Who we are: 

Archer is an aerospace company building an all-electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft focused on improving mobility in cities. The company's mission is to advance the benefits of sustainable air mobility. Archer is designing, manufacturing, and operating a fully electric aircraft that can carry four passengers for 60 miles at speeds of up to 150mph while producing minimal noise. Archer's team is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

What you’ll do:

  • Collaborate with various engineering disciplines to design high-reliability, safety-critical systems for an electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft
  • Author system requirements with traceability to higher and lower level requirements
  • Work with various technical disciplines to author verification plans to demonstrate compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Interface with regulators and DERs on the development and review of certification substantiation artifacts
  • Help establish internal processes and tools for configuration and change management

What you need:

  • 5+ years of systems engineering experience
  • BS, MS, or PhD in engineering
  • Expertise in SAE ARP4754A processes
  • Strong background with Polarion or similar requirements management tool
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Bonus qualifications: 

  • Knowledgeable on SAE ARP4761
  • Experience working on type certification of an aircraft from start to finish under 14 CFR Part 23/27 or equivalent regulations
  • Prior experience on certification projects with significant software and complex hardware elements
  • Background in RTCA DO-178 and DO-254

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