Softgoods Magnetics Product Design Engineer

Boulder, Colorado, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200443232
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 create memorable experiences for our customers. These elements come together to make Apple an amazing environment for motivated people to do the greatest work of their lives. Why Softgoods Magnet Team? Apple’s Softgoods Engineering team is relatively new to Apple. We work with textiles, leather, silicone and soft polymers. Our mission is to use these incredible materials to enable new product categories, and to enhance Apple’s existing product lines. Bringing Apple engineering and precision to products made of soft materials is an exciting challenge and requires a creative and open minded approach. Magnet is another element that gives our customers a magical and delightful experience. You will assist the magnet and mechanical design effort associated with creating world-class products for Apple. Responsibilities will include working closely with product design, manufacturing, test engineering, electrical engineering, reliability, and compliance. You will implement design of our products, with emphasis on practical and clever solutions. You will resolve technical issues that arise in the design of these products and be expected to follow the product from concept, through development, and into ramp. International travel will be required. If this sounds like an exciting challenge, we hope you will consider a place in our team!

Key Qualifications

  • Knowledge of magnetic material or devices, magnetic test methods
  • Detail oriented, proactive thinking and capable of handling multiple assignments under high pressure
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills and ability to use statistical tools
  • Flexibility working in a quickly changing environment.
  • Solid verbal and written communication and presentation skills (Keynote or Powerpoint)


We are looking for a highly motivated magnet product design engineer. As a member of our collaborative, cross-functional design team, you will be responsible for conceiving, designing and producing exciting new products. You will work closely with US and Asia based Product Designers and many other cross functional groups, including Industrial Design, Hardware Engineering, Operations and Reliability. This role requires international travel.

Education & Experience

BS/MS/PhD in Physics/Material/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, or similar engineering fields with magnet design experience or magnetic FEA experience

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits