Senior Software Engineer (Atlanta) at Wisk Aero | Powderkeg

Location: Atlanta, GA

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Software & Automation Engineering

At Wisk, we're transforming the future of urban mobility through safe, all- electric, autonomous flight. We are a passionate team working together toward a sustainable future, solving high-impact problems that have never been solved before. By delivering everyday flight for everyone, we're making it possible to spend less time getting there and more time being there. If you want to be part of shaping the future of mobility, then read on!

Why we need you

  • The Sr. Software Engineer is responsible for developing and delivering the safety critical aircraft avionics software that controls the aircraft from origin to destination. The successful candidate will have proven experience developing requirements and executing design, coding, and integrating safety critical systems software.

What you will do:

  • Join the Avionics and Control Systems SW team to develop safety critical software.
  • Take part of the Model-Based Development team to help solidify the Model-Based Development process per DO-178C and DO-331.
  • Support creation of High-Level Requirements, Low-Level Requirements, Design/Design Model for Software.
  • Support Software-to-Software, Software-to-Hardware, and/or System Integration.
  • Work closely with the Systems Engineering team for System flow-down requirements.

What you have done:

  • BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Science.
  • 3-5 plus years of experience with embedded systems/software development.
  • 2 plus years of experience with MathWorks Model-Based Development tools, i.e. Simulink Requirements, Check, Coverage, Code Inspector, Test, Report Generator and/or Polyspace Bug Finder, Coder Prover.
  • Experienced with Model-Based Development processes for Certifying aerospace control systems.
  • Knowledge of DO-178C and DO-331 for software development and Model-Based Development, and verification.


  • Experience with MathWorks DO Qualification Kit to support DO-178C tool qualification. Familiar with DO-330.
  • Embedded software development experience with C or C++ language.
  • Experience with FAA Stages of Involvement audit as lead and/or participant.

Who you are:

  • You are a highly motivated, self starting individual with a broad set of skills and never afraid of facing complex technical challenges
  • You are a solution oriented individual with a strong analytical mindset
  • You have strong communication skills and can easily tailor your communications to suit the audience
  • You can adapt quickly or propose changes needed to achieve early results in a timely fashion
  • You embrace challenges and take commitments and deliver results within reasonable expectations
  • You are a positive team player

We are headquartered in Mountain View, CA, and have a satellite office in Atlanta, GA. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (company pays 100% of employee premium), flexible time off, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with 50% company matching (no vesting period), and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as flight lessons, gym membership subsidies, employee referral bonus, charitable giving match, IP bonus program, and many more.

Wisk Aero provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wisk Aero abides by applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Software Engineer (Atlanta)
  • Company
    Wisk Aero
  • Location
    Mountain View, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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