Operations Test Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: Apr 4, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200047185
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just create products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it.

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years of technical work experience, preferably in high volume manufacturing
  • Deep understanding of production test methodologies of typical computer/mobile device subsystems and finished good
  • Knowledgeable in production control processes, data analysis/ interpretation GR&R, Cp/Cpk and correlation analysis
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new technologies
  • Flexibility and comfort working in high pressure and dynamic environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to travel 25%


We are creating new opportunities for individuals to work on the most exciting technologies at Apple. We are seeking an individual with strong technical and communication skills. The successful candidate will be based in the Cupertino area and will have an active engagement with the hardware design, test design, operations, and business teams at Apple for both finished products and sub-systems. In this role your responsibilities will include: - Working with engineering design and test development teams to ensure the test equipment / processes required for production meet the Apple standards for high volume manufacturing - Lead the optimization and improvement of test methodologies to enhance operational efficiency in production - Actively identify test related issues throughout product cycles and work towards timely resolution - Drive to close potential test gaps and correlations issues across the product supply chain - Act as subject matter expert for test within the operations team to ensure cross functional support for test readiness - Prepare and present concise technical and program updates to executives teams on a regular basis - Work closely with peers in other product areas to ensure the most optimal test processes across all products/sites

Education & Experience

BS in ME, CE, CS or EE. MS preferred. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

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