Product Design Engineer - Accessories

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

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200143519
As a member of a multi-functional design team at Apple, you will help to create the next generation of world-class accessories for Apple’s newest devices. You will conceive, design, and bring into production new accessory products. In this role you will engage in frequent multi-disciplinary collaboration with teams like Industrial Design, Project Management, Materials, Manufacturing, Electrical Engineering, Antenna, Battery, and more. You will work in a fast-paced project team where your direct impact on the product will be significant and impactful. You should have significant prior experience with 3D CAD software (Unigraphics NX, Pro-E, or other), be extremely well organized, and able to balance numerous program needs simultaneously. Your excellent communication and teamwork skills will help you to quickly grasp issues and drive the appropriate developments to resolution. This role affords you the opportunity to interface significantly with other departments within Apple and external partners. We do work in a dynamic environment which will require you to quickly find creative, dynamic solutions. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Apple Watch. We have done the same with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. You should join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple products.

Key Qualifications

  • 2+ years of hands-on, detailed product design experience in mechanical design (preferably internships or working experience in consumer electronics)
  • Strong analytical skills with regard to mechanical engineering theory
  • Demonstrated ability in plastic and metal part design.
  • Experience in Design for Manufacturability (DFM), Design for Assembly (DFA), statistical tolerance analysis techniques, functional dimensioning, and geometric tolerancing
  • Working knowledge of FEA principles
  • Experience with hardware components (PCB, batteries, etc.) and interconnects (FPC design, connectors), a big plus
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD (any modeling package. Unigraphics NX experience a plus).
  • Experience working with overseas manufacturers, a big plus
  • The ability to travel internationally (20%+).

Description

The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Apple Watch. We have done the same with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. You should join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple products.

Education & Experience

BS/MSME

Additional Requirements