“Leading up to the unveiling of a new lower-cost plastic ‘iPhone 5C’ expected at Apple’s September 10 event next month, Apple is looking to hire an ‘experienced plastics material engineer’ to work on iPhones and iPads,” Jordan Kahn reports for 9to5Mac.
“The engineer would join Apple’s iPhone/iPad Materials team and must have ‘extensive experience in plastic material properties, part design and fabrication,'” Kahn reports. “While we know the current iPhone and iPads do use some internal plastic parts, the job listing also makes mentions of aesthetic requirements as well as experience in ‘plastic materials and design for manufacturing in terms of geometry and cosmetic quality.'”
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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]