Drone Engineer

Salary Competitive

We are looking for a new drone engineer who can take an active part in developing of our drone system solution and bring it to the next level. If you thrive to use existing and new technology to create innovative solutions together with talented colleagues, and you like a dynamic workday, then you might be our new team member in Upteko.


  • Active participation in developing the next generation of our drone-in-a-box system

  • Designing and implementing new features in our drone software

  • Participating in customer deliveries

  • Product tests, including drone tests and operations

  • Participating in Research and technology partnerships with universities and companies.

About you

We imagine the successful candidate comes with

  • M.Sc. in Robotics/drones or similar

  • You easily get new ideas for improvements and want to both design and improve on software solutions

  • You are a doer that wants to get stuff done

  • You can see yourself working in an innovative start-up

  • C++ or Python experience

  • Experience with PX4 Autopilot

  • Embedded programming and Linux experience

  • Agile and rapid-prototyping mindset

  • At least fluent in English, verbal/written

  • Can work from our office in Odense, HCA Airport

  • Loves a dynamic workday where ideas and changes occur and are implemented fast.


About the company

Upteko is a young company located in Copenhagen, Odense, and Skanderborg. We are dedicated and motivated to succeed in a rapidly growing industry with lots of unexplored opportunities. 

Our team is built around close relations where we have a great time while being extremely passionate about what we do. We believe in having fun and working hard.

Sounds interesting? Send your application to the contact information on the left side.

We continuously invite applicants for an interview and will close the job post once the right match has been found.


UPTEKO´s vision is to radically improve the offshore shipping and wind power sectors through innovative drone technology.

We are a start-up that was founded in 2018. We have installed our first drone system with maritime customers and secured funding to develop the next generation of automated and smarter drone systems. You will be joining an exciting journey early on.  

We have developed a completely automated unmanned aerial system (UAS), efficiently solving critical challenges in maritime environments. Be it shipping, offshore oil rigs or wind turbines, UPTEKO’s marine-grade, multi-purpose, long endurance drones are compatible and ever-ready to complete any automated mission in the maritime industry.

We are aiming to become the No. 1 supplier and developer of drone systems for offshore challenges, by adapting to the needs of our customers

For more information or questions please contact us at per.breum@upteko.com or phone number 004550122000

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Working at

Upteko is a thriving Danish robotics company located in Copenhagen, Odense, and Aarhus, with the ambitious vision to facilitate the future transition from manual to fully autonomous processes in the maritime sector. This will make offshore operations more reliable, secure and efficient for ship crews and shipowners. We have several upcoming projects in the pipeline, such as innovative inspection and drone systems, which leading shipowners have shown interest in.

Read more about Upteko

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