Full-Time

Senior HV Bus Engineer

Posted on 6/18/2024

Archer

Archer

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$134.4k - $168kAnnually

Senior

San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
MATLAB
Requirements
  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering with 3+ years or MS with 1+ years of experience
  • Sound knowledge and hands-on experience in HV bus architecture covering safety and functional requirements
  • Familiarity with battery, power electronics, thermal / pyro fuses, and typical transient loads and exposures anticipated for aerospace systems
  • Experience in performing modeling of system dynamics in circuit simulation tools (spice, Matlab/Simulink, etc.)
  • Master of all types of lab instruments: oscilloscope, network analyzers, HV power supplies, etc.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Prepare and facilitate insulation coordination across the product
  • Design and develop the HV bus system to meet safety and functional requirements
  • Create and manage budgets for leakage resistance, Y-capacitance, and X-capacitance
  • Create and drive safety standards for all HV bus system modules
  • Provide design guidance from conception into production while working with a multidisciplinary team to understand module performance and sources of HV bus disturbances
  • Verifying that modules meet budget allocations and develop solutions to bring the system into compliance with requirements

Archer is developing electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft for urban air mobility networks, with a focus on innovating in powertrain technologies to enable the commercialization of eVTOL aircraft. The company is building a proprietary electric powertrain system that is significantly more power dense and higher efficiency than what is in the market today, while maintaining a long service life.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.4B

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

39%

2 year growth

203%