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The Camera Hardware Engineering group is responsible for all research, design, development, test, and qualification of camera hardware for Apple products. This team is seeking a mechanical engineer to design camera hardware modules and component parts.
5+ years experience in static and dynamic structural FEA analysis using Ansys or Abaqus
Expertise in VCM and PZT FEA
Experience building and calibrating non-linear material models
Expertise metallic material behaviors
Self motivated to identify and close design issues
Outstanding verbal and visual communication skills
Experience with COMSOL would be a desirable attribute.
Knowledge of fatigue analysis
Familiar with CAD software: SolidWorks and NX is very desirable
A knowledge of Python, Abaqus user subroutine development and iSight is a plus
Perform Finite Element modeling and simulations using ABAQUS with project specific use of COMSOL as required
Work with design engineers on camera design evaluation, verification/validation as well as design optimization
Interpret FEA results and provide physical explanations and possible solutions
Recommend design changes/directions to meet product performance requirements
Participate in team brainstorming and new technology development
Develop new simulation tools/capabilities as needed
Consideration will be given to qualified candidates from medical, consumer electronics, automotive, aerospace or other fields with relevant technology and development models
MS or PhD in mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, materials science, or similar concentration