RF Systems Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Nov 9, 2018
Role Number: 200010025
Apple's Wireless Design team is seeking a RF Systems Engineer with a strong foundation and a demonstrable passion for building new technologies for RF parametric qualification, evaluation, and adherence to carrier and industry standard requirements Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Every single day, people do amazing things at Apple. Do you want to impact billions of users by developing an extraordinary product with a prime focus on accuracy, understandability and performance of the product? You will become part of a hands-on development team that furthers engineering perfection, creativity and innovation. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative technologies are the norm here. We want you to join our team if you are a resourceful engineer with the desire to research and develop solutions that do not yet exist. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience and deep understanding in RF component characteristics and behavior
  • Deep understanding of at least one wireless technology including IEEE 802.11, Bluetooth, GSM, UMTS, or CDMA
  • Understanding of applicable industry standards including 3GPP, 3GPP2, IEEE 802.11, BT SIG, carrier specific requirements in relation to our products and requirements to carry a product to certification
  • Experience with RF lab equipment
  • Strong communications and organizational skill and the ability to multitask across various disciplines and tasks
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Energy and passion thrive in start-up environment
  • Mac/Windows OS familiarity
  • Familiarity with RF instrumentation (oscilloscopes, power supplies, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, etc.) in a lab environment that includes RF conducted and radiated testing is a plus


Define RF HW test requirements, design and implement in-house test systems, debug and resolve issues, and innovate process to ensure our products conform to all applicable standards Work with vendors, technology suppliers and multi-functional staff to optimize RF parametric Support the manufacturing, manufacturing test and certification of Apple products worldwide

Education & Experience

BS in Electrical Engineering with 5 or more years relevant work experience Or MS in Electrical Engineering with 3 or ore years relevant work experience Or PhD in Electrical Engineering

Additional Requirements