Firmware Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200349594
The Apple Beats team is seeking a firmware engineer with firm footing with engineering principles and passion for new technologies; a passionate individual with the skills to research and develop new and innovative solutions for the next Apple audio products.

Key Qualifications

  • Genuine passion for innovation and embedded development.
  • 4+ years of firmware and device driver development.
  • Strong, proven coding skills in C and C++.
  • Experience in software feature design and development, rapid prototyping, hardware bring-up and reading schematics
  • Experience with standard bus interfaces (I2C, SPI, UART, USB).
  • Familiarity with BT and BLE technology/protocols is a plus.
  • Familiarity with compilers and toolchains targeting ARM Cortex-M/R/A, ATMEL AVR, etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with multiple cross-functional groups with minimal direction.


The Firmware Engineer will be part of a team that architect, design, develop, and maintain hardware and software systems for audio products. This engineer will also perform characterization, test and validation of each design; analyze results and build reports/presentations when needed. This role requires an energetic and motivated individual ready to innovate. Experience in a quick paced rapid development group is helpful. The availability of traveling both nationally and overseas is a requirement.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in EE/CE or equivalent.

Additional Requirements