Embedded Systems Engineer

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200254868
Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 16, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200254868

Apple's Accessory Systems Engineering team is looking for a skilled and motivated Embedded Systems Engineer. Th...Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 16, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200254868

Apple's Accessory Systems Engineering team is looking for a skilled and motivated Embedded Systems Engineer. The ideal candidate would be a generalist with a great investigative attitude and strong sense of curiosity. Previous experience in working on large projects with responsibilities in many areas of the overall product is a great plus. In this role, you will be helping to define and drive the huge ecosystem of accessories for Apple devices.

Key Qualifications

  • System-level design of embedded systems
  • Project leadership responsibilities
  • Communication protocol design
  • Knowledge of major communication buses and protocols (e.g. USB, Bluetooth, BLE, NFC, Wi-Fi, I2S, SPI, etc.)
  • Hands-on rapid embedded system prototyping experience (hardware, firmware, mechanical)
  • Experience shipping consumer products
  • Ability to easily and quickly move between different areas
  • Fluency in APAC languages is a plus

Description

Fundamental to the success of iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and Mac is the healthy ecosystem of great accessories. From power adapters and charging cables to hearing aids, headphones, game controllers, cameras, and cars, thousands of companies participate in this accessory ecosystem. This ecosystem is unique for its tight integration between accessories and Apple devices that extends the Apple user experience. This level of integration requires close coordination between varying technologies, vendors, developers, and Apple teams.

To be successful in this role, you must have:
- inter-disciplinary engineering expertise with a focus on embedded systems (embedded firmware, iOS software, electrical hardware, mechanical)
- excellent written and verbal communication skills with a focus on generation of concise and clear engineering specifications for tens of thousands of engineers worldwide
- an ability to determine what needs to be done, who needs to do it, and how to motivate people across internal and external organizations
- passion for great user experiences and high quality products

This role involves a wide variety of tasks, such as the following:
- gathering requirements and recommending system solutions
- coordinating strategies with internal partners
- writing precise and clear engineering specifications
- resolving complex interdisciplinary problems
- working closely with internal engineering teams to steer solutions
- working with external partners to design and launch new accessories
- understanding manufacturers' needs and priorities

Education & Experience

BS or M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering

Additional Requirements

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