Software Engineer: IoT - Manufacturing

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, together we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 

We are looking for an IoT-focused software engineer to join our manufacturing team.  Beta will be manufacturing an electric aircraft in a Net Zero manufacturing facility in South Burlington, Vermont.  The person in this role will initially be responsible for integrating machines on the floor with our data backbone in AWS.  After manufacturing ramps up, the engineer will assist with implementing Beta’s aftermarket program.  The team member in this position will work in a cross-functional team environment.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Develop solutions using AWS services such as IoT Core, IoT Sitewise, Kinesis, Lambda, and EventBridge.
  • Build -> Measure -> Learn.  Think like an entrepreneur.
  • Design, write, test and deploy production-ready code.
  • Work closely with subject matter experts in manufacturing to design solutions that meet the needs of multiple stakeholders.
  • Participate in software guild(s) to improve Beta’s software organization.

  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a relevant field.
  • 3 years experience in a software engineering role.
  • Proficiency in NodeJS and/or Python.
  • Proficiency with cloud computing.
  • Experience working with Git version control.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Stellar troubleshooting skills with the ability to spot issues before they become problems.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • Proficiency with an IoT cloud platform such as AWS.
  • Proficiency consuming/developing APIs.
  • Experience with ERP platforms like Plex.
  • Experience with MES platforms such as Mach2.
  • Experience with MQTT.
  • Experience in a startup.

  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

    Video Interview:

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    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.