Apple Inc
Manufacturing Design Engineering
Sep 14 - Mar 2017

process

Apple products are notoriously known for their flawless quality. As a Manufacturing Design Engineer I worked in a fast-paced and ambiguous environment to create precision engineered fixtures and machines to enable this quality while also ensuring cost-effective high yield.

*I am unable to disclose more information due to Apple’s confidential policy.

Proof of Concept 

• Failure Mode Element Risk Analysis
• Geometric Dimensions and Tolerances
• Computer Aided Design (CAD)
• Collaboration with suppliers in US and Asia

Development

• Cosmetic Capability
• Machine Design
• Fixture Design
• Automation of Machines

Production 

• Design of Experiments
• Failure Analysis
• Statistical Data Analysis (Tableau) 
• Metrology Development (OMM & CMM)

outcome

At Apple I developed an empathy for detailed design and learned skills such as precision engineering and factory management. I worked closely with industrial designer, product designers, and suppliers to ensure timely launch of products within the required budget.

Lead MDE for MacBook Leather Sleeve
MDE for Smart Keyboard 12.9", 10.5", 9.7"
Lead OPM for iPod Series Gen 6
Lead OPM for iPod Series Gen 6
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