Flight system specification & Embedded flight system development

  • Engineering / Software
  • Toulouse, France
  • Job posting: October 05, 2015
  • Job ID: 2015_JOB-FLG-02
  • Type: Internship

Business description

The flight software aims to:

  • Secure the data ground communication
  • Capture and process received data from the UAV sensors
  • Control the UAV’s geolocalization and altitude
  • Take over autonomously in case of failure (go off the track, breakdown, data link loss).

Job description

After a deep understanding of international regulations, and what already exists in open source / open hardware, you will be responsible for the full design and development of the software.

Once up and running, this software will ensure our clearance to enter our clients air space.


  • Embedded software development experience
  • Sound knowledge in cross compilation languages (C & C++)

And a fluent english !

Sunbirds presentation

Sunbirds is a young innovative start-up designing, manufacturing and marketing long-endurance solar drones, flying all day long.

Our market is mainly abroad coporate clients (both civilian and military), for uses ranging from nature protection to industrial surveillance and precision agriculture.

Other job offers:

2015_JOB-FLG-01. Flight controler conception.

2015_JOB-FLG-03. Propulsion chain optimization.

2015_JOB-GND-01. Ground station software development.

2015_JOB-OPR-02. UAV operator