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
  • Develop FHAs, FTAs, FMEAs, PSSAs, SSAs for avionics, propulsion, and power systems per SAE ARP4671
  • Interface with regulators and DERs on the development and review of systems safety artifacts

What you need:

  • 5+ years of safety-focused systems engineering experience
  • BS, MS, or PhD in engineering
  • Demonstrated expertise in SAE ARP4761
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

Bonus qualifications: 

  • Knowledgeable on SAE ARP4754A
  • Experience with reliability substantiation (by analysis and test)
  • Experience working on type certification of an aircraft from start to finish under 14 CFR Part 23/27 or equivalent regulations
  • Prior experience on cert projects with significant software and complex hardware elements; knowledgeable on RTCA DO-178 and DO-254

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