Apple Materials LIbrarian - Soft Goods in Santa Clara Valley, California

Materials LIbrarian - Soft Goods

Job Number: 113683806

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: 16-Apr-2018

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Apple is looking for a highly motivated Materials Librarian to join the Library Team in the Softgoods Product Design group. The Materials Librarian will be tasked with helping to implement a system for sorting and storing our rapidly growing library of leathers, synthetics, textiles, adhesives and other Softgood materials. In addition the Librarian will be integral to the development of workflows related to material characterization, inventory management and data base tracking.

Key Qualifications

  • Degree in Library Sciences

  • Experience optimizing and operating databases

  • Experience preparing and giving presentations

  • Knowledge of material uses and properties

  • Experience with inventory tracking

  • Experience working with engineers and designers and an ability to communicate appropriately with each

  • Experience in a team work environment that is fast paced and self guided*


The ideal candidate will be extremely detail oriented, organized and capable of imposing order on a system that is inherently chaotic. Deep knowledge of the types of material mentioned above is not necessary, however, a deep curiosity for materials and their unique attributes is required.


BSME or Degree in Library Sciences

Additional Requirements