Software Development Engineer - Battery Data Systems

11 - 15 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Santa Clara, CA
11 - 15 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Software Development Engineer - Battery Data Systems

  • Job Number: 113028538
  • Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
  • Posted: Sep. 19, 2017
  • Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

As a Software Development Engineer at Apple, you will be responsible for assisting in the design, development, testing and support of all the workflow and data collection systems created and maintained by the Battery Data Systems team. This includes features and workflows in the MES system, integration with a variety of tools, local and abroad, that feed data into the MES and other data collection systems, and design and development of new applications as needed.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years of software development experience, with focus on data collection and systems integration
  • Exposure to MES technologies, including automated data collection, visualization, workflow, and database applications
  • 5+ years experience deploying and supporting MES solutions in a manufacturing or lab environment
  • 5+ years experience in analyzing and reporting gathered data using a variety of sources, including writing direct database queries
  • 5+ years experience with Java, Python and databases (Oracle, MySQL preferred)
  • Excellent understanding of how external systems may integrate with an MES solution, from custom home grown systems to off-the-shelf automation products (ex. SECS/GEM)
  • Proven record of supporting continuous improvement efforts with MES deployments and training engineers how to become self-sufficient and improve processes
  • Experience successfully interacting and working with internal customers at multiple levels of responsibility in a manufacturing/engineering or production environment
  • Able to clearly explain technical issues, justify technical decisions, and write technical specification documents
  • Self-starter with innovation, integrity, strong work ethic and attention to details
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills


•Design, develop, test and maintain data collection and workflow systems maintained by the Battery Data Systems team, as well integrations and interactions of such systems, locally and abroad •Assist in all phases of software implementations, including requirements gathering, development, commissioning, documentation and user training •Coordinate development of scope with users and manage vendors to design, implement and deliver overall system integration solutions •Provide timely production support for MES custom and out of the box solutions, locally and abroad •Responsible for the change management process of the existing applications, ensuring standardization and version control •Responsible for working with the customers to understand data output requirements and provide reports as needed •Individual will also need to be capable of mentoring others on the suite of applications, in addition to performing projects execution tasks •Train engineers, operators, and technicians on the new systems


BS/MS in Computer Science

Additional Requirements

Minimal Travel may be required

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