Reliability Engineer, Core Technology Operations - Korea

Seoul, Seoul-si, Korea (Republic of)
Operations and Supply Chain


Role Number:200506864
Imagine what you could do here! At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. We have a wonderful opportunity for Reliability Engineer to be part of our Core Technology Operations Team in Korea. We are seeking an individual with the skills to strategically identify and drive corrective actions for the top issues affecting the Apple product family. Through deep investigation and close collaboration with engineering, product development, operations, and the component manufacturers, we strive to provide customers an experience of enduring quality through these products so integral to our lives. This is a key role to drive operations reliability testing during technology development and mass production of components for Apple products. Good presentation and problem solving skills are essential. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Image Science, Photographic & Motion-Picture (or equivalent educational experience in fundamental imaging technologies)
  • Hands on experience in reliability testing, debugging, functional verification of modular components (camera, VCM, lens, semiconductor, vibrator, etc.)
  • Highly skilled engineering professional and knowledgeable in reliability
  • Business level fluency in English and Korean
  • Knowledgeable in data analysis and interpretation
  • Excellent communications skills and leadership
  • Technical and failure analysis experience focus on consuming product, including product/component/process reliability are preference
  • Primary working location is Gumi city, Korea


- Lead operations reliability testing in the development and sustaining stage - Drive and manage standard methodologies and findings across data sets to improve ORT efficiency - Research and strategically implement component, module reliability testing to continuously improve system quality and field product usage model during mass production stage - Manage alignment and transition of reliability testing from NPI to MP - Working with commodity managers and supplier quality engineers to ensure component quality & reliability - Making recommendations to improve design, process and test - Strategic identification and prioritization of issues identified in ORT - Lead failure analysis of issues identified in ORT and coordinate cross functions to drive corrective actions through deep FA - Succinctly communicating technical updates to the executive team

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Image Science, Photographic & Motion-Picture (or equivalent educational experience in fundamental imaging technologies) / Reliability Engineering

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity.