RF System Integration Engineer

San Diego, California, United States


Role Number:200444147
Do you have a passion for wireless technologies? Do you want to impact the wireless experience for billions of users? Come and join us! You will become part of a hands-on development team that furthers engineering perfection, creativity, and innovation with a prime focus on wireless accuracy and performance. Dynamic, encouraging people and innovative technologies are the norm here. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish! You will have the opportunity to contribute to the design and validation of RF and wireless systems across Apple’s newest products including iPhones, Watches, iPads and others. You will help advance a system that guarantees the most efficient, consistent wireless performance across all of Apple’s products in large volumes. To design such a system requires excellent fundamentals in wireless systems and communications theory as well as sound programming practices.

Key Qualifications

  • Intuitive understanding in one or all of the following areas: RF Transceiver Blocks, Communications theory, RF Parameters
  • Familiarity with RF/wireless test equipment and associated RF measurements
  • Ability to read and write clean, clear, efficient and understandable code in one or more relevant programming languages (C, C++, Python)
  • Critical problem solving and debugging skills
  • Ability to break down complex problems and evaluate tradeoffs between proposed solutions
  • Energy and aim to thrive in a start-up like environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


As an RF Systems integration engineer, you will be engaged in the design validation for different wireless technologies right from the prototyping phase to mass production. You will be involved in the design of calibration routines and test algorithms and contribute to a multi faceted test SW suite. You will collaborate with chipset manufacturers, test equipment vendors as well as our in-house antenna and RFHW design teams to analyze wireless performance data and tackle the plethora of technical challenges it takes to deploy groundbreaking wireless features with impeccable quality.

Education & Experience

BSEE (or relevant major) required. MSEE preferred

Additional Requirements

  • 3+ Years of industry experience or equivalent
  • Knowledgable of Object Oriented Programming and scalable software design principles
  • Recent experience in developing test solutions for current and upcoming wireless RF standards (e.g. WiFi 802.11xx, Bluetooth 5.0, 5G, NFC, UWB)
  • Recent experience developing new software applications or drivers
  • Familiarity with tools that enable high volume manufacturing of these technologies
  • Experience with data analytics is a plus

Pay & Benefits