We’re a diverse collection of thinkers and doers, continually reimagining what’s possible to help us all do what we love in new ways. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with the Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch, as well as with services, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music, and Apple Pay. And the same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it.
The Technology Development Group is seeking a software engineer to help define and implement user experience paradigms for various compute environments across our platforms. This engineer will help architect and build the foundation of novel user experiences. Being successful in this area will result in a delightful experience for all users of our products. Are you passionate about building massively scalable services that surprise and delight? If you are passionate about solving challenging problems and enthusiastic about innovative and cool ideas, we want to hear from you.
Key QualificationsKey Qualifications
- Experience in server software programming languages such as Java
- Experience with distributed systems design and development
- Experience with web services, RESTful API
- Experience with test-driven development
We are a team of architects and specialists who are looking for an individual to help build backend services. The ideal candidate will have strong programming skills in addition to an interest in creating foundational frameworks and APIs. You should be comfortable participating in architecture discussions, taking ownership of specific problem areas, articulating design choices, and delivering highly optimized code in performance-critical environments.
In this role you will be collaborating with various teams including device, security, privacy and other teams across Apple, in addition to driving technical architecture and engineering. You will also interact with quality assurance engineers to ensure the right test plans and user scenarios are implemented. You will be responsible for development, testing, performance optimization, and overall quality of the software you develop. You will have the opportunity to explore and contribute to a wide range of the latest technologies
Education & ExperienceEducation & Experience
BS or MS in Computer Science/Engineering or related technical field, equivalent practical experience will be considered.
Additional RequirementsAdditional Requirements
- BONUS QUALIFICATIONS
- Experience or interest in AR/VR applications
- Experience/knowledge of security and cryptography
- Experience/knowledge of reactive programming
- Experience with iOS / macOS development
Pay & BenefitsPay & Benefits
- At Apple, base pay is one part of our total compensation package and is determined within a range. This provides the opportunity to progress as you grow and develop within a role. The base pay range for this role is between $144,500 and $250,000, and your base pay will depend on your skills, qualifications, experience, and location.
Apple employees also have the opportunity to become an Apple shareholder through participation in Apple’s discretionary employee stock programs. Apple employees are eligible for discretionary restricted stock unit awards, and can purchase Apple stock at a discount if voluntarily participating in Apple’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also receive benefits including: Comprehensive medical and dental coverage, retirement benefits, a range of discounted products and free services, and for formal education related to advancing your career at Apple, reimbursement for certain educational expenses — including tuition. Additionally, this role might be eligible for discretionary bonuses or commission payments as well as relocation. Learn more about Apple Benefits.
Note: Apple benefit, compensation and employee stock programs are subject to eligibility requirements and other terms of the applicable plan or program.