Floor Supervisor (Spyglass)

Saronic Technologies

Saronic Technologies

People & HR, Operations
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Saronic Technologies is a leader in revolutionizing defense autonomy at sea, dedicated to developing state-of-the-art solutions that enhance maritime operations for the Department of Defense (DoD) through autonomous and intelligent platforms.
Job Overview
We are seeking a Floor Supervisor to lead and oversee the development of our autonomous surface vessels (ASVs) which will redefine capabilities for the DoD. You will work closely with a team of engineers, technicians, and researchers to drive innovation and build the first-ever production line of our ASVs.


  • Project Leadership: Lead and manage R&D projects related to autonomous surface vessels. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure projects are executed efficiently and meet established goals and timelines
  • Technical Expertise: Possess a deep understanding of electro-mechanical, sensor integration, and final integration
  • Research and Development: Drive innovation by conducting research, prototyping, and testing of cutting-edge technologies and systems related to autonomous surface vessels
  • Quality Assurance: Maintain high-quality standards in all R&D activities. Implement rigorous testing and validation procedures to ensure the reliability and performance of ASV components and systems
  • Budget Management: Work closely with the management team to develop and manage R&D budgets, ensuring efficient resource allocation and cost control
  • Safety Compliance: Enforce safety protocols and guidelines in all R&D activities to ensure a safe and secure working environment for all team members
  • Documentation: Maintain detailed records of R&D activities, including design documents, test plans, and results. Generate reports and presentations to communicate progress and findings to stakeholders
  • Collaboration: Foster a culture of collaboration, creativity, and innovation within the R&D team. Promote knowledge sharing and cross-functional teamwork


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Proven experience leading R&D projects in the field of autonomous systems, maritime technology, or related areas
  • Strong technical expertise in autonomous navigation, sensor integration, and control algorithms
  • Proficiency in project management tools and methodologies
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a creative approach to technical challenges
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and mentor a team
  • Knowledge of DoD regulations and standards related to autonomous systems is a plus
  • Prior experience working on defense-related projects is a plus
Saronic does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits.