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JOIN THE TEAM

We're a small and dynamic team, and we're widely regarded as the most professional in the business. 

 

We operate in some of the harshest environments imaginable, with some of the most advanced equipment available in the commercial drone world.

OUR CURENT VACANCIES

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

United Kinkdom (work from home) 

Temporary position three months - possibility to extend

£30k pa

DRONE PILOT

United Kingdom / occasional overseas

Temporary position six months - possibility to extend

£22.5 - £27.5k pa + bonus package (OTE £35-40k pa)

SENSOR OPERATOR

United Kingdom / occasional overseas 

Permanent position

£18.5 - £22.5k pa + bonus package (OTE £25 - £30k pa)

DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCER

United Kingdom / occasional overseas 

Temporary position six months - possibility to extend

£18.5 - £21.5k pa

 

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

£30'000 per annum

 

Three month position - possibility of extension

Working in the United Kingdom (from home)

20 days holiday + bank holidays

Job Description

We've got an exciting new role available for an experienced Software Engineer to join our growing team in the commercial drone world. You'll be part of our small software development team working from home on our live streaming and mapping applications that makes use of drone and GIS data.

 

Our software Developers are at the very core of our operations. They build applications and tools that enhance and process data that our Drone Pilots and Sensor Operators go out to acquire. The applications are at the very heart of what we do and the service we provide.

Our work is rewarding, and you'll get a great sense of achievment when you see the tools you've built used for tasks on a national scale, in times of national crisis.

 

You will need to have excellent HTML5/CSS/Javascript skills, and be proficient in or at least have a good working knowledge of JQuery as well as having excellent PHP skills, and be familiar with MVC frameworks (CodeIgniter or Symfony). 

 

You should have a minimum of 2 years (or relevant experience) in commercial Javascript, PHP or web development experience as well as an understanding of video streaming and a good understanding of a selection of the most recent technologies for both development, testing, and deployment of cloud web servers (e.g. AWS or Google Cloud). 

 

In addition to technical skills, you must be proactive in learning new technologies or techniques, love coding and thrive in a fast-paced team environment. 

Minimum Requirments

  • PHP

  • MVC Frameworks (Ideally CodeIgniter)

  • Javascript/JSON

  • API Integration (Ideally Google APIs)

  • MySQL

  • Live Video or Streaming Media

Desirable

  • Wowza streaming services

  • Google maps API

  • Integrations with DJI hardware and software

 

DRONE PILOT - UNITED KINGDOM

£22'500 - £27'500 basic salary depending on experience

+ bonus package for on target earnings of £35'000 - £40'000 pa

Six month position - possibility of extension

20 days holiday + bank holidays

Great UK & Occasional overseas travel

Generous bonus scheme

Work from home on none flying days

Access to company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone

Job Description

We've got an exciting new role available for an experienced Drone Pilot to join our growing team in the commercial drone world. You'll be part of our national deployment team providing drone inspection, survey and response services on a range of tasks such as critical national infrastructure surveys, building inspections or working with first responders.

 

Drone Pilots are at the very core of our operations. They are the essense of professionalism, they are safety consious, they are operationally experinced with a steady hand and focussed mind.

 

At Team UAV, the Drone Pilot is the Commander of a small two man team consisting of themselves and a Sensor Operator. They work together as a tight team, and are sometimes away in hotels for 2-3 days per week, this can be in the UK and occasinally overseas. It's a fast-paced and exciting role, the hours can sometimes be long - but our work is rewarding, and you'll get a great sense of achievment from the tasks you carry out.

When you're not flying, you'll be working from home planning tasks, organising and processing data, building on new procedures and finding innovative new ways and new technology to carry out bespoke tasks. You'll also have the chance to research, develop and test new equipment - if you've got a mind for RC gear and communications.

There's great career progression too, you'll have the opportunity to develop your skills and take part in further training. Your job as a Drone Pilot will give you the basic skills and mindset for progression within the company.

Minimum Requirments

  • Passed and completed UK drone pilots ground school and practical flight (certificated)

  • Over 40 hours of commercial flights in log book (within the last 12 months)

  • Experience using DJI products

  • Experience of capturing photogrammetery data

  • Experience of capturing inspection images and video

  • Experience and underpinning knowledge of processing photogrammetry data

  • Good knowledge of drone technology, new tech and a eye on future tech

  • Must hold a full UK driving licence with no more than 6 points

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions and operate in the outdoors for extended periods

  • Have a professional attitude and confidence in own ability

  • Confident to talk to the general public

  • Confident in mitigating risks

  • A strong team player with leadership qualities

  • Ability to manage a small team

  • Capable of making decisions in high pressure environments

  • Organised and good time management skills

  • Willing to work away from home

  • Good literacy and IT Skills

  • An interest in drone technology and remote sensing

  • Enthusiastic about the application of new technology

Desirable

  • Ex-military or emergency services

  • University graduate, background and qualification in surveying

  • Qualification in carrying out asset or building inspections

  • Pix4D training courses

  • Working knowledge of Agisoft

  • Experience with Wingtra

  • Experience with Sensefly Ebee X

  • Experience with EVLOS

  • Experience with BVLOS

  • Experience of working within operational safety cases

  • First aid trained

  • PFCO (Permission for commercial Operation)

  • Surveying or Inspection experience 

  • Over 100 hours logged commercial flights

  • Knowledge of photogrammetry and assosiated software applications

  • Keen interest in photography, videography and assosiated software applications

 

SENSOR OPERATOR - UNITED KINGDOM

£18'500 - £22'500 basic salary depending on experience

+ bonus package for on target earnings of £25'000 -£30'000 pa

20 days holiday + bank holidays

Great UK & Occasional overseas travel

Generous bonus scheme

Work from home on none flying days

Access to company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone

Permanent position

Job Description

We've got an exciting new role available for a Sensor Operator to join our growing team in the commercial drone world. You'll be part of our national deployment team providing drone inspection, survey and response services on a range of tasks such as critical national infrastructure surveys, building inspections or working with first responders.

 

Sensor Operators are critical to our operations. They are the people who work with the Drone Pilot to plan tasks, prepare equipment for flight, ensure updates have been made and maintains teams equipment - so it is always ready to be used, often at a moments notice if we're responding to incidents with first responders. 

 

The Sensor Operator and Drone Pilot work together as a tight two person team, and are sometimes away in hotels for 2-3 days per week, this can be in the United Kingdom and occasionally overseas. It's a fast-paced and exciting role, the hours can sometimes be long - but our work is rewarding, and you'll get a great sense of achievment from the tasks you carry out.

It's not all travel, there's times when you'll be required to work from home, and there's times when you'll be on other tasks such as moving equipment between teams based in the UK.

There's great career progression too, you'll have the opportunity to develop your skills and take part in Pilot training. Your job as a Sensor Operator will give you the basic skills and mindset required to be a safe operator to progress to be a Commercial Drone Pilot.

Minimum Requirments

  • Must hold a full UK driving licence with no more than 6 points

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions and operate in the outdoors for extended periods

  • Have a professional attitude and confidence in own ability

  • Confident to talk to the general public

  • A strong team player

  • Organised and good time management skills

  • Willing to work away from home

  • Good literacy and IT Skills

  • An interest in drone technology and remote sensing

  • Enthusiastic about the application of new technology

Desirable

  • Ex-military or emergency services

  • PFCO (Permission for commercial Operation)

  • Drone Pilot course completed with international training provider

  • Experience in a similar position as a Sensor Operator or Commercial Drone Pilot

  • An understanding of CAA polices and procedures regarding commercial drone operations.

  • Surveying or Inspection experience 

  • Knowledge of photogrammetry and assosiated software applications

  • Keen interest in photography, videography and assosiated software applications

 

DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCER - UNITED KINGDOM

Government Kickstart Scheme 16 - 24 year old placement

£17'000 - 21'000 per annum depending on experience

Work from home position when not in the field

Job Description

We've got an exciting new role available for a Digital Content Producer to join our growing team in the commercial drone world. You'll be part of our small sales and marketing team providing media products for social media, and for our Clients. You'll be working with data from drones where our Pilots have carried out inspection, survey and response services on a range of tasks such as critical national infrastructure surveys, building inspections or working with first responders. Your main role will be collect media by going out onto the ground with the teams and then edited it to use on projects or on the companies social media accounts.

 

Digital Content Producers are critical to our operations. They are the people who work with the sales and marketing team to plan campaigns, to help bring to fruition the company's sales goals. The Digital Content Producer deploys out on tasks to capture high end photography of our teams in action to post on social media, as well as edits videos in Final Cut Pro. 

 

The Digital Content Producer is a fast-paced and exciting role, with a good varied amount of working from home and being out in the field. The hours can sometimes be longer than normal when there is a large project on - but our work is rewarding, and you'll get a great sense of achievment from the tasks you carry out.

There will be times when you're required to join the Drone Pilot on a task, to help him capture video and images, and you'll be trained to operate the drones cameras to collect aerial data. 

That means there's great career progression too, you'll have the opportunity to develop your camera and flying skills and take part in Pilot training. Your job as a Digital Content Producer will give you the basic skills and mindset required to be a safe operator to progress to be a Commercial Drone Pilot or a skilled Camera Operator.

Minimum Requirments

  • Experience of business social media accounts

  • Experience of photography

  • Experience and good working knowledge of Photoshop and Adobe products

  • Experience and good working knowledge of Final Cut Pro

  • Must hold a full UK driving licence with no more than 6 points

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions and operate in the outdoors for extended periods

  • Have a professional attitude and confidence in own ability

  • Confident to talk to the general public

  • A strong team player

  • Organised and good time management skills

  • Willing to work away from home

  • Good literacy and IT skills

  • An interest in drone technology and remote sensing

  • Enthusiastic about the application of new technology

  • Keen interest in photography, videography and assosiated software applications

Desirable

  • ​PFCO (Permission for commercial Operation)

  • Drone Pilot course completed with international training provider

  • Experience in a similar position as a Digital Content Producer or Social Media Manager

  • An understanding of CAA polices and procedures regarding commercial drone operations.

  • Surveying or Inspection experience 

  • Knowledge of photogrammetry and assosiated software applications

If you think you have something to offer our team but cant see it listed above then we'd still like to hear from you! Get in touch and tell us a little bit about what you can bring!

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