Battery Module Mechanical Engineer (SJ2024MHW)

Archer Technologies

Archer Technologies

Other Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, April 12, 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.

Job Title: Battery Module Mechanical Engineer
Worksite: 190 W. Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA 95134

What You’ll Do
-Design mechanical components of the energy and power dense ESS
powering Archer's FAA type certified eVTOL airtaxi.
-Develop designs meeting required mechanical, electrical, and thermal
specifications unique to a lithium-ion battery system.
-Utilize lightweight materials and clever packaging solutions to reduce
-Perform hand calculations of designs followed by optimization in FEA
software packages.
-Build and test designs to ensure first articles meet functional
-Work with the test and integration teams to ensure performance
requirements are met at both the bench and aircraft levels.
-Participate in design reviews to ensure cross functional alignment and
solicit feedback.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or
Electrical Engineering and experience as a Sr. Battery Mechanical Engineer
or any job title or occupation in which 2 years of experience in high voltage
battery design and integration was gained.

ALTERNATE EDUCATION: Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or
Electrical Engineering and 1 year of experience in high voltage battery
design and integration.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have coursework in Electrochemistry, Energy
Storage Systems Engineering, Composite Structures with the Master’s degree.

Please apply online at: careers

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 $216,300.00 to $225,000.00 per year.

Must put job code SJ2024MHW on resume/CV and cover letter.


Archer is unable to provide work visa sponsorship for this position at the present time.
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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