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Full-Time

Battery Module Mechanical Engineer

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Posted on 4/12/2024

Archer

Archer

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$216.3k - $225kAnnually

Senior

San Jose, CA, USA

Category
Design Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Required Skills
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience as a Sr. Battery Mechanical Engineer or similar role with 2 years of experience in high voltage battery design and integration
  • Coursework in Electrochemistry, Energy Storage Systems Engineering, Composite Structures with a Master’s degree
Responsibilities
  • Design mechanical components of the energy and power dense ESS powering Archer's FAA type certified eVTOL airtaxi
  • Develop designs meeting required mechanical, electrical, and thermal specifications unique to a lithium-ion battery system
  • Utilize lightweight materials and clever packaging solutions to reduce weight
  • Perform hand calculations of designs followed by optimization in FEA software packages
  • Build and test designs to ensure first articles meet functional requirements
  • Work with the test and integration teams to ensure performance requirements are met at both the bench and aircraft levels
  • Participate in design reviews to ensure cross-functional alignment and solicit feedback

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

14%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

174%
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