Architect - GPU or CPU

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom


Role Number:200185483
Do your life’s best work here - with the whole world watching. Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.   You’ll ensure Apple products and services can seamlessly and efficiently handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining UK GPU design center means you’ll be responsible for crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. Together, you and your team will enable our customers to do all the things they love with their devices. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. 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 Architect will be responsible for inventing and investigating new concepts, and working with the design teams to realise these in future products. You will devise new models and research new techniques for solving problems with hardware. You will work to find new ways to deliver solutions to rendering and computational problems on our platform.

Key Qualifications

  • A strong background in GPU, CPU, DSP or ISP architecture
  • Deep understanding of micro architectural specification and implementation
  • Ability to invent and implement novel concepts
  • Strong programming skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex issues, self-motivated and well-organised


The architect will innovate and come up with new ideas to implement new features, improve performance or decrease area or power. You will Investigate, measure and model these new concepts, and create and evolve high-level specifications for designers and micro-architects. You will provide technical leadership to other team members throughout the project.

Education & Experience

BS/MS/BEng/MEng/PhD in related field

Additional Requirements

  • Some international travel will be required.