Apple is Hiring a Specialist to Investigate Flexible Displays

Posted April 10, 2013 at 9:48pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 5313 views

Apple is hiring a Sr. Optical Engineer to lead an investigation into new technologies including flexible displays, according to a job posting spotted by 9to5Mac. The posting has since been pulled but here's what it said.

Apple Inc. is looking for a Display Specialist to lead the investigation on emerging display technologies such as high optical efficiency LCD, AMOLED and flexible display to improve overall display optical performance.

Key Qualifications:
- Hands-on experience and proven track of record in design, development and technical investigation of display technologies.
- In-depth understanding of display technology, particularly LCD & OLED design & optical performance trade-offs, including optical design, viewing angle, color and white point management, gamma and dimming control, visual performance and artifacts; and characterization metrics.
- Demonstrated ability of using analytical thinking and systematic method to conduct investigation and problem-solving.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and people skills are required.
- Experience of working in a display company that has developed and manufactured high-volume display products is preferred.

Some interesting Apple patents have popped up lately in regards to displays. For example a recent patent detailed a wrap around display which has since been turned into a mockup.

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Juan leche aka John Sperm - April 11, 2013 at 1:10pm
Well that's why iPhone has jailbrake duh? People love the iPhone so much and because you can actually theme it around that experts on the field made up the jailbrake programs. Scroogle Samsung and their 55 inch Lcds phones
Crunch - April 11, 2013 at 12:15pm
hahah...Finally, someone with his head on straight. You can forget about Samsung, because North Korea is about to obliterate them when their nuclear missile that was meant for the U.S. misfires and accidentally flies south, right up the asses of those who think up these cheap plastic phones. Samsung, me no love you longtime. I'll take a BJ, though, while I talk on my iPhone with battery life of more than 2 hours.
NoGoodNick - April 11, 2013 at 2:46pm
ratGT... hey man you are a retard!!!....I thought you moved away cus I didn't see ur retarded posts. But I see ur back and shit I hate u cus ur a retard
shadow - April 11, 2013 at 12:47am
I have an iphone and ipad, but lately very disappointed with Apple and if it wasnt for Jailbreak I would seriously consider other brands.
Milkman - April 11, 2013 at 12:11am
Investigate or steal?
ratGT - April 11, 2013 at 12:42am
@Milkman --- At least you can feel safe with your phone, as there are no records of thieves stealing shitty Androids in order to make money...
Anthony - April 11, 2013 at 12:49am
@ratGT - u rock
Milkman - April 12, 2013 at 3:54am
But you do like to steal the tweaks and features to add them to your boring phone.
shadow - April 10, 2013 at 10:39pm
At least if iphone 10 sucks we can use it to wipe our a...
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