his work. You can make a real contribution to the success of the company.  FlyingBasket organizes team building activities throughout the year, including mountain hikes, sports activities, movie nights and much more.    


Dynamic, international environment
Work in a team and autonomous
A full-time on-site position


Personal development
Learning and communication


Company Gym 
Hikes and walks in summer
Skiing/Sledging in winter

Eat & Drink

Fruit, coffee, snacks and 
freshly cooked lunch