Hardware System Integrator @ Apple



Hardware System Integrator


The Devices Division is seeking an enthusiastic electrical engineer for the iPod/iPhone/iPad Accessories Engineering Team. This is an individual contributor design engineering position. The job entails working with cross-functional groups to continually push the envelope of technology implemented in Apple products


The ideal candidate is someone from a consumer electronics background who has designed high volume, low power, high quality products. A strong focus on product design as well as attention to detail is essential.


Responsibilities include:

   Schematic capture

   Manage PCB layout design

   Prototype bring-up and debugging

   Functional verification

   Signal characterization

   Hardware bug tracking

   Working with and managing suppliers/manufacturing partners

   Manufacturing bring-up & support


Required Experience or coursework:

   BS EE

   2+ years overall experience needed

   Must have great EE fundamentals

   Must have hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, functional verification and manufacturing support

   Experience designing high volume products and dealing with contract manufacturers

   Experience in small embedded systems, especially 8-bit and 16-bit micro-controllers

   Experience in the following areas is important: processor selection, various communication protocols (especially USB, SPI, I2C and UART), analog design, audio design and measurement, sensor design & integration and low power circuit design

   Experience in the following areas is desirable: DC/DC power design, Bluetooth & WLAN radio integration and video electronics design

   Tools: Cadence Concept & Allegro


Position will require some international travel.

Contact Josh Richardson <> and mention PKUAANC.


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