Cellular RFIC Test Automation Engineer

Herzliya, Israel


Role Number:200354199
Our Cellular group is rapidly growing, and we are looking for a forward-thinking, motivated and hardworking engineer to be a part of Apple’s new product introduction process from prototype to mass production. Would you like to join Apple’s growing Cellular wireless design team? Our team is responsible for all aspects of 5G NR cellular silicon development with a particular emphasis on highly integrated and efficient designs and technologies that transform the user experience at the product level. As a wireless test automation engineer, you will be at the center of the wireless system characterization effort within a team responsible for designing and productizing state-of-the-art wireless communication devices. In this role, you will develop the test and automation frameworks used by the test and validation teams to characterize the cellular RFIC. You will architect and implement the test framework supporting bringup, characterization, and system testing flows.

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in lab automation development - required
  • Proficiency and proven experience with measurement automation tools and scripting in Python or similar language for silicon testing - required
  • Deep understanding of test SW development fundamentals and code management
  • Hands-on experience with wireless chipset characterization and regression test with independent debug skills
  • Highly motivated and proven capability to work in a group but yet have the ability to handle tasks independently
  • Accountability, being able to drive action to completion
  • System view and understanding / familiar with RF parameters and measurements methods - advantage
  • Excellent lab skills and experience with lab equipment such as: spectrum and network analyzer, signal generators, power meters, VSA - advantage
  • Knowledge in Cellular testing standards - advantage


In this role you will be part of core team in Cellular RFIC Performance Analysis, responsible for RF performance automation development. You will gather requirements, architect, implement and maintain the test automation framework covering the wireless SoC test flow Develop SW routines for automating test equipment control, device control, data acquisition and processing Bring up and test wireless SoC, Perform system integration, characterization and optimization and work with RF validation engineers to develop test plan, analyze test data and generate test reports

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Electrical / Computer / Software Engineering or Computer Science

Additional Requirements