20 days old

LV Power Electronics Engineer - SPG

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code


Posted: Sep 10, 2020

Role Number:200190830

The Special Projects Group is seeking a DCDC Engineer for the LV Power Electronics Team. The candidate will be responsible for des...Summary


Posted: Sep 10, 2020

Role Number:200190830

The Special Projects Group is seeking a DCDC Engineer for the LV Power Electronics Team. The candidate will be responsible for design and implementation of DCDCs and power management electronics of exciting, cutting edge hardware. The position requires a hands-on approach, a passion for exploring diverse aspects of electrical design, ability to collaborate with cross-functional engineering groups, and a willingness to take on risk.

Does working on autonomous technology excite you? Innovation is in your hands! We are ready to help you help us grow.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience as an electronics engineer
  • Simulation skills including Spice, MATLAB
  • Experience with design, integration, and validation of power electronics circuits and systems
  • Experience working in a team environment and being self-motivated to close design issues
  • Proficiency with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, high-accuracy multimeters, programmable power supplies, power amplifiers, function generators, power analyzers, electronic loads, logic and spectrum analyzers, data acquisition systems and digitizers
  • Ability to articulate design issues in quantitative terms both verbally and with documentation
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills and ability to use statistical tools and techniques.
  • Must possess good understanding of thermals, mechanical and packaging challenges
  • Flexibility and comfort working in a quickly changing environment
  • Must possess good understanding of power conversion techniques and various topologies including (but not limited to) Buck converter, Boost converter and Flyback converter topologies
  • Experience in design and verification of power conversion circuits


As a power engineer, you will be driving the implementation of DCDC power supplies and power management circuitry from concept investigation and design through successful hardware implementation.
Working as the power system engineer with a larger integration team on a part of the overall hardware design
Driving cross-functional tradeoff analysis when components don't fit as designed
Defining design requirements and creating schematics/layout from high-level product requirements
Early prototyping, characterization and validation
Circuit specification development and documentation
Presenting designs to a group of diverse set of engineers including EEs, MEs and others
Generating and accepting constructive feedback in brainstorming and design review forums
Ensure conformity with regulatory standards including EMC
Developing test and validation plans and reports
Data analysis generated from factory builds and lab experiments
Provide technical support for production issues to debug and resolve

Education & Experience

Education: BS in Electrical Engineering required, MS and PhD highly valued.
This position may require domestic and international travel (10%+)

Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

Additional Requirements

Posted: 2020-10-08 Expires: 2020-11-07

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:

LV Power Electronics Engineer - SPG

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA 95014

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast