Systems Safety Engineering Specialist

Montreal, QC


BETA Technologies is an electric aerospace company developing vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft and supporting charging infrastructure, with a focus on clean aviation technology.
BETA Technologies is looking for qualified, passionate, hardworking team players to join our team! We're looking for someone who is autonomous, can think outside the box, and has excellent collaborative and communication skills.
We are currently seeking a Systems Safety Engineering Specialist
Key responsibilities:
·        review all electrical and mechanical designs during all phases of design
·        provide feedback to design engineers on ways to make the assemblies and functions more robust
·        review of current generation hardware electrical and mechanical designs for various projects and aircraft systems
·        work with design engineers to add additional resilience for our existing prototypes and new designs
·        help produce reliability related requirements for all systems and subsystems as well as perform the reliability calculations to ensure system architectures and CCA designs meet the needs of the aircraft
·        ensure design intent is met from a reliability perspective for the given system architecture
·        ongoing collaboration with a team of fellow certification-oriented engineers & DER’s systems engineers, and other design engineers providing critical design feedback as relates to safety and certification concerns
Our projects will include: eVTOL aircraft, drone model UAS aircraft, and ground bases recharge infrastructure. We are looking for a person who enjoys tinkering, and always looking for the better, safer, more robust way for a given circuit to accomplish a given function
·        Bachelor of Sciences degree in a relevant engineering discipline or equivalent
Required skills and experience:
·        2+ years Reliability engineering experience pertaining to Mil-HDBK-217 or other equivalent reliability calculation techniques
·        2+ years experience with Reliability Prediction Analysis standards such as: NSWC-11, Mil-HDBK-217, 217Plus, FIDES 2009
·        2+ years experience in Fault Tree Analysis
·        2+ years experience with the FRACAS system
·        1+ year experience working on type certificate programs under 14 CFR Part 21, 23, 27, 33, 35, and/or 36 aircraft regulations, or equivalent
·        1+ year experience with Reliability Software (PTC Windchill, Isograph, Relyence, etc)
·        1+ year experience in Safety analysis on High Voltage Systems
·        Fluent English required
·        Knowledge of French and/or an additional language a plus
Nice to have:
·        Application LifeCycle Management Software (DOORS, Polarion, JAMA, JIRA, etc)
·        ARP4754A, ARP4761
·        FAA AC 23.1309-1E
·        Solid Modeling (On-Shape, Solidworks, C)
·        Google G-Suite including Drive, Mail, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Charts, Hangouts; Slack,
·        prior experience in an EVTOL company with relevant tools and methodologies for design and optimization
Other information
Conditions of employment:
·        Permanent full time
Salary range:
·        90K -120K CAD annual, depending on the experience and qualifications of the candidate
·        Comprehensive benefits package, including Health, Dental, Vision, Travel insurance
·        Pension plan with matching Employer contribution
·        Equity plan
Place of employment:
Technologies Beta Aero Canada ULC, Dorval office
Research & Development Center
9325 avenue Ryan, Dorval
H9P 1A2
Anne Fugier
Operational HR – Canada
514 501 2341
Come help us design the future of electric aviation and join BETA's growing team!