Apple AR/VR Job | Lab Manager – Apple Vision Pro

Job(岗位): Lab Manager – Apple Vision Pro

Citys(岗位城市): San Diego, California, United States

Date(发布日期): 2023-7-14


Apple is where individual imaginations gather together, committing to the values that lead to great work. Every new product we build, service we create, or Apple Store experience we deliver is the result of us making each other’s ideas stronger. That happens because every one of us shares a belief that we can make something wonderful and share it with the world, changing lives for the better. It’s the diversity of our people and their thinking that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do. When we bring everybody in, we can do the best work of our lives. Here, you’ll do more than join something — you’ll add something.

Apple Vision Pro is a revolutionary spatial computer that seamlessly blends digital content with your physical space. It will allow us to do the things we love in ways never before possible — all while staying connected to the people around us.

The Vision Products Group (VPG) working on Apple Vision Pro is looking for a Lab Manager who will be responsible for the bring up of a state of the art mechanical fabrication and test lab. The ideal candidate will have experience planning and bringing up mechanical labs, competency with basic machine shop tools and equipment, an understanding of common metrology equipment, and a desire to build a functional lab space that will be used by Product Designers to help create the next generation of Apple products.


Previous experience planning mechanical lab and test spaces

Ability to understand and create hand sketches, CAD models, and technical drawings

Basic knowledge of tools and equipment found in a design lab (3D printers, laser cutter, mill, lathe, etc.)

Experience with CNC a plus

Familiarity with proper shop safety and housekeeping practices

Strong organizational skills

Familiarity with digital productivity tools like spreadsheets and slide presentations

Ability to work with cross functional teams

Strong troubleshooting and problem mitigation skills

Self motivated and driven to complete projects quickly and efficiently

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs


*Assist with planning/expanding lab facilities

*Coordinate installation, bring up, training, maintenance, and calibration of lab equipment

*Execute detailed design, fabrication, and assembly/disassembly procedures and accurately record and communicate issues or suggested areas for improvement

*Modify mechanical prototypes to facilitate product testing and validation

*Assemble mechanical and electrical test fixtures to facilitate product testing

*Assist with measuring/testing prototypes

*Maintain and troubleshoot shop equipment

*Maintain lab space, keeping it tidy and organized

*Train users on safe operation of machine shop equipment

*Supervise and support engineers working in the lab

*Work closely with the engineering team to support product development work

*Must be able to work independently and as part of a team