Who we are: 

Archer is an aerospace company based in Palo Alto, California building an all-electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft with a mission to advance the benefits of sustainable air mobility. We are designing, manufacturing, and operating an all-electric aircraft that can carry four passengers for 60 miles at speeds of up to 150 mph while producing minimal noise. 

Our sights are set high and our problems are hard, and we believe that diversity in the workplace is what makes us smarter, drives better insights, and will ultimately lift us all to success. We are dedicated to cultivating an equitable and inclusive environment that embraces our differences, and supports and celebrates all of our team members.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead the technical cell development for both prototype and certified aircraft
  • Set up testing facility with cyclers, glove boxes, and fume hoods for cell development
  • Set up the database to track cell testing in the lab and the air
  • Develop international cell and battery vendor supply chains
  • Create algorithms used for predicting cell performance and health
  • Develop cell models and test them
  • Support cell and battery manufacturing with cell teardowns and root cause analysis
  • Develop cell requirements coordinate collaborate with our multidisciplinary engineering teams to develop world class battery systems

What you need:

  • 5+ years of experience in cell development
  • M.S. or PhD in a battery related field
  • Experience with MATLAB and Python
  • Experience developing scalable cloud-based cell database infrastructure
  • Must speak English and Mandarin

Bonus Qualifications: 

  • Direct experience working internationally
  • Passion for aviation and eVTOLs
  • Experience setting up and running cell cyclers


Archer is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. All aspects of employment are decided on the basis of merit, qualifications, and business needs. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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