C++/Python Software Engineer - Algorithm Integration

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200393467
Want to ship amazing experiences in Apple products? Be part of the team in the Video Computer Vision (VCV) organization that focuses on people understanding from real-time video streams and building higher level reasoning algorithms. VCV delivered products such as Face ID, ARKit, and RealityKit. We focus on a balance of research and development to deliver Apple quality, state-of-the-art experiences. Come shape Apple products as a driven and dedicated Software Engineer for integration and data processing with hands-on work in an innovative team and be part of building the next big thing.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong proficiency in modern C/C++ and Python in writing clean and well-structured code
  • Ability to design and implement flexible yet efficient software architectures
  • Good understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Familiarity with distributed computational models for data processing
  • Experience with building real-time data processing pipelines for embedded machine learning or computer vision applications is a plus
  • Hand-on experience working with relational and NoSQL databases is a plus
  • Familiarity with cloud technologies is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to describe and document software clearly
  • Passion for quality and exceptional attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and great teammate


As a Software Engineer in this role, you will be working in a cross-functional team consisting of computer vision algorithm engineers, firmware engineers, and software developers. As part of your responsibilities, you will: * Architect, integrate, and maintain C/C++ software libraries for embedded data processing pipelines for computer vision algorithms that power Apple quality experiences on Apple products. * Architect, implement, and maintain distributed data processing pipelines in Python that enable algorithm benchmarking in the cloud and testing at scale. * Release software as part of a cross-functional process. Own the architecture and work with algorithm engineers together on realizing maintainable and testable implementations.

Education & Experience

MS or PhD in Computer Science or related fields with 2+ years of industry experience, or BS in Computer Science or related fields with 5+ years of industry experience, or equivalent experience working in the industry, with a track record of delivering successful projects.

Additional Requirements