Apple Display Silicon Digital Architect in Santa Clara Valley, California

Display Silicon Digital Architect

Job Number: 83847715

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: 24-Jun-2017

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Apple is looking for a world-class Display Silicon Digital Architect to join the Display Silicon Architecture Team to define the requirements for digital and mixed signal silicon in Appleā€™s world leading displays.

Key Qualifications

  • In depth knowledge of top down silicon development process from RTL to GDSII

  • Experience evaluating design tradeoffs such as speed, performance, power, area, etc.

  • Experience specifying requirements for high speed serial interfaces, peripheral interfaces, PLLs, internal bus architecture, data path architecture, memory systems, state machines, and communication protocols

  • Good math and analytical skills

  • Experience with multiple tape outs

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience writing chip level requirements specfications and microarchitecture specifications

  • Working knowledge of Verilog, FPGA prototyping, verification methodologies, tool flow, scripting languages

  • Hands on lab bring-up experience, debug, chipscope and instrument usage

  • Ability to model system level functionality in high level language such as C or Matlab.


Working cross-functionally with many different teams throughout Apple, presenting ideas and concepts to peers and management, and capturing requirements in formal documents are all key elements of this role.

Video processing and display experience is desired but not required.

The role offers an incredible opportunity to learn from world class experts in multiple engineering disciplines spanning from product design, EE, optics, physics, material science, and system and mechanical design.


Min: MSEE/CS with 6+ years of experience or BSEE/CS with 10+ years of experience in digital design and architecture

Additional Requirements