Introduction of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Sub-Team
Sub-teams are specialized teams that produce particular subsystems defined by the project’s need. In addition to contributing towards the overall product, sub-teams serve as an opportunity for UCR-UAS members to engage in both leadership and technical development roles that further educate UCR students.
The Unmanned Aerial Vehicle sub-team is responsible for the design, development, and testing of a VTOL fixed-wing aircraft that is capable of accomplishing mission tasks defined by the annual AUVSI SUAS Competition.
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Sub-Team Lead Job Description
Sub-team leads are responsible for developing innovative technical solutions for their given subsystem. These sub-systems are defined and approved by the AUVSI-SUAS Project Coordinator. The sub-team lead(s) are expected to oversee, manage, and engineer their sub-system from conception to integration, and if needed, decommission. In addition to being accountable for their sub-systems' integration, sub-team leads are expected to uphold UCR-UAS Leadership Values and offer meaningful guidance to its members.
Maintain a clear and open line of communication between the Project Coordinator and sub-team leads.
Organize and facilitate regular meetings with sub-team members.
Relay announcements and other pertinent information between sub-team leads and sub-team members.
Meet deadlines specified by the project timeline.
Attend and report project updates at weekly leads meeting and any other necessary meetings.
Designing components and organizing parts into assemblies using Solidworks.
Manufacturing components using power tools, 3D printing, etc.
Leading flight days to ensure that tests are successfully completed and in a safe manner.
Contributing to design and troubleshooting to improve/optimize aircraft design, as needed.
Deadline to Apply: Monday, April 25th 2022 by 11:59 PM PST