Cellular Software Development Engineer

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200541664
Join the "Wireless Technology and Eco-system (WTE)" organisation and be part of a best-in-class team of engineers, working with multi-functional teams to drive innovation and develop products used by millions worldwide. We are looking for a highly reciprocal individual who can excel in a high-paced environment. Be ready to make something extraordinary when you come here. Dynamic, encouraging people and innovative, industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same real passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. You should join Apple if you want to help deliver the next amazing Apple product.


Apple's Cellular Software team is seeking talented, highly motivated, and disciplined engineers to work across layers on ground-breaking cellular technologies. The position involves identifying and/or developing core cellular technologies that solves everyday problems for customers using iPhone, iPad, Watch and other wireless product lines. We are passionate about keeping our users connected 24/7 wherever they go. This team takes pride in not just coming up with proven software designs but also in disrupting traditional models of the cellular ecosystem. We do whatever it takes to bring user experience to the next level. Our members enjoy the flexibility to work on all aspects of Cellular Protocol software - SIM, NAS, AS and iOS interfaces, to come up with the best possible solution for any given problem. Are you equally passionate about cellular technologies and have the dream to work on ground-breaking cellular technologies? Then we are looking for you. As part of this team, you will impact iPhone user experience worldwide. Education Bachelors or Master's in, Computer Science Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering or Electrical Engineering.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • At least 2-8 years' experience with cellular protocol stacks;
  • Strong Software Engineering skills including design, programming (C, C++, script) and debugging (GDB, LLDB);
  • Experience on Telephony / Modem Interface / Non-Access Stratum / Access Stratum / L1 Layers;
  • Knowledge in LTE / 5G NR technology is a strong plus;
  • Good understanding of 3GPP/ETSI standards;
  • Highly motivated and self-directed;
  • Excellent problem-solving skills;
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment and can clearly communicate while confidently participating multiple projects across many teams;
  • Obsessively passionate and inquisitive and seek to solve everyday problems in innovative ways;
  • Laser-focused on the smallest details that are meaningful to our customers.

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

Additional 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, color, 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. Apple is a drug-free workplace.