OS Build Engineer

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


Posted: Apr 23, 2019
Role Number: 114028186
The Build and Release Engineering team within Apple's SWE Programs organization is looking for an extraordinary Build Engineer to work on state-of-the-art​ operating system technology for iOS and macOS. Working with core technologies, you will provide a key function to the success of Apple's consumer products. We are looking for a highly motivated, efficient and skilled individual to work across several multi-functional teams. Our environment champions growth, autonomy, and innovation.

Key Qualifications

  • iOS, macOS, or UNIX development experience
  • Knowledge of Operating System and compiler concepts
  • Software development and build engineering experience
  • Scripting skills (Perl, Python, Ruby, etc.)
  • Troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Working with OS development teams to configure project code bases Performing software builds and bring up of the latest iOS and macOS software releases Troubleshooting and resolving complex build failures and integration issues Maintaining and integrating automation tools Automation development including parallel and distributed builds, build optimizations, and process changes Working in multi-functional teams across Apple to ship consumer products Installing and living on the newest software releases

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements