Field Design Engineer

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

Summary

Posted: Nov 28, 2018
Role Number: 200013876
The Field Engineering team is looking for a motivated, highly technical Field Engineer with in-depth knowledge in wireless communication standards and RF/Antenna system. Successful candidate will be involved in evaluating the latest iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch HW systems in both field and the Lab.

Key Qualifications

  • Solid understanding along with a practical experience in at least one of the  Wireless technology including Wi-Fi, BT, NFC, UMTS or LTE.
  • In depth knowledge in System test plan creation and execution for any given wireless technology.
  • Background in Antenna theory or RF issues debugging is a plus.
  • Professional communication skills tailored to situation and audience
  • Good interpersonal and proven written/verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to work independently and should be proactive
  • Demonstrate the ability to own a complete functional area of an application or product
  • Able to Travel Locally and Internationally
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of any Wireless technology
  • Scripting experience (shell/perl/python/Matlab)

Description

Field Engineer will be involved in evaluating the latest iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch HW systems in both field and the Lab. This includes very early evaluations of our Prototypes and HW Systems on different wireless technologies, including performance metrics creation/evolution, post processing and analysis of trace log from the field. It also includes running focused experiments in relationship to RF/OTA performance, acoustics, thermals, etc. The successful candidate will be working with several cross-functional teams and perform deep dive analysis into internal logs to understand and identify root cause of any HW/SW System issues.

Education & Experience

Must have a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar as a minimum with 0-2 years of experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of any Wireless technology
  • Scripting experience (shell/perl/python/Matlab)