Test Engineer

Archer Technologies

Archer Technologies

Quality Assurance
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2024

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 100 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:

  • Collaborate with aircraft system engineers to develop test plans and procedures
  • Assist in coordination of integrated lab test scheduling
  • Support and/or execution of test procedures in integrated test labs
  • Support and/or creation of test data collection and reports
  • Development and maintenance of integrated test lab operating procedures

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree is Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical, Systems Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in aircraft system integration and test
  • Knowledge of aircraft systems and operation
  • Development and/or execution of aircraft system verification and/or validation procedures
  • Familiarity with communication protocols such as A429, CAN, Serial (RS-485/RS-422/RS-232), Ethernet
  • Strong technical, written, and verbal communication skills

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Experience with HIL and/or real-time simulation environments
  • Knowledge of Python scripting language

At Archer we aim to attract, retain, and motivate talent that possess the skills and leadership necessary to grow our business. We drive a pay-for-performance culture and reward performance that supports the Company’s business strategy. For this position we are targeting a base pay between $99,840.00-$124,800.00. Actual compensation offered will be determined by factors such as job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.


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.