Culver City, California, United States
Our team is looking for a PCB Design Engineer. As a PCB Designer for the Beats Engineering group at Apple, you will be working on board designs implementing cutting edge technologies. We are seeking a flexible and motivated individual with understanding of print circuit board design, high speed, audio systems, to build complex rigid flex PCBs using CAD applications and tools. If you are passionate about audio, creating new products, and working with a team, then this would be the perfect opportunity for you.
- 6+ years of PCB Design Experience
- Experience with Allegro Software tools
- Experience with developing high volume consumer electronic products
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Demonstrated success in a fast-paced design environment
Collaborate with Engineers and design teams in the design and development of complex detailed layouts of rigid and flexible PCBs. Maintain technical coordination with Engineering, Products Design, Test, EMC Engineering and Manufacturing. Resolve PCB design issues with fabrication and manufacturing vendors. Work with multiple design teams to plan schedules, resolve costs, packaging, manufacturing, and electrical design issues. Conduct design feasibility studies to evaluate the PCB design goals for packaging, cost, manufacturing and system performance. Propose PCB design trade-offs to the engineering design team for resolution and implementation. Dedicated in implementing new PCB technologies and processes. Study PCB design trends and processes, and then evaluate and implement those processes that apply to Apple’s core technologies. Understand Apple’s design standards for Manufacturing and Test. Understand the requirements for a quality design and strives to achieve the requirements before releasing the product to manufacturing. Understands the driving PCB technology and process trends and their application to Apple’s designs. Participate and provide recommendations into the PCB design specifications and standards with respect to product design, electrical design, manufacturing and various regulatory agency requirements to figure out design trade-offs necessary to meet design goals and produce high quality PCB's at the lowest cost and within schedule.
Education & Experience
Bachelors or equivalent technical experience