Systems Architect - Sensing HW Incubation

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200209983
Summary

Summary

Posted: Dec 9, 2020

Role Number:200209983

Apple's Incubation Team develops prototype hardware systems that are fundamental to delivering future products & features.

The te...Summary

Summary

Posted: Dec 9, 2020

Role Number:200209983

Apple's Incubation Team develops prototype hardware systems that are fundamental to delivering future products & features.

The team is seeking a skilled System Engineer to create high performance hardware systems supporting Computer Vision, Machine Learning, and Photography applications that break new ground in Technology and User Experience.

This hands-on role offers an incredible opportunity to lead teams in challenging projects, while working with and learning from world-class experts in multiple disciplines, contributing on exciting design applications employing custom machine vision, depth, and traditional imaging sensors.

Key Qualifications

  • Experienced, self-driven engineer with great initiative and a proven track record of developing complex systems from initial definition throughout the project life cycle
  • Experience integrating cameras into system electronic and mechanical architecture, with an understanding of optics/sensor/image pipeline preferred
  • Scripting skills and understanding of low level software (firmware &drivers in C or C++) a strong plus
  • Ability to quickly pick up and own new concepts and to contribute with innovative solutions
  • Comfortable working through ambiguity
  • Demonstrates deep understanding of system-level impact of design choices and good judgment in negotiating tradeoffs
  • Employs guaranteed-by-design methodology for high performance system designs
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Thorough, disciplined, methodical approach, with good documentation habits
  • Team player with exceptional conversational & written communication, negotiation & presentation skills

Description

Job responsibilities include requirements definition, architecture, coordinating cross-functional design & development, small- to medium-scale production, test & calibration, and support through the full system lifecycle.

Collaborate with computer vision algorithm teams as well as system & module teams to interpret and negotiate system hardware requirements
Propose and negotiate system architecture that can be cross-functionally supported in the timeframes necessary to meet program objectives
Perform system analysis, scoping, and resourcing & technical tradeoff evaluations
Coordinate cross-functional deliverables & dependencies to align with dynamic project goals
Collaborate with cross-functional teams-including electrical, optical, mechanical, firmware, driver, and other software teams-on hardware design and processes and to enable coordinated software development
Define and build proof-of-concept and initial prototype hardware as needed
Coordinate and assist in bring-up, debug, production, test, calibration, and verification plans to ensure high quality systems are delivered
Thoroughly document and support each of above steps
Deliver executive level presentations of proposals, status, and decisions

Education & Experience

MS with 5+ years-or BS with 7+ years-relevant industry experience
Proven record of leading complex system designs and coordinating design teams including close collaboration with Mechanical, Electrical, Firmware and Software Engineering teams

Additional Requirements

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