Software Engineer Graduate - Technical Operations Graduate Programme 2019

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
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Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number:200111860
Apple is a place where extraordinary people gather to do their best work. Together we build products and experiences people once couldn’t have envisioned - and now can’t imagine living without. Are you excited by the idea of making a real impact? Are you prepared to dream big? Then a career with Apple might be your dream job. The Apple Technical Operations team are recruiting multiple Software Engineering graduates to give you exposure to the key functions of Technical Operations including manufacturing engineering, quality, test engineering, software development, production and New Product Introduction. As a participant in our programme, you will initially spend time training with us at our manufacturing centre of excellence in Cork, Ireland. Here, we will support you with a mix of on-the-job and classroom-based training in a state of the art manufacturing environment. After this period, you'll be deployed to work in different locations in the US, China and Europe, as well as travelling to Apple’s headquarters in California, to understand the broader aspects of Manufacturing Operations and tool development to support same. You will have the opportunity to travel, and relocate to other locations as part of this Programme (US/Asia). We will support you throughout these relocations as part of the Graduate Programme. If you have strong technical skills, an educational background in engineering and love working with other people, then this could be an amazing opportunity to come and work with us. We'd love to hear from you.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to work cross functionally and regionally
  • Able to see the bigger picture and not just the specific assigned task.
  • Good at dealing and working with other people and understanding their requirements
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a dynamic environment
  • Be an ambitious and logical problem solver with a strong work ethic
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Knowledge in some of the following areas would be an advantage
  • Object Oriented Design
  • Software application architecture
  • Source control tools (e.g. Git, SVN)
  • Python/Ruby/Perl or other scripting languages
  • Unix / Unix scripting
  • Multithreaded programming
  • Network Socket programming
  • UI Design
  • ObjectiveC, Swift, C++, C
  • Wiki technology
  • XML and JSON
  • Mac OS and iOS application development
  • Strong understanding of modern computer hardware fundamentals


End to end involvement in solution development lifecycle from interfacing with customers to understanding business needs, requirements analysis, conceptualising solutions, architecture & design, implementation, testing, deployment and support. Work with incredibly talented and dedicated people throughout Apple globally Development and support of critical solutions / tools used to support Apple’s World Wide Operations business

Education & Experience

Minimum BSc (Hons), M.Sc or equivalent in Computer Science or similar field, completing in 2018 or 2019.

Additional Requirements