Project Manager
Aircraft Integration
Posted on 3/19/2024
INACTIVE
Archer

501-1,000 employees

Developing electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft
Company Overview
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.
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.4B

Founded

2020

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

17%

1 year growth

93%

2 year growth

241%
Locations
San Jose, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
Project Management
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or in a related field or equivalent industry experience.
  • Minimum 4 years related New Product Introduction (NPI) experience in the aerospace field.
  • Project management or Project Engineering experience.
  • Analytical capabilities to identify schedule critical paths and optimize engineering / supply chain timelines.
  • Demonstrated skills in supplier operational and relationship management.
  • Familiarization with Microsoft Project, Smartsheet, or other scheduling software.
  • Ability to operate independently with minimal high-level guidance.
  • Ability to react to resets and constant changes in a demanding, time-sensitive environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Responsibilities
  • Build and maintain strong relationships across Archer teams.
  • Provide Supplier Management, emphasizing collaborative execution with our partners.
  • Develop project task-based schedules and track/report milestone progress against the program management plan.
  • Identify and manage project Risks, Issues and Opportunities to closure in partnership with functional leads and Program Managers.
  • Relentlessly drive on-time execution both internally and at suppliers, finding creative ways to pull in delivery timing.
  • Communicate regularly with stakeholders, providing updates on project milestones, risks, and issues.
  • Prepare and present project reports, status updates, and performance metrics to senior leadership and key stakeholders.
  • Utilize configuration control and change management to maintain technical discipline of the program.
  • Identify areas of improvement or gaps in current metrics and processes.
  • Develop strategies to promote efficiency and productivity.
  • Compare actual performance against planned performance to identify variances, and help manage tasks on the Critical Path.