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Flight Test Engineer at SkyRyse
San Francisco, CA, US

About SkyRyse

SkyRyse is an air mobility company on a mission to quickly, safely and affordably connect everyone with the people and places that matter most.

Flight Ops Team

As part of the Flight Operations team, you are responsible for planning and conducting flight tests of our aircraft and their components.

You will apply your skills in test planning, telemetry analysis, data reduction, and test execution. Your responsibilities will include participating in both ground and flight testing, both from inside the aircraft and from a ground station.  Acting as a liaison between the test pilots, the engineers, and the technicians, you will plan the flight, conduct prebriefs and debriefs, and maintain the integrity of the data from sensor to test report.

You will work alongside the test pilots and subsystem engineers (such as flight controls, perception, mechanical engineering, autonomy, and avionics), contributing your expertise in formal flight testing techniques.


  • BS in engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience in a flight test organization
  • Strong MATLAB skills
  • A firm understanding of the data acquisition process
  • Love to work in multidisciplinary teams
  • Strong interest in the future of transportation

Nice to Have

  • Pilot license
  • Formal training in flight testing

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.