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Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking a full-time Safety Analyst to join our dynamic team. The Safety Analyst plays a critical role in the enterprise Safety Management System. This role will be integral in managing data submitted to the Joby Safety Reporting System and working with the Enterprise Safety Manager and all functional areas of the company to create sound metrics used to measure safety performance. This position will work closely with all Joby Teams, creating and liaising with key Safety Representatives to help investigate, identify root cause, and manage corrective actions until completion for reported safety concerns. The Safety Analyst position will also be responsible for the administration and analysis of safety data. The most important traits at Joby are a positive attitude, a hard-work ethic, the ability to self-manage, and to learn new skills. Forward-thinking and adaptability are highly regarded as well. The Joby Aviation team is made up of extremely talented, hardworking, proactive, and hands-on individuals, operating in a very fast-paced and rewarding environment.
ID
2023-2300
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is looking for a passionate engineer that can join our growing team. This is a multidisciplinary position that provides the engineer a chance to interact with many of the key teams within the company. The Systems Engineers will own the architecture, integration, and life-cycle success of a single or multiple aircraft systems, ranging from requirements management, development, certification, and entry into service. Systems Engineers will coordinate between the various departments - Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software, Flight Test, Manufacturing, Operations - as necessary to ensure the technical success of their systems.  The Systems Engineers will work very closely with FAA Engineers and Joby DERs to ensure their responsible systems comply with all federal airworthiness regulations.    This position requires a basic understanding of aircraft systems, system development, and industry specific certification processes. The most important traits at Joby are a positive attitude towards the project, strong work ethic, and being able to self-manage and learn new skills.  Forward thinking and the ability to adapt quickly to a fast-paced environment are a must.    The Systems Engineer, Cockpit Avionics will be responsible for some or all systems related to: System 23 – Communication System 31 – Cockpit Avionics, Indicating and Recording Systems System 33 – Lighting  System 42 – Integrated Modular Avionics System 45 – Central Maintenance Systems System 46 – System Integration and Display
Category
Systems Engineering
ID
2023-2298
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is on a mission to save a billion people an hour every day by introducing a revolutionary urban air mobility service featuring the innovative all-electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) JAS4-1 air vehicle.  The Integrated Flight and Propulsion Control System (IFPCS) product team is seeking highly motivated, passionate engineers to help complete the mission.   The Integrated Flight and Propulsion Control System includes all the primary flight control functions (pilot inceptors, flight sensors, processing and communications, control laws, and control effectors) and some vehicle management functions.     This position requires the application of a broad range of systems engineering skills supporting multiple primary flight control electromechanical servo actuation applications on the air vehicle.
Category
Systems Engineering
ID
2023-2297
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is on a mission to save a billion people an hour every day by introducing a revolutionary urban air mobility service featuring the innovative all-electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) JAS4-1 air vehicle. The Integrated Flight and Propulsion Control System (IFPCS) product team is seeking highly motivated, passionate engineers to help complete the mission. The Integrated Flight and Propulsion Control System includes all the primary flight control functions (pilot inceptors, flight sensors, processing and communications, control laws, and control effectors) and some vehicle management functions. This position offers the opportunity to apply a broad range of systems engineering skills with thread responsibilities from requirements to certification. The program is currently in the late Preliminary Design Phase, and immediate responsibilities will be in the areas of integration, validation, and verification, including failure modes and effects testing.  
Category
Systems Engineering
ID
2023-2296
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking passionate and driven interns to join our flight test team. This role requires a willingness to learn and develop a range of knowledge and skills that includes developing flight test plans and reports for experimental CTOL/VTOL fly-by-wire aircraft, executing testing in a ground control station environment, test data analysis, flight test simulator development, and all other tasks related to development and certification flight test activities. A can-do attitude is a must for this fast-paced environment in which every team member relies on each other to perform to their highest potential.  Previous experience with flight test activities is desirable. Some flight testing may be conducted from a  remote location, so applicants must be willing to spend some time away from home.  Desired Timeframe: March – June   
Category
Flight Test
ID
2023-2288
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
We are looking for a talented Software Engineer with exceptional C++ skills to work on our core Flight Framework that flies our aircraft! This is the framework that powers all the software systems on the aircraft.
Category
Software
ID
2023-2282
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
We are looking for a talented Software Engineer with exceptional C++ skills to work on our core Flight Framework that flies our aircraft! This is the framework that powers all the software systems on the aircraft.
Category
Software
ID
2023-2281
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking an Environmental, Health, & Safety (EHS) Lead to join our dynamic team. The EHS Lead will drive Joby Aviation’s Environmental, Health, and Safety, programs providing strategic direction and leadership. This position will oversee organizational compliance with local, state, and federal EHS regulations and tie into Joby Aviation’s Enterprise Safety Management System (SMS) development.
Category
Safety
ID
2023-2275
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking a highly skilled and experienced System Safety Lead at our Santa Cruz, CA facility. This role requires a thoughtful and inspirational leader that will be responsible for providing guidance and direction for the planning, implementation and operation of Joby Aviation’s safety program plan and associated deliverables.This individual must be highly organized and self-driven while possessing a deep understanding of SAE ARP 4761, SAE ARP 4754, and 14 CFR 1309 regulations across Part 23/25/27. The selected candidate will possess strong leadership skills as well as the ability to attain results in a fast paced, start-up environment.The most important traits at Joby are a positive attitude towards the project, strong work ethic, and being able to self-manage and learn new skills. Forward thinking and the ability to adapt quickly to a fast-paced environment are a must.
ID
2023-2274
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking a passionate mechanical engineer to join our team with a focus in Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS), working with electrical, manufacturing, and structural engineers to meet design requirements for functionality, manufacturability, integration, inspectability, and maintenance. The engineer will be responsible for designing flight critical wire harness assemblies and electromechanical interconnection systems, as well as creating test plans to characterize, qualify, and validate those designs. This individual must be highly organized and self-driven while possessing a deep understanding of aerospace design standards. This position is exciting and rewarding, as the engineer will promptly see their ideas grow from concept to creation due to the fast pace of Joby Aviation.
Category
Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems
ID
2023-2272
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Category
Software
ID
2022-2249
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
You will play an integral role in the development of Joby loads and aeroelasticity efforts. Responsibilities include contributing to in-house tools, computation of loads and flutter analyses, updating and validating aeroelastic modeling, and working with DERs and FAA representatives to certify Joby’s cutting-edge VTOL aircraft. The position requires a solid mathematical background, a detailed conceptual understanding of aircraft dynamics, and strong attention to detail. The applicant is expected to have experience with static and dynamic loads derivation for aircraft. Background in flutter analysis is also desired.   The position will be in our Santa Cruz, CA location, and will actively work with various teams at Joby Aviation, including flight physics, flight testing, airframe, and actuators, integration and test, certification, and more. This role will operate in a fast-paced, demanding, and rewarding environment with very high expectations for individual contribution.
Category
Flight Physics
ID
2022-2245
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking a passionate student to join our Powertrain group in Santa Cruz, CA. This individual will work with the Electric Propulsion Unit design team to support the design, analysis, testing, and manufacturing of flight components. This individual must be self-driven, have a deep understanding of first principal engineering fundamentals, and have a broad understanding of multiple engineering disciplines that enables them to wear many hats and solve a diverse set of problems. This position is exciting and rewarding, as the engineer will promptly see their ideas grow from concept to reality due to the fast paced work environment at Joby Aviation.
Category
Powertrain & Electronics
ID
2022-2233
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
The successful candidate will play a key role in a small, fast-moving team responsible for the architecture, design, and implementation of a robust, deterministic, and highly scalable software simulation framework. They will work closely with multidisciplinary teams of engineers, data scientists, pilots, and other stakeholders to create and improve one of the highest fidelity flight simulators.
Category
Software
ID
2022-2217
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
You will play an integral role in building knowledge of one of the most unique and important subsystems on the Joby aircraft, its propeller system. You will use industry standard tools for rotorcraft analysis to model and analyze our design. You will create aeromechanical data to support certification and development activities. You will validate the models against experimental and flight test data. You will engage with a variety of teams including loads, aeroelasticity, aeroacoustics, noise & vibration, flight dynamics, airframe and actuators, flight testing, testing, certification, and more. The role requires a self-driven individual with the skills and desire to advance the state of the art of rotor dynamics for eVTOL aircraft. A strong mathematical background with a firm grasp on the fundamentals of the physics involved is necessary.
Category
Flight Physics
ID
2022-2215
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Working as a Structural Test Engineer, you will support the Testing Team. As part of this team you will perform structural testing of flight critical structures for VTOL electric aircraft. Working in our structural test lab facility, the structural test engineer will prepare test procedures, assembly test setups, execute tests and analyze and report test data.  The data collected during these tests will inform the company’s hardware design efforts and pave the way to safe, production-ready airframes.
Category
Testing
ID
2022-2206
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
The Embedded Test Infrastructure SV Engineer will build out the test infrastructure that is required for large-scale automated testing of our embedded software.  In this position, you will work with flight simulation software, hardware emulation, hardware-in-the-loop simulation, signal analyzers, and python tools to test embedded devices in a Linux environment.  The candidate should be energetic, meticulous, and self-motivated with a passion for product quality. 
Category
Software
ID
2022-2200
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
The primary focus of this role will be to build up and maintain our code generation framework as well as our massive YAML database which contains the input to our code generators. Joby relies heavily on code generation within our software department which works by parsing YAML and then running it though our code generation tool which consists of Python, Docker and CMake to generate C++, RST Documentation and other output.
Category
Software
ID
2022-2193
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Working as a Program Manager, you will be responsible for creating, updating and coordinating program schedules in support of design, manufacture and test of our aircraft Type Certification program. You will be primarily responsible for managing and maintaining the program level Integrated Master Schedule, administering the dependencies between systems, manufacturing, test and flight test. You will lead the efforts to develop and implement new Program Management processes and tools. Secondarily, you may be called upon to serve a multitude of teams in a PM capacity. This position requires you to work closely with team leaders to build, evaluate and optimize project schedules.
ID
2022-2182
Job Locations US-CA-Santa Cruz
Joby Aviation is seeking a full time Janitor to join our team. You will be a valued team member helping to provide a great experience for our staff members. This a great opportunity to join a company that is trying to change the world.
Category
Facilities
ID
2022-2176