Media Applications Developer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200420870
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Do you bring passion and dedication to your job? If so, we are looking for individuals like you. The Connected Media team is seeking a self-motivated Software Engineer to ensure a stellar Airplay Experience across the Apple Ecosystem. This team is a part of the Interactive Media Group (IMG) that provides the media and graphics foundation across all of Apple's innovative products including iPhone, iPad, Mac, tv, HomePod and the AirPod/Beats line of Products. We are seeking an expert Javascript App developer to join us to help develop the future of our products. We are the team that develops AirPlay and its related technologies for use in all of Apple’s products. We are building next generation of application software and services for delivering extraordinary media experiences to our customers. Perhaps you too can be a part of crafting, coding and delivering it!

Key Qualifications

  • Programming skills preferably with JavaScript or C or C++
  • Strong coding, unit testing and debugging skills.
  • Creative problem solving and critical thinking skills.


As a member of the team, you’ll will be contributing to next generation AirPlay features design, development and commercialization. You will be hands on with software development/bug fixing for wide range of Apple products. You will be contributing to AirPlay software stack that runs on Apple products and third party products. You will be collaborating with various cross functional teams to deliver end to end AirPlay features that continuously improves user experience.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent

Additional Requirements

  • Desired, but not required:
  • A deep understanding of modern JavaScript concepts and practices
  • Experience implementing a JS library or a framework.
  • Familiarity or Experience with OpenGL or Other Graphics API.
  • Knowledge of adaptive streaming technologies such as HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), DASH etc.
  • Experience using HTML5 based video playback technologies such as MSE and EME
  • Experience with mobile devices, media players, smart TVs or set top boxes.
  • Working knowledge of modern development tools like Babel, Webpack, NPM and Git.
  • Experience with JavaScript performance optimization and familiarity with JavaScript memory and CPU profiling tools.
  • Working knowledge of JavaScript Test Frameworks, Chai and Sinon.
  • Working knowledge of media codecs, container formats and transport protocols.

Pay & Benefits