Process Assurance Engineer

Mountain View, CA
Wisk – Systems Engineering
At Wisk, we believe that less time getting there means more time being there for the moments that truly matter. We are an urban air-mobility company dedicated to delivering safe everyday flight for everyone. Our self-flying air taxi, Cora, will make it possible to skip the traffic and get to where you’re going, faster. Join us to craft a better world by opening access to the sky.

Process assurance works with both internal groups and external suppliers to ensure a high quality product. Process assurance engineers work alongside software and hardware engineers to make sure expectations are understood and processes are followed throughout the entire development process.

Within 3 months you will:

    • Get to know the team
    • Learn from others about the existing software and systems development, and verification processes and tools
    • Get familiar with the system and software architecture and existing suppliers
    • Begin performing internal software process assurance audits

Within 6 months you will:

    • Reach a high level of familiarity with the processes and tools
    • Continue to perform internal software process assurance audits
    • Assist in the development of processes and procedures needed to meet certification standards and industry best practices
    • Define and implement quality assurance processes and procedures, such as phase transition audits and the corrective action procedures
    • Provide oversight to the change control boards

Within 12 months you will:

    • Improve and streamline existing processes
    • Be responsible for ensuring quality and regulatory compliance in accordance with documented processes and procedures
    • Perform onsite supplier audits as per Kitty Hawk's supplier audit guideline


    • B.S. in engineering with experience in hardware and systems development, verification or certification
    • Experience with DO-178B/C (and supplements of DO-178C), DO-254, and ARP 4754A.
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
    • Experience in auditing supplier development processes and procedures
    • Experience in auditing software development and verification artifacts
We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (company pays 100% of employee premium), alternative work schedule (9/80), unlimited PTO days, 9 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with 50% company matching (no vesting period), commuter assistance, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free catered lunches, flight lessons, gym membership subsidies, snacks, drinks, fruits, employee referral bonus, charitable giving match, IP bonus program, happy hours and many more.

Wisk Aero provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wisk Aero abides by applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.