Display Instrumentation System Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Hardware

Summary

Posted: Nov 8, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114347727
Apple’s Instrumentation System Engineer is a terrific position for someone passionate about technology. Have you imagined yourself to be the designer of world's best display measurement system? Our organization plays a pivotal role in keeping up the quality standards at Apple and making sure that our customers are happy with the quality and experience of the hardware that they use. Employees of this organization enjoy having a chance to lead the design of a complete and custom system that is instrumental to the quality of Apple's products. You will be a part of the Display Calibration and Instrumentation group to develop customized solutions for calibrating, characterizing, and testing displays for iPhone, iPad, Watch, iMac, MacBooks, HomePods and more. You are responsible for developing optical system solutions that is flexible and mass-production friendly to calibrate and inspect fully assembled devices. You will work on system design, development, and factory deployment during new product introduction (NPI) stage, with the support from SW/HW functional teams. Be one of the first people in the world to witness new Apple products coming together for the first time.

Key Qualifications

  • Deep understanding of imaging system and display technology
  • Familiarity with optical metrology tools, e.g. colorimeters, spectrometers, digital camera and light sources
  • Broad range of knowledge in imaging and non-imaging optics, image processing, display, color science and software
  • Professional experiences in display or camera test system development is a huge plus
  • Programming skills in one or more of OpenCV, MATLAB and C. Object oriented software skills in languages such as Objective-C, Python is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; clear technical communications with teammates, self-motivated and very responsible in work you're doing
  • Strong leadership and problem solving ability
  • Positive outlook and eager to stepping into uncharted technology space and work hard to deliver solutions in a timely fashion
  • The position requires some international travel (up to 20%)

Description

• Develop industry-leading display calibration and measurement methodology, process and solutions • Define display calibration & measurement ERS, together with display design teams • Lead and drive all system design and development based on above ERS, with the supports from functional teams including mechanical design, SW, instrumentation, display design and operation team etc • Specify and acquire equipments, components and tools for the systems • Lead the qualification and improvement of the developed systems. Conduct station HW/SW issues FA from system level down to the component level • Deploy the stations to factories in NPI stage • Analyze large amounts of NPI display performance data and generate system design improvement plan

Education & Experience

• BS/MS/PhD in EE/CS/Physics/Optics/Color Science • 3+ years of industry experience required for BS

Additional Requirements