Mechanical Design Engineer

Apple Inc. Santa Clara, CA

Product Design/Mechanical Engineer to lead the design, development and validation of sensor technologies.Core Responsibilities:This design engineer will own the end-to-end mechanical development and integration of a sensor module into a product, with responsibilities including:- Brainstorming design concepts and executing design concepts in all phases of a development cycle- Generating innovative designs with cross-functional teams- Defining mechanical component outlines and assembly schemes- Communicating cross-functionally on design directions and requirements- Generating sensor module PD specifications- Generating dimensional and tolerance analysis- Developing design and process with external vendors; acting as PD technical liaison among vendors- Managing and tracking multiple priorities within schedule requirements and ability to drive multiple vendors towards common project goals- Prototype bring-up, debug and characterization- Participating in the development of new manufacturing processes- Conducting design reviews and driving file release process- Design validation and characterization from prototype bring-up to product testing- Driving failure analyses and design of experiments (DOEs) to reach design solutions and corrective actions- Driving design towards Apple's cosmetic requirements

BSME required; MSME preferred

The ideal candidate will have 4+ years of hands-on product design experience in consumer electronic products or modules in a high volume production environment; direct experience with sensor technology is highly preferred.3D CAD experience required, UG preferredScientific method, experimental process, root cause analysisApplied knowledge in flex circuits, printed circuit boards, material science and basic chemistry is beneficialDisciplined in GD&T practices with close attention to datum establishmentExcellent written and verbal communication skills and people skills; ability to interact with management, team members and external vendorsTeamwork: the candidate must be able to communicate well with cross-functional team members, be able to efficiently collaborate with team members to achieve project goals, and contribute positively to the engineering community.

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Product Design/Mechanical Engineer to lead the design, development and validation of sensor technologies.Core Responsibilities:This design engineer will own the end-to-end mechanical development and integration of a sensor module into a product, with responsibilities including:- Brainstorming design concepts and executing design concepts in all phases of a development cycle- Generating innovative designs with cross-functional teams- Defining mechanical component outlines and assembly schemes- Communicating cross-functionally on design directions and requirements- Generating sensor module PD specifications- Generating dimensional and tolerance analysis- Developing design and process with external vendors; acting as PD technical liaison among vendors- Managing and tracking multiple priorities within schedule requirements and ability to drive multiple vendors towards common project goals- Prototype bring-up, debug and characterization- Participating in the development of new manufacturing processes- Conducting design reviews and driving file release process- Design validation and characterization from prototype bring-up to product testing- Driving failure analyses and design of experiments (DOEs) to reach design solutions and corrective actions- Driving design towards Apple's cosmetic requirements