Full-Time

Stress Methods Senior Staff Lead Engineer

Archer

Archer

501-1,000 employees

Developing electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft

Hardware

$144,000 - $180,000

Senior

San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering
  • 20+ years related to structural analysis
  • In-depth understanding of loading scenarios
  • Advanced proficiency in hand calculations and finite element analysis
  • Proficient with programming, scripting, and engineering automation
  • Ability to generate and review detailed structural analysis reports
  • Excellent understanding of static versus dynamic analysis
  • Experience with the manufacturing of composite parts or mechanical systems
  • FAA DER Structures Candidate
  • Proficiency with NX or other CAD software
  • Expert knowledge of Femap/Nastran and Abaqus
  • Hands on experience working within aircraft certification program
  • Excellent understanding of FAR Part 23/27 regulations
  • Experience with Fatigue and Damage Tolerance
Responsibilities
  • Demonstrate structural integrity through hand calculations and finite element methods
  • Develop methods based on structural analysis hand calculations and finite element modeling
  • Authors and reviews stress analysis documentation
  • Support stress team engineers with tool automation
  • Support component and assembly tests
  • Mentor and develop junior structural analysis engineers
  • Collaborate with suppliers and engineers throughout the product development process

Archer stands out in the urban air mobility industry with its focus on designing and developing electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, aiming to transform the way people move and utilize time. The company's competitive edge lies in its proprietary electric powertrain system, which offers higher power density and efficiency than current market offerings, while ensuring longevity and safety at both the cell and pack level. With a team based in Santa Clara, CA, Archer's commitment to technical advancement and industry leadership makes it an exciting and dynamic place to work.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.4B

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

99%

2 year growth

247%