Systems Test Engineer

Archer Technologies

Archer Technologies

Quality Assurance
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 9, 2023

Archer is an aerospace company based in San Jose, 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:

  • Develop Company and Certification test plans for ground, flight, and component level testing.
  • Identify, collaborate, and assess risk for all levels of test activities.
  • Interface with engineers across the organization to accomplish test objectives safely and
  • Author and/or review Company/Certification Reports.
  • Prepare and present material in support of test readiness reviews.
  • Provide support for test events as a flight test engineer and/or test conductor.
  • Prepare and lead flight briefs and debriefs for test events.
  • Lead and participate in test setup (flight line) activities.
  • Report and communicate test results.
  • Participate in all aspects of the Flight Test Safety Risk Management process.
  • Contribute to the certification effort of a novel electric aircraft.

What You Need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering; and
  • Systems Bring‐up Engineer or any occupation or job title in which 4 years of experience in flight
    test engineering, systems bring‐up and test, flight readiness testing, flight test aircraft
    configuration management and conformity was gained.
  • 25% Domestic Travel required.

Please apply online at: Must put job code SJ2023PS on resume/CV and
cover letter.

At Archer we aim to attract, retain, and motivate talent that possess the skills and leadership necessary to grow our business. For this position we are offering $180,000 - $195,000 per year.


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.