Wireless Standard and System Engineer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200507375
Are you a fearless thinker? Do you love the challenge of advancing a widely accepted technology? In the Wireless Software group, you’ll be responsible for bringing groundbreaking wireless connectivity to the world through Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and more. You’ll design, develop, and patent the next generation of our state-of-the art connectivity technologies. You’ll collaborate across departments to help craft wireless solutions that elevate the customer experience with Apple products and services. Our goal is to ensure nothing stands in the way of our customers’ connections with their devices. If you join us, you’ll help build world-renowned wireless systems so seamless that they almost feel like magic. As a Wireless Systems and Standards Engineer, you are responsible for innovative design of next generation wireless technologies. You will be representing Apple Inc. in wireless communication standard bodies and driving company strategic interest in those organizations. With the great opportunity to create innovations and generate new IPs that benefit our product lines. You will be working with various dynamic teams internally and externally in driving our global standardization activities.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with MAC layer and cross layer design
  • Knowledge of IEEE 802.11n/ac/ax/be and Bluetooth, wireless protocols designs and its application
  • In depth experience in systems simulation using C++ or Python. Knowledge of ns-3 is highly desirable
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment and can clearly communicate while confidently driving multiple projects across many teams
  • Self-motivated, obsessively passionate and seek to solve everyday problems in innovative ways


Our team is focused on developing wireless system solutions and its standardization initiative. You’ll be actively working with various internal teams by keeping them apprised of standards development and direction, while supporting development teams with defining features, architecture and design. You are expected to perform extensive system simulations to verify the performance of features relevant to Apple use cases. You will also become an active contributor and champion innovative solutions, both internally and externally. Confident in presenting and defending principles to internal teams, and standards and connectivity communities.

Education & Experience

Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science with 5+ years of relevant experience or PhD’s degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science with 3+ years of relevant experience.

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits