SWE - Pre-Silicon Driver Engineering Manager, GGD

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number:200449503
Apple’s GPU Software organization provides developers access to harness the power of the graphics processing unit. The GPU Pre-Silicon Driver Team within GPU Software is directly responsible for the development of the GPU driver for our next generations of Apple Silicon GPUs as well as the GPU bring-up for all Apple silicon platforms including iPhone, iPad, Watch and Mac. Its responsibilities span the lifecycle of a new product from the initial specification of GPU features to their implementation and validation within our OS Software stack.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong background in operating systems, parallel programming and system architecture
  • Knowledge of CPU or GPU architecture
  • You have excellent communication skills. Including the ability to communicate clearly and concisely across multiple audiences and partners, including the ability to explain analytical outcomes and technical roadblocks
  • You are results-oriented, upbeat and focused with a strong passion to learn and succeed
  • Proven engineering experience
  • 2+ years experience as a technical lead or engineering manager
  • Experience hiring Engineers


The GPU Pre-Silicon Driver team is looking for a passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated engineering manager to own the development of GPU drivers on upcoming Apple Silicon GPU architectures. The team is responsible for adding support for new GPU features and bringing up the OS driver software stack on pre-silicon environments. In addition, the team contributes to GPU specification reviews and requirement definitions for future Apple SoCs. This specific leadership role is focussing on efficiently scheduling work on our GPUs for best-in-class responsiveness on our platforms. It involves implementing new features as well as defining tools and processes to appropriately define and measure performance of graphics or compute applications as well user-interface interactions. Apple's most meaningful resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programmes. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. You will be fully eligible for Apple benefits. The programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. Apple benefits programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.

Education & Experience

Technical BSc/MSc degree or equivalent years or engineering experience

Additional Requirements