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We’re creating an
entirely new aircraft.

Re-Envisioning Flight

In the heart of Silicon Valley, at the intersection of aerodynamics, autonomy, and electric propulsion — we’re changing personal aviation.

Working and Learning

With simulations and prototypes, CAD and carbon fiber, we’re designing, building, and testing better ways to get from A to B.

We are Hiring

We’re always looking for creative people who can make the impossible happen.

  • Sr. Electrical Engineer: Avionics Systems

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    We are currently seeking Sr. Electrical Engineer with broad experience to join the embedded systems group. The Electrical Engineer will work closely with Senior Systems and Software engineers and will own hardware development of subsystems from inception to deployment. Should be able to contribute broadly but will be primarily responsible for hardware development.

    Required:

          • Experience with design and implementation of advanced electronics
          • Comfortable with all aspects of electronics design including
       - Analog Sensor Interfaces
       - Power Supply Design
       - Microprocessor/MCU Integration
       - Digital Design (1MHz to 200MHz)
       - Digital Peripheral Selection and Integration (ADC, Memories, UART, etc.)
          • B.S. in Electrical Engineering with 5 or more years of applicable experience
          • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic and highly interactive startup environment
          • Must be hands-on and able to work independently with minimum supervision
          • Good understanding of serial bus interfaces  like RS-422, RS-485, CAN, RS-232, SPI, I2C
          • Good understanding of EMI, RFI, ESD, transient suppression and I/O protection schemes

    Desired:

          • Experience with relatively complex embedded systems design, implementation and testing
          • Experience with sensors and sensor interfacing techniques (filters, A/D interfacing, etc)
          • Some experience with electromechanical drivers
          • Robust power supply design
          • DO-160, DO-254 compliance testing experience very desirable
          • Ability to write test code in C for board verification and on-board diagnostics valuable
          • Experience with ALTIUM schematic capture and layout tools

    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more.

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  • Manufacturing and Tooling Engineer

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    We are seeking a hands-on composites Manufacturing and Tooling Engineer to join our team developing an electric aircraft. This position will participate in conceptualization, design, drawing production, sourcing, and manufacture of tooling, structural composite parts and support equipment. A strong mix of composites design and manufacturing skills and experience is required (laminate drawings, lay-up procedures, manufacturing documentation, etc.). The ideal candidate will also have extensive experience with a wide variety of aerospace composite tooling materials and manufacturing methodologies, including autoclave and OOA processes, vacuum bagging, bladder molding, compression molding and lost mandrel molding.

    Required:

          • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of related experience
          • 3 to 5 years of 3D CAD experience, including surfacing. SolidWorks experience a plus

          • Knowledge of materials and processes to support build schedule and ensure part quality
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Proficiency with low rate production structural composites tooling design and manufacture (epoxy board, composite and metallic)

          • Experience with secondary bonding theory and methods, and the design and construction of assembly and bonding fixtures

          • Ability to develop, read and comprehend drawings, and experience with ASME Y14.5
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Passion for design excellence

          • Enthusiasm and desire for work in a hands-on, fast paced R&D environment 

          • Comfortable working with aggressive schedules and changing requirements
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Excellent computer skills (Mac OS and Windows)
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Excellent communication skills
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Ability to lift tools and parts up to 50 lbs


    Desired:

          • Experience with ply template creation or flattening software

          • Experience with nesting software and laser projection syste
          • Experience with metrology, part inspection, and assembly tool alignment


    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more.

     

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  • IT Support Specialist

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    We are currently seeking an IT Support Specialist with substantial desktop support experience spanning Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows. The successful applicant will be responsible for cross-platform user support, some network and server administration, and systems automation. Solid IT support and administration experience is essential for the candidate to join a small IT team that holds agility and efficiency in high regard, runs highly virtualized infrastructure, admins a supercomputer, and keeps things humming.

    Required:

          • Minimum two years experience providing technical support in a multi-platform user environment
          • A positive user-facing attitude that mixes customer service with user education and empowerment
          • Ability to move quickly in a fast-paced startup setting
          • Strong capabilities in Mac OS X, Linux, and Windows
          • Solid understanding of TCP/IP network fundamentals
          • Comfort with command-line interface
          • Experience with network-based modular deployment
          • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
          • Strong critical thinking skills

    Desired:

          • Bachelors Degree
          • Experience with version control (mainly git)
          • Scripting capabilities
          • Apache administration experience
          • Automation experience using munki, puppet, and Active Directory
          • Experience supporting CAD tools and workflows
          • Ability to exercise good judgement, independently assess risk, and make critical decisions
          • A healthy sense of adventure

    Applicants are strongly encouraged to include a cover letter when applying.

    We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 20 PTO days, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with company matching, commuter checks, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free lunches, snacks, drinks, fruits, year-end bonuses, employee referral bonus, IP bonus program, ping-pong table, afternoon chocolate, happy hours and many more. 

    Apply