Sr. Sensor Hardware Engineer (System Level) - Health Technologies

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Jun 25, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113559465
The Health Technologies Team conceives and proves out exciting new technology for Apple’s future products and features. We are seeking a highly motivated engineer to join a cross-functional team to help drive feasibility of health, wellness, and fitness sensors, systems, and applications.

Key Qualifications

  • Typically requires atleast 4+ years experience as a sensor design engineer, hardware engineer or biomedical engineer.
  • Thorough understanding of sensor physics and design, measurement principles, and instrumentation.
  • Data analysis, signal processing, and programming (e.g., MATLAB, Python, C, LabView).
  • Previous experience with medical, health, wellness and/or fitness sensor devices, and 
  • Good understanding of non-invasive sensors used to measure biological signals. Electronic 
design (analog and digital), PCB design, and fabrication.
  • Experience with troubleshooting and debugging prototype hardware / software.
  • General understanding of human physiology.


• Develop sensor designs and prototype hardware for physiological measurement applications. • Help design and execute small pilot studies using prototype hardware • Perform analysis of data collected, root-cause sources of error in measurements, implement 
improvements in hardware, measurement methods, or signal processing.
 • Inform development direction related to product design, specification limits, and algorithm 
 • Cross-Functional Responsibilities: 
• Solicit and incorporate input from cross-functional teams at Apple for hardware, sensors, software, and algorithms 
• Communicate well-seasoned architectures, designs, and measurement approaches to other 
teams and Apple executives.

Education & Experience

PhD or MSEE or BSEE Degree

Additional Requirements

  • Must thrive in fast-paced environment.
  • Must be highly organized, and be able to multitask.
  • Excellent communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a key member of a team.
  • Strong analytical, and problem-solving skills. Detail oriented.