Job

Electrical Engineer

South Burlington, VT

Description

This position develops, with senior engineers, the electrical designs for various aircraft systems. Generate electrical schematics and drawings for components and systems for our existing prototypes and new designs. Lead standardization of electrical components, circuitry, and develop documentation. Additional responsibilities may include connector assembly and wire harness production.

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Keeping immediate team members up to date on all projects, with regards to project status, completion time, and any problems that may have arisen during the course of the project
  • Conducting tests of products and components in accordance with test criteria established by policies and procedures and/or written test plans; maintaining accurate records of test results; reporting results to team members
  • Preparing prototypes of components assemblies and systems of either new or current product
  • Conducting various comparison tests of products and components in accordance with test criteria established by policies and procedures and/or written test plans; maintaining accurate records of test results; reporting results to team members
  • Operating required machinery and equipment in a safe manner following established safety rules, maintaining a neat and clean work area, following established tool and instrument control procedures, and reporting any unsafe acts or conditions to team members
  • Building test fixtures to carry out various needs associated with testing the components in a manner that will be accelerated in terms of time and that will correlate with actual field usage conditions
  • Performing other related duties as required
  • Requirements:

  • BSEE (BS Electrical Engineering) or BSEET (BS Electrical Engineering Technology) degree, from an accredited university preferred
  • Relevant work experience; could be on an internship or co-op basis
  • General knowledge of electrical practices and principles
  • Knowledge of testing processes, equipment such as a dynamometer, sound meters, strip chart recorders, multimeters, oscilloscope, and fatigue analysis equipment and test techniques related to electrical systems
  • Must possess demonstrated ability to assemble electrical components operate including soldering and crimping techniques
  • Must possess the ability to communicate both orally and in writing
  • Google G-suite or MS Office, DO-160/Mil-Std-704F, FAA certified design methods, UAV control and propulsion, radio communications, aircraft avionics, electrical EMI shielding and packaging


  • BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.