Head of Digital Surfacing (SJ2024NR)

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San Jose, CA, United States, USA

Posted on: 2024-07-09

Category: transportation

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About the company:

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.

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 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: Head of Digital Surfacing
Worksite: 190 W. Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA 95134
Salary Range: $283,868.00 - $325,742.00 per year

What You’ll Do
-Manage the creation of digital surfacing, based on a 2D design intent, to suit
engineering/product performance requirements in 3D.
-Materialize design to manufacturing processes into 3D CAD format.
-Responsible for the release of complete set of product 3D data ("A" and "B" surfacing)
towards manufacturing.
-Create high quality level 3D data using rapid digital modeling tools from 2D sketch to
support early styling activities.
-Create high quality level 3D data using nurbs from scan or sketch information.
-Create high quality level 3D data incorporating feasibility directions, milling or production
-Communicate and collaborate with other designers to effectively evolve and refine
-Contribute 2D and/or 3D design sketches and sketch models for small parts and overall
design proposals.
-Perform other related duties to propel the project, studio, department and group forward
as assigned or requested.
-Coordinate with management to clarify and direct development of digital modeling
aspects of the design process.

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENT: Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Design,
Transportation Design, Mechanical Engineering, or closely related field of study. A U.S or
foreign 4-year bachelor's degree determined equivalent to the required degree is acceptable

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Head of Digital Surfacing, CAS Director, or any
occupation or job title in which 3 years of experience in digital modeling was gained.

Please apply online at: https://www.archer.com/careers. Must put job code SJ2024NR 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.
Archer Aviation does not engage with external recruiting agencies/individual recruiters with whom it does not have a prior written agreement. Archer reserves the right to make use of any unsolicited resumes that it receives and bears no responsibility for payment of any fees asserted from the use of unsolicited resumes. If you are a recruiting agency or individual recruiter wishing to do business with Archer, please reach out to [email protected]. All employment processes are managed by the Archer People Team.

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