Hardware Systems Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Jan 10, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200027217
Architect, design, and develop next-generation Apple products. This team is a highly capable and enabled group tasked with rapidly working on advanced and new products for Apple. Products that will deeply integrate into and impact our customer’s lives. The ideal candidate is someone with significant electrical system design and integration experience, eager to own end-to-end electrical and HW systems engineering decisions and implementations at the product level. You have a deep understanding of electrical engineering, silicon and system design. You have a passion for building, hacking and finding the best way to turn ideas into reality. You thrive in a cross-functional role, excelling at collaboration and driving forward work. You care deeply about how your work intersects with the customer.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in the design and development of high-speed digital and/or analog boards and systems
  • Experience in system-level design and architecture, including schematics and board development, system bring up and debugging
  • Demonstrated product-level electrical integration experience
  • Direct experience designing high volume computers / communication devices / consumer electronics
  • Experience with the manufacturing process and design rules for PCB, SIP, Flex etc. development
  • Hands-on experience with sensor technologies and architecture
  • Able to analyze the trade-offs between performance, manufacturability and cost
  • Proficiency in MATLAB, SPICE, or similar simulation and modeling tools


Develop state-of-the-art hardware and system architectures for novel products. Development and negotiation of cross-functional requirements to ensure product performance Develop & drive component-level architecture specifications to the implementation phase Be able to identify and prioritize hardware and EE-related issues System integration of embedded systems with electronics, firmware, and software Prototype bring-up and debugging, functional analysis, characterization, and validation

Education & Experience

MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics or equivalent industry experience

Additional Requirements