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If you can see yourself at allocortech, but there are no current openings matching your skill set, we welcome the opportunity to consider your application. Please send us your resume and cover letter.

Current Opportunities

Project Coordinator

Project Coordinator
Waynesboro, VA

At allocortech, we design, develop, and manufacture complete core flight control solutions for next-gen aircraft innovators, primarily in the UAS & UAM markets. In addition to our off-the-shelf product offerings, we provide extensive customization to meet our customers’ unique needs. Additionally, our small size fosters an agile, efficient workspace created to align with the quickly evolving unmanned air market.

We are looking for a motivated, positive individual that is comfortable working in a growing fast-paced environment.  allocortech is looking for a Project CoordinatorThe Project Coordinator will be responsible for enabling our sales, operations, and engineering teams to meet all internal and external goals. Using strong organization skills, expert spreadsheet development, and the ability to multi-task, the Project Coordinator will work closely with the rest of the team to manage inventory needs and planning; prepare, submit, and track purchase orders; oversee packing, shipping, and receiving; manage office supply needs; and provide administrative and clerical support. The project coordinator will represent allocortech to vendors and customers as needed and will communicate regular updates to team leads

All work that allocortech performs is export controlled and we do not always have the ability to apply for export licenses. Therefore, to comply with export control laws, we require that employees are one of the following: a U.S. citizen, a lawful permanent resident of the United States (“green card holder”), an asylee, or a refugee.

Responsibilities

  • Inventory Management
    • Develop and maintain a best practice tracking spreadsheet for inventory planning, ordering, and tracking
    • Warehouse and track inventory, monitor inventory levels, and order when low levels are triggered
    • Communicate and coordinate with project leads to understand inventory requirements and timelines
    • Prepare Bill of Materials, purchase orders, and other documentation
    • Research the market for best quality, price, and speed, quantity discounts, and similar
    • Monitor all orders to understand potential shipping delays, missing parts, and problems that could delay production schedules
    • Maintain relationships and regular communication with vendors
  • Shipping and Receiving
    • Place orders with vendors in accordance with project requirements
    • Receive all orders and check for accuracy, completeness, and quality
    • Prepare and ship all deliveries to customers
  • Facilities Management
    • Track, order, and stock office supplies
    • Maintain relationships with contractors to handle all ongoing and emergency facilities maintenance, coordinate with contractors when maintenance is needed, and oversee invoicing for services rendered
    • Track employee access, issue keys/codes to new employees, terminate access to outgoing employees
  • Project Support
    • Oversee subcontractor/major material purchase orders and all associated tracking of material
    • Support projects by providing administrative and clerical support
    • Participate in team meetings to provide updates and to stay informed on project goals, timelines, and requirements
    • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • 2+ years’ experience working in professional lab, office, or similar environment
  • Near expert level spreadsheet proficiency
  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills to work with both internal and external team members at all levels – engineers, technicians, senior leaders, vendors, customers
  • Lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (“green card holder”), an asylee, or refugee

Bonus Points

  • Experience with electrical manufacturing and electrical component ordering
  • Experience working in or with an early-stage startup company.

Job responsibilities of the Project Coordinator will be on-site at our headquarters in Waynesboro, VA.

If this job description sounds like an exciting opportunity but does not fully align with your current experience and skill set, we welcome the opportunity to consider your application.  Please send us your resume and cover letter.   

Our headquarters is located in Waynesboro, Virginia. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible PTO, ten company holidays, SIMPLE IRA, and incentive stock options.

Send us Your Resume careers@allocor.tech

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer
Waynesboro, VA

At allocortech, we design, develop, and manufacture complete core flight control solutions for next-gen aircraft innovators, primarily in the UAS & UAM markets. In addition to our off-the-shelf product offerings, we provide extensive customization to meet our customers’ unique needs. Additionally, our small size fosters an agile, efficient workspace created to align with the quickly evolving unmanned air market.

We are currently seeking to hire an Electrical Engineer to assist with the design, development, production and testing of allocortech’s new and existing products. This is a team effort, you will be working closely with our existing electrical, mechanical, and software engineers when developing new solutions.

Knowledge of use of Altium, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, multimeters, power supplies, and signal generators is extremely helpful. In addition, familiarity with low to mid speed buses like i2c, SPI, CAN, MII and 10/100 Ethernet, various types of static and dynamic memories, and USB 2.0 High Speed are valuable. You should be self-motivated and be comfortable in a position with high levels of accountability.

All work that allocortech performs is export controlled and we do not always have the ability to apply for export licenses. Therefore, to comply with export control laws, we require that employees are one of the following: a U.S. citizen, a lawful permanent resident of the United States (“green card holder”), an asylee, or a refugee.

Responsibilities

  • Designing, maintaining, implementing, or improving electrical circuits and PCBA designs 
  • Designing fixtures, harnessing and other support equipment for manufacture and test
  • Performing a wide range of engineering tasks by operating computer-assisted design or engineering software and equipment.
  • Conferring with customers, engineers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering products or projects.
  • Writing reports and compiling data regarding existing and potential electrical engineering projects and studies.
  • Preparing specifications for purchases of electrical equipment and materials
  • Assisting with supply-chain management and manufacturing of PCBAs

Qualifications

  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout, Altium Designer a huge plus
  • Experience with DC/DC converter design, both with modules and custom
  • Experience with serial protocols including RS-232, RS-422, RS-485, CAN
  • Experience with Ethernet MAC and Phy interfaces is a plus
  • Experience with embedded systems for real time and safety critical applications
  • Team player without an ego, passionate about system development with the group
  • Located or willing to relocate to central Virginia (Waynesboro)
    • a 50/50 rotating position may be considered
  • Lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (“green card holder”), an asylee, or refugee

Job responsibilities of the Electrical Engineer position will primarily be on-site in Waynesboro, VA.

If this job description sounds like an exciting opportunity but does not fully align with your current experience and skill set, we welcome the opportunity to consider your application.  Please send us your resume and cover letter.   

Our headquarters is located in Waynesboro, Virginia. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible PTO, ten company holidays, SIMPLE IRA, and incentive stock options.

Send us Your Resume careers@allocor.tech

Business Development Lead

Business Development Lead
Waynesboro, VA

At allocortech, we design, develop, and manufacture extensively customizable avionics for next-gen aircraft innovators, primarily in the unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and urban air mobility (UAM) markets. Our IP, experience, and small size helps foster an agile, efficient workspace created to align with the quickly evolving unmanned air market. 

We are looking for a motivated, positive individual that is comfortable working in a growing fast-paced environment.  Allocortech is looking for a Business Development Lead to improve our brand recognition and help boost our financial growth. This is an exciting opportunity to create action plans and sales strategies that will help up reach our growth initiatives — including new customer acquisition and client optimization.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct ongoing market research in the advanced air mobility and uncrewed system industries
  • Establish goals, objectives, strategies, and budget requirements for developing new business.
  • Grow, qualify, and track the opportunity pipeline, to include existing and prospective customers, through diligent and timely  identification/qualification of new business opportunities.
  • Engage directly with current and prospective clients, seeking and expanding business relationships.
  • Assist in development and execution of the company’s long-term strategic plan.
  • Coordinate team activities for timely responses, submittals, presentations, and proposals.
  • Coordinate communications between allocortech staff and prospective and current clients.
  • Coordinate with the Marketing team regarding allocortech’s public-facing presence.
  • Ability and willingness to to travel for meetings with prospective and existing clients

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business management, engineering, aeronautical science, or related degree from an accredited program.
  • Five (5) years of experience in business development, preferably in aviation/aerospace.
  • Proven experience as a new business Capture/Proposal Manager.
  • Experience in Project/Program Management in aviation/aerospace or related industry.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

Bonus Points

  • Experience in the advanced air mobility and/or uncrewed system industries.
  • Experience working in or with an early-stage startup company.
  • Knowledge of U.S. Government procurement, contracting and acquisition processes.

Job responsibilities of the Business Developer position will primarily be on-site in Waynesboro, VA.

If this job description sounds like an exciting opportunity but does not fully align with your current experience and skill set, we welcome the opportunity to consider your application.  Please send us your resume and cover letter.   

Our headquarters is located in Waynesboro, Virginia. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible PTO, ten company holidays, SIMPLE IRA, and incentive stock options.

Send us Your Resume careers@allocor.tech

Embedded Software Engineer

Embedded Software Engineer
Waynesboro, VA

At allocortech, we design, develop, and manufacture complete core flight control solutions for next-gen aircraft innovators, primarily in the UAS & UAM markets. In addition to our off-the-shelf product offerings, we provide extensive customization to meet our customers’ unique needs. Additionally, our small size fosters an agile, efficient workspace created to align with the quickly evolving unmanned air market.

We are seeking to hire an Embedded Software Engineer fluent in C++ (we use 17 internally, but knowledge of 11 is sufficient to bootstrap.) You will design, test, and document operating system level software with a level of rigor suitable for something that you really don’t want crashing down on your head. Current projects involve STM32 peripheral and board bring up, managed Ethernet switch drivers and traffic management, lithium ion battery management and modelling, and framework development.

If terms like linker scripts, cross compilers, toolchains, GCC, GDB, JTAG, IPC, make, MCU, UART, interrupt handler, mutex, priority inversion, memory protection, stack, heap, and fixed-point are part of your daily vernacular, you’ve got about half the job down! You should also have good knowledge of hardware aspects of embedded systems design and be able to debug issues at the circuit level, particularly around the CPU.

Use of oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, multimeters, power supplies, and signal generators is a must. You will be one of very few engineers on the team, so you should be self-motivated and be comfortable in a position with high levels of accountability.

Responsibilities:
  • Architect and implement the embedded software that runs the avionics and control systems of aircraft, and ensure that sensors and communication peripherals work right
  • Work with the electrical engineers to bring up and debug new hardware
    Develop robust bootloaders for updating software on a distributed processor architecture
  • Implement drivers in C/C++ and write test scripts to verify them across a variety of operating scenarios
  • Support algorithm implementation, system integration, test, and debug
    Identify points of weakness in the software and electronics; help develop plans for improving and robustifying the product
Qualifications:
  • Experience developing and testing embedded system software for real time applications/robotic systems
  • Strong C/C++ micro controller experience, preferably including development with ARM processors
  • Ability to review schematics and read data-sheets; experience supporting hardware bringup and debug
  • Experience with customizing board support packages
  • Experience developing and testing bootloaders
  • Familiarity with U-Boot and building/customizing kernels and kernel drivers
  • Familiarity with FreeRTOS
  • Familiarity with Linux and the RT patchset
  • Experience implementing robust drivers for basics comms protocols (UART, ethernet/lwIP, I2C, SPI, etc.)
  • Familiarity with some scripting language (Python preferred)
  • Experience with automated software development processes and modern tools (Git, CI, Bazel)
  • Team player without an ego, passionate about aviation, and doing whatever it takes to deliver value
  • Located or willing to relocate to central Virginia (Charlottesville) — a 50/50 rotating position may be considered

If this job description sounds like an exciting opportunity but does not fully align with your current experience and skill set, we welcome the opportunity to consider your application.  Please send us your resume and cover letter.   

Our headquarters is located in Waynesboro, Virginia. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible PTO, 10 company holidays, SIMPLE IRA, and incentive stock options.

Send us your Resume careers@allocor.tech