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Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 2:58 PM

Job Description:/h3:
Swift Navigation is looking for an Applications engineer to create rich customer experiences with our high:accuracy positioning products. You will be working with a small team to push the state of the art in satellite navigation technology, making high accuracy positioning ubiquitous and easy to use across a wide variety of industries including unmanned aerial vehicles, robotics, and autonomous transportation.

Your job will be to inspire and equip our customers with the tools and knowledge necessary to integrate our products with their platforms from a software and system perspective. Youll work closely with our customers and engineering teams to research customer requirements, design effective tools and documentation, and help our customers integrate our products into theirs. Youll also design and hack together creative demos to show off the capabilities of our products and to provide feedback from a users perspective.

Candidates should have skills and experience with:
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:Satellite Navigation (GNSS/GPS) and or inertial navigation (INS) systems used for precision navigation, machine control, or robotics.
:Embedded Linux and/or Buildroot
:Embedded C and microcontrollers
:Designing, documenting, and implementing user:friendly SDKs and software development ecosystems
:Customer:facing sales and applications engineering
:Communication (Serial, CANbus, UART, usb, ethernet, SPI, I2C)
:Scripting (Python, Bash)
Strong candidates will also have skills and experience with:
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:Fundamentals of satellite navigation
:Target industries and applications (Automotive autonomy, UAS/UAV, land surveying, construction, aerial surveying and/or mapping)
:Control theory, estimation, and sensor fusion as applied to autonomous systems
:RTOS (FreeRTOS, ChibiOS, etc)
:System testing and verification
:Technical project management
:Technical writing
:Sales engineering
The candidate should expect to:
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:Provide pre and post:sales electrical, mechanical, and system integration support to customers
:Contribute to mainline development with an eye towards improving the customer experience
:Act as a community ambassador
:Design and present compelling demos to showcase Swift Navigation product
:Author and improve technical documentation and application white:papers
:Collaborate with Sales, Marketing, and Engineering to deliver messages and solutions to customers

Swift Navigation, Inc. was founded in 2012 to make GPS positioning technology more accurate and affordable. Its GPS and GNSS positioning products are available a fraction of the price of the competition and deliver 100 times better accuracy than the GPS in a cell phone. Swift Navigations technology benefits a multitude of industries and applications:including autonomous vehicles, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), precision agriculture, robotics, surveying and space. With its innovation and technology honored by Inc.s 2016 and Forbes2017 30 Under 30 lists, Swift Navigation is enabling a world where fields farm themselves, drones fly safely and autonomous transportation can take you home.

We are located in San Francisco, close to public transportation and are well financed. Swift offers unlimited vacation days, competitive salary and benefits, 401(k), a casual office environment, hackathons and tech talks to push the professional growth of all or employees. Come join us
Company Description:/h3:
Swift Navigation was started by our three determined founders, who set out to make GPS positioning technology more accurate and affordable.
Since its founding in 2012, Swift has partnered with customers to provide support for individual products up to large:scale projects. We provide NRE support to our OEM partners including general hardware and software support, custom hardware development based on our modular design, custom software and on:site testing and integration. And were just getting started.
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• Location: San Francisco

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