Build Engineer

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: 3 Dec 2018
Role Number:200012075
Apple’s Build & Integration team is at the core of the Apple Software Development Process in delivering the best operating systems and applications to Apple customers. The role requires coordination and collaboration with many Apple Software, Hardware, Localisation and QA teams. This involves performing build engineering tasks, optimising build systems, documentation, and coordination with Engineering Program Managers (EPMs) to compile, assemble, and release Apple software.

Key Qualifications

  • • macOS, iOS, or UNIX development experience
  • • UNIX administration and strong software debugging skills
  • • Knowledge of operating system, network, or compiler concepts
  • • Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills
  • • Ability to create simple and elegant yet scalable and robust solutions

Description

• Performing daily software builds of macOS, iOS, and its related application products • Working cross functionally with teams across Apple to ship new features or products • Working with Apple development teams to configure project code base • Solving problems and resolving complex software integration issues • Developing tools and processes to improve and automate workflow • Improving and maintaining automation tools • Filing and resolving bugs as quickly as possible • Document new process or update an existing wiki page • Communicate status frequently to product teams and engineering program managers • Responds to emails about the capabilities of the build system

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