PrecisionHawk UTM Platform Developer

PrecisionHawk UTM Platform Developer

Do you like drones? Do you want to be a pioneer and join the front lines of using drone technology to enable smarter decisions in business?

Fantastic – we do, too! PrecisionHawk, Inc. is dedicated to changing the way businesses view their assets and manage resources. To extract the true commercial value of drones, we must continue to advance a multifaceted technology that includes advanced robotics, robust software, and rich data.

Are you a Platform Developer who has prior experience working on a scalable, high-volume, web-based application? Do you have experience writing and shipping quality code with a modern web application framework (Java, Spring Boot etc.)? Do you have a clear understanding of HTTP and RESTful APIs? If you are looking for a place where your contributions will have a significant impact on the product this is an exciting opportunity to join our team!  

How would you utilize your experience designing and developing web-based applications at PrecisionHawk? Here are a few examples of what you can expect to do and learn: 

  • You will be a key member of the engineering team who will enable the continuous delivery of quality software 
  • You will handle server-side and client-side code for a production platform 
  • You will participate in all aspects of the product development lifecycle 
  • Work closely with one of our key clients 

Our stack includes Java, Spring Boot, PostgreSQL, and REST APIs.   


  • An appreciator of unmanned flying vehicles and curious about air space safety. 
  • A developer with a thoughtful perspective on testing and quality code. 
  • Able to communicate directly with customers in a professional and timely manner 
  • You have strong opinions, loosely held with respect to engineering standards, processes, and tooling 
  • Well versed in Agile methodology. 
  • You understand Java, Spring Boot and RESTful APIs, and have complementary front-end skills. 
  • A collaborator, an innovator, and someone who loves having fun. Challenges are an excitement. 


  • 3+ years of building and consuming APIs.  
  • 3+ years of front-end development understanding HTML, CSS, JS, and their interactions. 


  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks such as React or Angular  
  • Understanding of GIS fundamentals 
  • Experience with cloud computing e.g. AWS, Azure, etc 

What We’ll Do

Provide Flexibility

  • Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Three months paid parental leave for primary caregivers, three weeks for secondary caregivers
  • PETernity leave for when a new, furry friend joins your family

Support Health & Wellness

  • Healthcare, Vision, & Dental Insurance
  • Optional HSA and FSA
  • Local Gym Membership Discounts
  • Free Fresh Fruit and Vegetables available daily

Encourage Financial Wellness

  • 401(k)
  • Options
  • Competitive Salary

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