Wireless Power Integration Engineer

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Hardware

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 38
Role Number:200353871
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionised entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that encourages the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. Why Apple? At Apple, we believe our products begin with our people. By hiring a diverse team we drive creative thought. By giving that team everything they need we drive innovation. By hiring incredible engineers we drive precision. And through our collaborative process we build memorable experiences for our customers! The mission of the Wireless Power Technology team - Create the world’s best Wireless Charging user-experience by inventing state-of-the-art technologies. We develop effortless and safe Wireless Charging designs that are central to Apple’s products - the iPad, the iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods! New challenges arise every day that require the sharp problem-solving skills of individuals. Are you in for the challenges? We are looking for a power design engineer that leads the integration of the inductive technology into products in the partnership with multiple subject area teams including but not limited to architecture, FW, system EE, silicon, noise and vibration, safety, thermal, reliability, operations, regulatory teams and more.

Key Qualifications

  • Solid EE fundamentals in both analog and digital design and comfortable with tackling new challenges with the critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Circuit level simulation experience in EE simulation platforms like Cadence/ADS/LTspice etc.
  • Familiar with various communication protocols (USB, SPMI, SPI, I2C and UART) and low power embedded systems, e.g. ARM Core Processors
  • Experience working with multi-functional FW partners. Direct coding experience and algorithm design experience is a plus
  • Proficient in modeling, data collection, data analysis, and statistical analysis tools (e.g. Python, JMPm Matlab).
  • Experience in high volume products from concept to end, and working with contract manufacturers
  • Team player, great communication skills and ability to lead multiple-discipline team to make the design tradeoff based the information available in a timely manner
  • Knowledge and experience in Power electronics and direct wireless charging is preferred

Description

- You will be developing and designing wireless power systems. You will be expected to meet a high standard for analysis, and manufacturing discipline, and work with cross functional teams to pass all specifications and requirements necessary to ship a product. - Write requirements, specifications, and test plans for both hardware and FW - Define factory tests, test limits, and work with factory and peers to perform failure analysis and corrective actions - Guide the team in the development of necessary algorithms, state-transition diagrams/flowcharts and analysis for each regime of operation - Experience with high volume mass production is a plus - Up to 20% travel required

Education & Experience

- Bachelors in relevant EE field, Masters/PhD preferred - Relevant industry work experience preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
  • We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.