Electrical Engineer - Home Products

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Aug 12, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200087493
Will you help us design the next generation of revolutionary Apple products? Dynamic, smart, and exceptional people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. Will you join us in crafting solutions that do not yet exist? The Home Speaker team is for Electrical Engineer “maker” types who love to build things and think cross-functionally - from schematic capture and layout to firmware development and mechanical prototyping. You will become part of a hands-on development team that nurtures engineering excellence and creativity. We are constantly facing new challenges and encourage curiosity and diversity of thought in finding unique solutions.

Key Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of wireless systems (WiFi, BT, Zigbee)
  • Analog electrical design (circuit design, SPICE sims)
  • Strong preference for power supply design experience (AC/DC, DC/DC)
  • Strong preference for Audio electrical design experience(amplifiers, codecs)
  • Experience in low power embedded systems, from 8-bit and 16-bit micro- controllers to multi-core ARM based SoC’s
  • Worked with peripheral interfaces (PCIe, USB, I2C, SPI, TDM, PDM)
  • Strong working knowledge of Signal Integrity and Power Integrity
  • Strong working knowledge of best practices for PCB layout and construction
  • Experience in taking designs through manufacturing
  • Ability to perform simple mechanical assembly for quick prototypes
  • Experience with bring-up, debug, and validation of digital designs
  • Experience with lab equipment, including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and multi-meters
  • Consistent track record of developing electronics throughout product cycle: from Requirements negotiation, to Architecture definition, Design, Production, and Support


- You will be responsible for collaborating cross-functionally with electrical, mechanical, firmware, driver, and other software teams in order to define prototype hardware to evaluate new technologies and features. - Propose, negotiate, and design EE solutions to achieve functional and performance objectives - Work independently and lead deliverables to align with dynamic project goals - Design & schematic capture of digital and some analog electrical circuits and systems - Lead and review PCB layout - Build proof-of-concept and initial prototype hardware - Create and execute plans to bring-up & validate designs for function and performance - Debug and support prototype designs - Thoroughly document and support each of above steps from concept to architecture, through manufacturing and use

Education & Experience

Bachelors or Masters in EE, CS or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements