HID Sensor Algorithms Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Nov 8, 2018
Role Number: 200009770
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Why not take a closer look..? Here is your opportunity to be part an incredible engineering team building next-generation touch interfaces for iPhone, Apple Watch and more. We are looking for extraordinary signal processing or imaging engineer with working knowledge of probabilistic modeling, statistics and state machines. As an Apple HID Sensor Algorithm Engineer, you will have strong programming skills in functional and mathematical modeling languages, preferably familiar with embedded programming. Any user interface design or graphics programming skills will broaden your role and effectiveness in this position.

Key Qualifications

  • Algorithm development in areas such as gesture or handwriting recognition C/C++ coding and a mathematical modeling language (e.g. Matlab/mathematica) Adaptive filters, machine learning, computer vision or robotics
  • User studies and data analysis (a plus)
  • User interface design, graphics programming, or linguistic modeling (a plus)


This is a key position at a focal point for HW/SW/UI integration. Starting from early in the product lifecycle, this engineer will analyze HW issues for user impact and potential mitigations, modify and tune current algorithms for new form factors and design and implement new user facing features. Additional Responsibilities Include: - Investigating new technologies, prototyping concepts, evaluating user impact, and delivering products - Data collection and analysis

Education & Experience

MS CS/CE/EECS/Math; PhD is preferred

Additional Requirements