Cellular RF System Engineer

Cupertino, CA
  • Job Code


Posted: Dec 12, 2019

Role Number:200132330

We have built the best wireless hardware design Team in the world. Are you a hardworking and innovated individual wanting to join our Team as an RF Transmitter System Engineer? As key member of Apple, you will help drive cellular wireless standards and innovation, for our next generation wireless products used by millions. You will be a valuable member of an advanced development team tasked with driving technology innovation for our future wireless products

Key Qualifications

  • - We value your 5+ years of relevant experience in RF and digital signal processing including direct expertise in transmitter, receiver architectures, and system design. But never satisfied with your knowledge so continually study, research, and collaborate to grow
  • - Experience in full system view on the function and budgeting of analog vs. digital parts, on e.g. EVM, ACLR and spurious response, the interaction with external components, and you strive actively to improve performance year over year. You have a good understanding of potential issues for platform integration and are able to derive solutions for complex issues
  • - We trust you have deep understanding of the control requirements of the Baseband to RF interface and the general signal processing requirements on the overall system. You comprehend the functions of the cellular modem from the antenna to the BB
  • - In depth understanding of transmitter architectures, RF power amplifiers, linearization techniques (e.g. DPD), and envelope tracking. You also understand how these technologies can be used to improve transmitter performance in the areas of linear RF output power, OOBE, and power consumption
  • - You have extensive knowledge of the 3GPP cellular radio standards and carrier requirements including their implications on overall radio architectures and RF system design
  • - Analytical and interpersonal skills with an ability to thrive in a multi-functional environment
  • - Strong Technical Writing Skills


As a Cellular RF System mmWave Engineer, you will contribute and be part of the best RF Systems Cellular Team. Have the ability to drive cellular radio technologies addressing GSM, UMTS, LTE, 5G NR and beyond. You will work closely with RFIC design teams, and suppliers to assess, scope, and ultimately drive mmWave RF technology innovation to meet the challenges of the next generation wireless products. Occasional travel including international may be required

Education & Experience

Your BS or MS degree in electrical engineering is the foundation of your successful career to date

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. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Cellular RF System Engineer

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account