Test Systems Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200374121
The Instrumentation and Test technology team architects and designs best-in-class Test and Measurement Instruments. The team is a collaborative group of creative and smart people developing highly complex and sophisticated Test and Measurement equipment to support the testing of sensors in our world-class products. This individual will play a key role in defining, architecting, specifying, designing, validating, and developing Test and Measurement Instruments to support our consumer product bring up, characterization, ramp, and production.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 3+ years of Software, instrumentation, or test development experience
  • Must have: Experience in software development using C/C++
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to debug and perform failure analysis across a variety of engineering domains
  • Experience in design of experiment (DOE) and other problem-solving processes
  • Able to understand and perform statistical data analysis
  • Familiarity with electronics debugging tools (DMM, Oscilloscopes) and circuit & electrical engineering fundamentals


This individual will play a key role in architecting, specifying, designing, developing, validating and launching our touch technology product characterization & instrumentation software and firmware. Working with a wide cross-functional teams on new cutting-edge products, you will enable critical sensor calibration and testing in a high pace & energy product development team. Candidate will be responsible for, Architecting, designing, developing instrumentation software & firmware platforms Writing the SW required to test and characterize Apple products Production instrumentation software creation and roll-out to suppliers Authoring sensing technology instrumentation software engineering requirements documents. Touch or sensing hardware characterization, validation and calibration platform ownership Prototyping, bring-up, debug and characterization of instruments for new Apple new products Preparing and delivering technical presentations Defect root cause analysis and resolution, including diligent bug database tracking Supplier liaison, including supporting instrumentation bring up and qualification at engineering builds, usually in Asia.

Education & Experience

BS EE/CE/CS required. MS EE/CE/CS preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Nice to have:
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience in systems engineering, software development or
  • Experience with digital signal processing or image processing
  • Experience with Objective C or Swift
  • Experience in firmware development (knowledge of I2C, SPI, and other protocols) in data acquisition & measurement system
  • Experience working in high-volume consumer electronics projects
  • Background with Touch or Sensing Technology

Pay & Benefits