Display Operations Process Equipment Engineer Intern

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


Role Number:200095850
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. We are actively seeking hardworking interns who can work full-time for 6-12 months starting Fall 2020.

Key Qualifications

  • Must be available to work a minimum 6 month work term
  • Masters+ Preferred.
  • Exceptional communication skills - verbal, written and executive presentations.
  • Display equipment and/or process experience is preferred.
  • Travel internationally to support early project planning if needed


Display Operations Process and Equipment Engineer Intern will be responsible for the development and continuous improvement of manufacturing processes and equipment to enable design optimizations that result in improved yields, and more stable performance of a high-volume manufacturing process. -Support design for manufacturing, equipment development and/or process optimization initiatives. -Work with engineering teams to understand the manufacturing processes required to enable new functions/features of Apple displays for products such as iPhone and Watch. -Create detailed equipment requirements specifications and identify, evaluate, and select suppliers of such equipment. -Manage third party equipment suppliers and display manufacturers for the equipment design and development, schedule, delivery and field qualification. Activities include detailed design review and design optimization, performance verification, and schedule management. -Present timely, concise reports advising the readiness of manufacturing equipment & processes to diverse set of program stakeholders. -Establish validation procedures to determine acceptance of equipment into development builds as well as mass production. -Analyze results of validation exercises and provide technical recommendations. Design/perform DOE’s and troubleshooting when necessary. -Identify opportunities for optimization of equipment performance, process control, repeatability, reliability, uptime, and throughput to meet mass production requirements, and drive equipment improvements where necessary prior to production ramp. -Seek out new technologies to improve process capability, quality, repeatability, reliability, and cycle time of the equipment. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. Apple will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. If you’re applying for a position in San Francisco, review the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance guidelines applicable in your area. Apple participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations as required by law. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Apple is a drug-free workplace. Reasonable Accommodation and Drug Free Workplace policy.

Education & Experience

Pursuing BS/MS in Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, or related field

Additional Requirements