Location: ROME, Italy

Auryn Aero is a pioneering aerospace technology company specializing in advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and autonomous flight systems. We are dedicated to innovation, excellence, and developing cutting-edge solutions for both commercial and defense sectors.

Position Overview

Key Responsibilities

We are seeking a skilled and passionate Drone Technician to join our dynamic team.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with open-source autopilots, sensor integration, and a keen sensibility for quality and reliability. This role requires a detail-oriented individual who can work in a fast-paced environment, ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety.

  • Open Source Autopilots: Utilize and modify open-source UAV platforms such as PX4 and Ardupilot to meet project requirements.
  • Sensor Integration: Integrate various sensors into UAV systems, ensuring accurate data collection and system functionality.
  • Soldering: Perform precise soldering tasks to ensure reliable electrical connections and system integrity.
  • Mechanical Building: Assemble and integrate mechanical components for UAV systems, ensuring robust and reliable construction.
  • Quality Assurance: Implement and adhere to quality control processes to ensure the reliability and safety of UAV systems.
  • Robotics: Apply robotics knowledge to enhance the functionality and performance of UAV systems.
  • Maintenance and Repair: Conduct routine maintenance and repairs on UAVs to keep them in optimal working condition.
  • Documentation: Maintain detailed records of all integration processes, test flights, and maintenance activities.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with the engineering team to provide feedback and suggest improvements for UAV systems.


  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience with UAV systems, particularly with open-source autopilot platforms.
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in sensor integration, soldering, and mechanical building. Experience in robotics is highly desirable.
  • Attention to Detail: High level of attention to detail and commitment to quality and reliability.
  • Education: A degree in Aeronautics, Engineering, Robotics, or a related field is preferred.
  • Certifications: UAV pilot certification is a plus.
  • Skills: Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.


How to Apply:

– Competitive salary and benefits package.
– Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
– Collaborative and innovative work environment.
– Access to state-of-the-art technology and equipment.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their qualifications and experience to [joinus@aurynaero.com]

Auryn Aero is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


At AURYN, you immediately become part of a dynamic and evolving organization where your work truly matters.

From research scientists, to software engineers, to business operations positions, our people come from a variety of backgrounds and are given opportunities daily for creative input, autonomy, mentorship and cross-team collaboration.

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