Senior Software Engineer, Live Video

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services


Posted: Oct 25, 2018
Role Number: 113971944
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The Video Applications group develops leading media creation apps including Memories, Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, Motion, and Clips. We are seeking an experienced and talented software engineer to join our team to help design & develop exciting new features for these applications.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Strong programming skills using Swift or Objective C.
  • Solid understanding of low latency video streaming formats/protocols such as RTP, RTSP, RTMP, and WebRTC.
  • Domain experience in audio/video compression/decompression for streaming
  • Mobile capture and playback experience for streaming video is required


This is an extraordinary opportunity to apply your knowledge and experiences in video application development to innovative on media creation products that reach millions of users. Do you have in-depth experience in video editing, compositing, compression, and broadcasting technologies? If so we want you to join us and work within our small specialized team of engineers to incorporate the latest hardware and software technologies from Apple and the video industry. You will design solutions that focus on user needs and deliver on Apple’s legendary user experience. You will work in a collaborative environment and you will adopt software methodologies and practices to deliver software of the highest quality. You will go beyond industry norm and demonstrate creativity in problem solving, think dynamically outside of standard convention, and adapt quickly to new technical environments. We promote innovation to improve our product performance and stay deeply focused on delighting our users.

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Sciences or Masters degree in Computer Science or related field.

Additional Requirements