July 8, 2024

Co-Founder at Defense Tech Startup

New York

We're on the lookout for a dedicated and innovative Co-founder to join us at [Stealth Startup]. If you're an engineer or have military experience, and you're passionate about cutting-edge aerospace technology, this could be the perfect role for you.

About The Startup

At [Stealth Startup], we specialize in designing and manufacturing aerial drones and OEM parts for the aerospace industry. Our mission is to provide top-tier technology solutions that meet the rigorous demands of dual use applications. We're a young company with big ambitions, and we need a co-founder who shares our vision and drive.

What we're looking for

We need a hands-on leader who can help us navigate the technical and strategic challenges of our industry. As a Co-founder, you'll be:

  • Technical Leader: Guiding the design and development of our drone technology and aerospace components.
  • Strategic Planner: Shaping our company's vision, strategy, and roadmap.
  • Team Builder: Recruiting, mentoring, and leading a skilled team of engineers and technicians.
  • Business Developer: Building strong relationships with defense contractors, aerospace clients, and industry partners.
  • Operational Manager: Overseeing production processes, quality control, and compliance with industry standards.
  • Market Analyst: Keeping up with industry trends and ensuring our products remain competitive.
  • Customer Liaison: Understanding the needs of our clients and ensuring our solutions meet their requirements.

who you are

You must tick these boxes:

  • Smart.
  • Hard-working.
  • Integrity.

Best case scenario: You're fun and have a security clearance.

Realistically, you'd also cover these:

  • Experience: You've got a strong background in engineering or manufacturing, related to aerospace or defense industries.
  • Technical Expertise: You have deep knowledge of drone technology, aerospace manufacturing, and relevant engineering principles.
  • Leadership Skills: You've led teams, managed projects, and can inspire others to achieve their best.
  • Strategic Mindset: You're able to think big picture while also focusing on the details that matter.
  • Communication Skills: You can clearly articulate complex ideas and build rapport with diverse stakeholders.
  • Problem-Solving Ability: You're adept at overcoming technical challenges and finding innovative solutions.
  • Adaptability: You thrive in fast-paced, high-stakes environments and can quickly adjust to changing circumstances.