SHIELD Aviation is a privately held company dedicated to the innovative development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV). Headquartered in San Diego, the veteran-owned business was established in 2008 with the purpose of developing the next generation UAV to support military operations. Shield Aviation has moved to the forefront of innovation amongst its competitors.

SHIELD Aviation is a unique, rapidly expanding unmanned systems ISR provider. Our exceptional growth over the last couple of years is the result of our in-depth personal experience of our customers and exceptional caliber of our employee's within the company.

Our employees are committed to “Delivering Tomorrow's Technology Today” and are challenged by the innovation and evolving workplace for the development of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.

The company offers a dynamic, changing work environment for results oriented individuals. The unique culture focuses on results, playing to win and rewarding its employees for their commitment to excellence. If you are committed, team orientated individual, who’s looking for a challenging and evolving career, consider applying for a career with SHIELD Aviation.


Current Vacancies

Do you want to be apart of the SHIELD Aviation team?  We currently have the following openings available:

  1. Composite Technician I-IV

  2. Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanic


To apply please send your resume to