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Embedded Software Engineer - REGENT Craft

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Job Title
Embedded Software Engineer
Job Location
North Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Job Description


REGENT is building the seaglider; the first electric flying machine that will transport commercial passengers.  With a vehicle that never flies higher than a few meters off the water, we unlock the ability to fly twice as far as an electric aircraft, and certification by maritime authorities which will let us fly first passengers within 5 years.  

We are actively hiring passionate team members who can help us get our vehicle to market as quickly and safely as possible. We are backed by the world’s best investors: the same investors who are behind SpaceX, Palantir, Boom Supersonic, and more. We have over $6B in provisional orders from some of the industry’s largest operators and are hitting the ground running.

Working at REGENT, you’ll be in a fast-paced environment with exciting new challenges daily and abundant opportunities for growth. Your coworkers are passionate about building zero-emission, high-speed seagliders that will revolutionize coastal transportation. Our small team works collaboratively and across disciplines to safely marry the latest technologies from aviation, aerospace and nautical engineering. REGENT offers competitive benefits including healthcare, dental, and vision plans as well as an employee equity incentive plan.


As an embedded software engineer you will work with our flight software, GNC and Avionics team to develop embedded code and drivers for our flight control computers and controllers.  You will work with a variety of sensor systems, actuators and communication protocols.  In this position you will play an integral role in getting our first generation seaglider in the air. 

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor's degree or greater in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • 4-8 years relevant work experience
  • Defining, communicating, and developing to software requirements and high-level design principles
  • Safety critical software experience (aerospace, medical, automotive, or similar applications)
  • Writing device drivers, emulators, and hardware abstraction layer for embedded flight control computers and IO controllers
  • Writing low level software for sensors, actuators
  • Developing software on resource constrained RTOS's and configuring RTOS's (Vxworks, Integrity, PikeOS, etc…)
  • Familiar with object oriented design principles
  • Familiar with common embedded comms protocols like i2c, SPI, RS422/485, CAN
  • Strong programming skills in C++, C, including both bare metal and unix environments
  • Scripting experience in Python, MATLAB, or Bash

Bonus Points For

  • 8+ years relevant work experience
  • DDL Publish/Subscribe architectures
  • Graphical User Interfaces, especially instrumentation
  • FPGA programming using VHDL or verilog
  • Building simulation environments with Simulink or LabVIEW
  • Comfortable reading electrical schematics
  • Experience with common electrical lab equipment like Oscilloscopes, Multimeters, Signal Generators, etc

We welcome applicants who may not align perfectly with all required skills and experience as there may be opportunity to grow into the specific responsibilities of the role.


This is a full-time on-site role based at our new purpose-built seaglider development facility in North Kingstown, RI (20 minutes south of Providence, RI and just over an hour south of Boston, MA).  We expect in-office presence 3+ days a week.  Lunch is provided daily.

What’s in it for you?

REGENT is committed to providing our employees with benefits to support their complete well-being, from excellent health, dental and vision insurance, to an unlimited vacation policy. 

Our benefits include*:

  • 100% of annual premiums covered for healthcare, dental, and vision insurance
  • HSA plans available
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee equity incentive plan
  • Free lunch catered daily **
  • Office amenities including snacks, drinks, coffee & espresso bar and an on-site gym **
  • Dog-friendly office **
  • Relocation packages available
  • Flexible hours & generous PTO
  • Paid holidays, including company summer and winter breaks
  • 401(k) plans

* All benefits available to full-time staff
** Select benefits available to interns

Equal Opportunity

REGENT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

REGENT Craft Headquarters Location

Burlington, MA

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REGENT Craft Company Size

Between 20 - 100 employees

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REGENT Craft Total Amount Raised


REGENT Craft Funding Rounds

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  • Series Unknown

    $18,000,000 USD

  • Seed

    $9,000,000 USD

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