Test Engineer | Electrical

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 

The Test Engineer will work as part of the team developing BETA’s electric aircraft and supporting systems. As a Test Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and execution of acceptance tests for electronic systems used for flight controls, health monitoring, and battery management. In this role, you will work as part of an integrated team helping to manufacture and validate certified electronic components for the production of Beta’s electric aircraft.

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Create requirements-based test cases and execute verification tests on airborne electronic hardware
  • Develop automated test tools in Matlab/Simulink and Python
  • Design and build test setups
  • Use standard lab probing and troubleshooting test equipment
  • Execute automated test scripts and troubleshoot issues
  • Document test results with clarity and attention to detail
  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • B.S. in Mechanical, Aerospace, Electrical, Computer Engineering or a related degree
  • Experience with automated test execution, Python, and MATLAB
  • Experience documenting test environments and test results
  • Solid understanding of electrical fundamentals and basic circuit analysis/troubleshooting
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with changing needs and requirements
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • 2+ years of Requirements Based Verification per DO-178, DO-254, or ARP4754
  • Experience with communication buses like RS232, RS485, CAN, ARINC429, etc.
  • Experience with DO-160, MIL-STD-810, or equivalent qualification testing
  • Experience in a team environment with configuration management tools (GIT, SVN, etc.)
  • Experience with DAQ hardware like National Instruments or Speedgoat
  • Experience with automated testers and formal acceptance testing
  • Experience in a production environment either aerospace, medical, or industrial
  • Pilot’s license
  • Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.

    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.  

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