Mechanical Fixture Design Engineer (ME)

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200373601
This small team of extraordinary engineers designs and produces precision RF and Analog Test Equipment for use in calibrating and testing cellular, 5G, WiFi, BT, mmWave, UWB and NFC radios in millions of iPhones, iPads, Macs and Watches. All members of the team bring their own unique expertise to collectively take internal Apple products from concept to mass production. Each internal product is designed to Apple's exacting standards resulting in breathtaking test equipment that maintains the quality, accuracy and function of commercially available offerings.

Key Qualifications

  • Solid mechanical design and hands-on engineering experience
  • Strong problem-solving skills to define and implement solution for mechanical system validation
  • Proficiency with 2D drawing, GD&T, alignments and 3D CAD modeling
  • Function independently and in a team environment
  • Passionate and comfortable working in a dynamic setting
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written English


Candidate will support multiple products by crafting custom hardware to test Apple wireless products from prototype to mass production, handling mechanical designs through internal and external supply chain parters, and implementing end to end manufacturing strategy. Position includes fixture assembly, bring up, debugging, and functional verification. Candidate will work closely with vendors to design and fabricate fixture hardware. International and domestic travel 25%

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics, and we highly value Master’s degree or above

Additional Requirements

  • - 3+ years of experience in product or fixture design in the consumer/enterprise product domain
  • - Related experience in prototyping and implementing mass production system deployment
  • - Extensive knowledge of fabrication and manufacturing methods (injection molding, CnC…etc)
  • - Statistical methods for quality control using software tools