iPad HW Senior System Design Engineer

Shenzhen, Guangdong, China


Role Number:200367213
Do you have a feeling of deep happiness when a design decision that YOU were responsible for is showcased in a newly released product? Do you just beam at the thought of “I made that!”? Would you like to have that same feeling again, and again? The iPad team is looking for an experienced Hardware Design Engineer who is motivated by the chance to create design decisions, often difficult ones, that will benefit millions of iPad users worldwide. Using your skills in Electrical Engineering as well as your board and system level knowledge, you can make a difference in so many lives! Our team is collaborative, creative and passionate about what we do and the products we make. We want to hear from you!

Key Qualifications

  • Strong EE fundamentals including analog and high speed digital design
  • Broad experience across different applications and technologies
  • Exposure to solving unwanted coupling and interference between subsystems
  • Design of sophisticated system architectures
  • Ability to analyze solutions and make system design trade-offs
  • Strong desire to investigate system level issues and drive problems to closure in a team-based environment with a proactive demeanor
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Experience in many of the following areas:
  • Proven track record of leading multifaceted multi-functional teams
  • Familiarity with the challenges of taking a product from early architecture through to production
  • Hands on experience with lab test equipment to debug difficult/intermittent hardware issues
  • Schematic capture and rigid/flexible PCB layout
  • Fundamentals of Signal and Power Integrity
  • Low voltage power regulation and delivery
  • Prototype design and validation with custom silicon
  • Use of scripting languages to assist with hw development


This is an outstanding hardware design position that starts at product concept and continues all the way through to mass production. You will be at the center of iPad product development with a critical impact on overall design. Lead designs that continually push the boundaries of technology and ultimately improve the iPad user experience. Design and integration of custom hardware into constrained systems. Work daily with multi-functional technology teams in a fast-paced environment. There will be opportunities for international travel.

Education & Experience

BS Electrical/Computer Engineering or equivalent required; MS preferred

Additional Requirements