Materials Engineer - Brittle Materials

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

Summary

Posted: Oct 25, 2018
Role Number: 200002758
Imagine what you could do here! At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and you will help to create the next generation of the world’s finest electronic devices. As a Product Design Materials Engineer within the Brittle Materials organization you will drive the rapid advancement of materials and processes that are the building blocks of our devices.

Key Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Materials Science / Mechanical Engineering
  • Technical knowledge of glass, glass-ceramic & structural ceramics
  • Knowledge and experience with system design and integration
  • Strong analytical / problem solving skills and ability to use statistical tools and techniques
  • Ability to independently drive projects and deliver a product.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and leadership skills.
  • Flexibility and comfort working in a quickly changing environment.
  • Knowledge of different materials characterization and analysis methods (SEM, EDS, XRD, etc)
  • Experience with material reliability testing and standards

Description

As a Product Design Materials Engineer within the Brittle Materials organization you will drive the rapid advancement of materials and processes that are the building blocks of our devices.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Materials Science/Mechanical Engineering

Additional Requirements

  • • Experience with various glass composition and chemical strengthening processes
  • • Experience with glass manufacturing and associated finishing processes
  • • Familiar with failure analysis and fractography of glass, ceramics and other brittle materials
  • • Track record of material selection and development for products with demanding performance requirements
  • This position will require international travel (20%+)