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Embedded Firmware Engineer - Wireless Power Technologies

Apple

Apple

Cupertino, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Summary

Posted:
Role Number:200548676
Design, develop & launch next-generation Wireless Power Technologies in Apple products. We believe the future is Wireless. The mission of our Wireless Power Technology team - Create the world’s best Wireless Charging user-experience by inventing state-of-the-art technologies. Our team develops ground-breaking Wireless Charging designs that are central to Apple’s products - the iPhone, Apple Watch, AirPods and more! New challenges arise every day that require the sharp problem-solving skills of versatile and inquisitive individuals. The team features a collaborative and hands-on environment that fosters engineering excellence, creativity and innovation. Join us. Pioneer best-in-class Wireless charging, for a new Wireless world!

Description

In this role, you will be a technical leader in a team developing firmware for ARM Core processors and other customer ASICs. You will be directly responsible for delivering features within a project, including planning, documenting and implementation. You will interact with team members locally and remotely where strong communication skills will be needed to effectively communicate progress reports and issues on your work to cross-functional teams and management. We work with a distributed team across a range of technologies and products that will require you to quickly familiarize and be effective with a range of firmware development tools, processes and procedures. You will be responsible for the development of new tools and general documentation to leverage your knowledge across the global firmware development team.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Proficiency in C and scripting languages, such as Python
  • Strong embedded SW fundamentals, including knowledge of design and development flows, real-time constraints, concurrency, and multi-processor systems, caching and virtual memory
  • Hands-on experience and working knowledge of IO protocols such as I2C, SPMI, UART, GPIO
  • Familiarity with low-level hardware interfaces, register and interrupt programming, bare-metal software development, clock and power management
  • Effective written and oral communication skills, particularly with technical content
  • Solid skills in C++ is helpful
  • Experience with configuration (GIT, Perforce) and release management, continuous integration, unit and regression testing
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to address technical issues during design, development and maintenance phases
  • Experience in shipping Consumer products with a deadline is a plus
  • Able to travel to New Zealand 1-2 times per year, 1-2 weeks at a time

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

BS and a minimum of 3 years relevant industry experience

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits

  • 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. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.