Full-Time

Senior Systems Safety Engineer

Posted on 4/4/2024

Archer

Archer

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft

Hardware

Senior

San Jose, CA, USA

Requirements
  • BS, MS, or PhD in engineering or a related technical degree
  • 5+ years experience as System Safety Engineer
  • Experience with all types of systems commonly used on civil aircraft
  • Experience with all phases of aircraft development from concept to entry into service
  • Experience performing all types of safety analyses commonly used in civil aviation
  • Experience creating, validating, and verifying aircraft and system-level safety requirements
  • Experience being personally accountable for one or more safety activities on a civil aircraft certification program
  • Experience developing and executing test plans in a simulation environment
  • Detailed understanding of civil aviation standards, practices, and regulations
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with various engineering disciplines to design high-reliability, safety-critical systems for an electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft
  • Take ownership of the safety requirements and safety assessments of one or more vehicle systems
  • Participate in the definition of safety requirements and safety assessments at the vehicle level
  • Represent System Safety in multi-disciplinary decision making and regulatory compliance activities under supervision of leadership
  • Contribute to the System Safety processes and work methods
  • Participate in regulatory compliance planning and demonstration activities under supervision of team leadership and the Certification and Test organization
  • Develop and execute test plans in a simulation lab environment

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%
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