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Apple Embedded Software Engineer: DRAM and Memory Controller in Boston, Massachusetts

Embedded Software Engineer: DRAM and Memory Controller

Boston,Massachusetts,United States


  • Deep understanding of DDR technologies such as lpDDR4/5, JEDEC standards

  • Experience with DRAM initialization, calibration, DDR PHY training

  • Background in embedded software, boot code, SOC initialization, drivers a big plus

  • Good understanding about ARM specification, computer architecture, operating system

  • Good troubleshooting skills in silicon bring-up and firmware debugging

  • Proficient in C/C++ and/or assembly

  • Experience with script language such as Python, Perl, or Tcl


Develop, enhance, and debug DRAM initialization, memory calibration and training code Work on silicon early bring-up, investigate DRAM issues and discover workarounds Implement software to exercise SOC power saving feature (suspend and resume) Develop test covering DRAM controller functional features and system use cases Participate in DRAM bring-up in pre-silicon environments: simulator, emulation, FPGA Develop application covering DRAM controller functional features and system use cases Participate in SOC architecture, design specification and board schematics review Work with cross functional teams within Apple to support product development

Education & Experience

BS / MS / Ph.D in EE, CE, or CS is preferred or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

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