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Backend Engineer

Networking Backend Engineer at Drone Connectivity Startup

Voltela is revolutionizing the commercial drone industry by providing cutting-edge connectivity software for ubiquitous aerial services in logistics, inspection, and mobility. Our mission is to create an aerial safety network with guaranteed connection reliability. Voltela delivers best-in-class connectivity performance and stands as the only company meeting regulatory requirements. 
At Voltela, we develop groundbreaking solutions and prioritize rapid learning with an open mindset. We value initiative and boldness in a supportive environment, taking pride in serving our exceptional customers with the most innovative and high-quality products in this emerging industry. 
We are seeking a motivated Networking Backend Engineer to join our team and play a pivotal role in advancing our mission. As a Backend Engineer at Voltela, you will be building the entire backend architecture for connections to our embedded drone software. You will transform our deep tech MVP into a scalable product while ensuring aviation-grade quality. Leading software development towards our goal of 100% connection reliability, you will collaborate with a dedicated team of engineers, scientists, and industry experts.
  • At least 5 years of experience building Python products with a focus on Network Architectures (PPP, routers, modems etc.). 
  • Understanding of Session Initiation Protocol, Real-Time Transport Protocol, RESTful API, PostgreSQL, Data Science and Security. 
  • Hands-on builder and problem-solver with a startup mentality. 
  • Dedicated team player with professional attitude and great communication skills.  
  • University degree in EECS or a related field. 
Pay and Benefits: 
  • Initial salary USD 100K. 
  • Vesting equity 1.5%. 
  • Work from anywhere within the US. 
Our team is based in New York City, Syracuse NY and Berlin, Germany. 
Join us building Voltela!