TouchID EE Senior Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200002035
The TouchID team develops sensors that are central to the security and convenience of Apple products. You will play a leadership role in specifying, developing, characterizing and validating fingerprint sensing systems. You should be familiar with technologies such as analog circuit design, capacitive sensors, and field simulations. The ideal candidate will have direct experience with product integration, manufacturing technologies related to sensors, and time leading and coordinating teams.

Key Qualifications

  • Multi-disciplinary understanding of EE, ME, and Physics principles
  • Familiarity with mechanical design principles, FEA, and advanced materials
  • Previous experience in modeling complex cross-disciplinary systems
  • Proficiency in algorithms development / signal processing as applied to sensor systems
  • Experience with statistical tolerance analysis in a production setting is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with collaboration and leadership skills
  • Proficiency in COMSOL, Maxwell, or similar FEA tools
  • Proficiency in MATLAB, SPICE, or similar simulation and modeling / scripting tools


You will be developing, validating and integrating TouchID sensors. Also, will lead and oversee the work of other engineers in delivering Touch ID modules to system. Previous project oversight and team leadership experience required Experience with high volume mass production is a plus Up to 10% travel required

Education & Experience

M.S. + 5 or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics or industry experience equivalent

Additional Requirements