iPhone Embedded System Modeling Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200205248
Apple’s iPhone Hardware Engineering organization is looking for a highly motivated engineer with a real passion in both hardware and software. As a member of the iPhone modeling and algorithm team, you will work on system-level modeling of iOS devices and create cutting-edge simulation platform to guide the mission-critical design decisions including quantifying the tradeoffs between HW, SW or a hybrid approach. You will have the opportunity to influence the architectural roadmaps and high-level system specifications for the future iOS devices. This is an extraordinary cross-disciplinary opportunity and it requires intensive team collaboration effort coupled with solid system-engineering background.

Key Qualifications

  • Must have solid system architecture fundamentals. Deep knowledge in key system-engineering architectural and implementation tradeoffs.
  • Have significant experience in system level modeling and analysis for data flows, performance and power.
  • Strong programming skill (Matlab, C/C++) and solid scripting experience (Perl/Python).
  • Experience in designing embedded systems from beginning to end as well as experience in creating system specifications
  • Familiarity with power impact on architecture, logic design and circuit levels is a plus
  • Logic level (RTL) design or EDA experience is a plus.
  • Power measurement and sensing experience is a plus
  • Understanding of electrical engineering board schematics.
  • Excellent communication, persuasion and negotiation skills


We are looking for an engineer capable of handling challenges from “cradle to grave”. We love self-motivated teammates who are committed to continually innovate. Bring your passion and dedication and you will discover excitement and endless possibilities in the process of building our next-gen products in Apple. In this role, you will be responsible for: - Prototyping and conducting feasibility study on new technologies. - Create high-level simulation framework for future iOS devices and new power-saving technologies - Power modeling of iOS devices and refine the system power policy accordingly - Use case power analysis - Drive the future power-saving algorithms/techniques - Coordinate the cross-organization collaboration

Education & Experience

Preferred MS/PhD in CS/EE/CE with minimum of 5 years of relevant industry experience

Additional Requirements

  • Position will require some international travel.