Software Engineering Intern at DroneDeploy

DroneDeploy is the leading cloud software platform for commercial drones, making the power of aerial data accessible and productive for everyone. Trusted by businesses and individuals in over 130 countries worldwide, we are transforming the way drone users collect, manage and digest impactful data in a variety of industries, including agriculture, real estate, mining and construction. Simple by design and easy to use, DroneDeploy builds revolutionary software compatible with any drone. If you’re excited about drones and want to help us create a simple and seamless experience for drone users across the world, we’d love to hear from you!

The Challenge
We are a small team of highly skilled photogrammetry developers working on a scalable image processing platform that efficiently processes drone imagery to geo-reference, align, stitch, blend, ortho-rectify and reconstruct – creating tens of thousands of point clouds, 3D models and mosaics a month. That data is used to drive high ROI decisions in industry as diverse as construction, agriculture, mining, conservation, forestry, and infrastructure inspection. We are looking for generalist interns looking to work in our engineering to help expand the capabilities of our developer platform.

The Role
You will be responsible for expanding and developer the DroneDeploy applications platform. This includes building new applications on the platform that control drones and analyze drone data. You will also be involved in adding functionality to the applications platform APIs, improving documentation, writing examples and creating a great developer experience.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Strong JavaScript skills with modern frameworks like Angular2 and React
  • Strong Python skills and familiarity with libraries like SciPy and NumPy
  • Experience with cloud platforms like Google Cloud Platform and Heroku
  • Familiarity with version control software like Git
  • Experience writing and maintaining great developer documentation.
  • Experience with computer vision and deep learning libraries like Caffe, TensorFlow and Keras a plus

Work With Us
We’re a team of star wars loving, hot sauce eating, tech enthusiasts with inspirational talents. Everyone is empowered to explore and implement new ideas and improvements. We enjoy our collaborative office environment and encourage each other to push boundaries. We host weekly Friday night BBQs on our rooftop deck, offer great salaries, generous equity,100% employee health coverage, unlimited vacation and delicious catered meals among other perks.

DroneDeploy is an equal opportunity employer.