Mechanical R&D Engineer - Health Technologies

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200243837
  • Jobs Rated
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Summary

Summary

Posted: Apr 29, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200243837

The Health Technologies Team conceives and proves out exciting new technology for Apple's future products and f...Summary

Summary

Posted: Apr 29, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200243837

The Health Technologies Team conceives and proves out exciting new technology for Apple's future products and features. We are seeking a highly collaborative engineer to join an interdisciplinary team to help drive feasibility of health, wellness, and fitness sensors, systems, and applications.

Key Qualifications

  • Relevant industry or academic experience as a mechanical engineer, biomedical engineer, physicist or equivalent
  • Experience with health/physiological signal sensing, experimental design, data collection and data analysis
  • Understanding of non-invasive sensors used to measure biomedical/physiological signals
  • Completion of the full engineering life cycle of an engineering project from problem definition through failure analysis and product refinement
  • Experience with designing, manufacturing, troubleshooting and debugging prototype hardware
  • Comfortable writing scripts in Python, MATLAB, etc for data analysis and visualization
  • Intellectually versatile - we only work on new technology and features, this means we are constantly learning about new sensors, techniques, and physiology

Description

The Health Technologies Mechanical Engineering team contribute's to Apple's health efforts in three key areas. We work closely together as a team to cover these responsibilities. You will be expected to contribute to some of what is listed below and we'll provide mentorship for you to develop your skills at the rest.

Physiological Research:
Provide perspective in understanding physiological signals, drawing heavily from core mechanical engineering fields
Research health features and understand origins of relevant phenomena
Assess prior works to gauge feasibility of potential health sensing strategies

Hardware Prototype Development, Test, and Validation:
Represent mechanical engineering field for interdisciplinary efforts to build prototype systems used to acquire health signals
Design mechanical sensing architectures
Develop sensor prototypes, specifications, and processes
Build hardware test strategies and testers
Validate and calibrate precision sensing hardware using laboratory experiments
Procure and coordinate lab equipment
Contribute to New Product Introduction (NPI) process
Communicate concepts, proposals, and results to interdisciplinary teams and executives

Human Studies:
Collaborate with interdisciplinary team to design and execute user studies
Advocate for correct scientific methods and statistical techniques
Deploy and maintain reference (ground truth) sensors and prototype hardware into longitudinal user studies
Design user-interaction with prototypes to create well-controlled experiments that will have high data yield
Interpret study data and results

Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree +4 years professional experience
Master's Degree +2 years professional experience
PhD

Additional Requirements

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