Maps Content – Sr. Front-End Engineer

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


Posted: Jul 11, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114064597
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple is seeking an excellent Senior Front-End Software Engineer for the Maps Content team within the Internet Services group. At Apple great ideas come to life through its product and services. We are looking for a skilled, expert, and motivated Software Engineer to own the design and development of a web application used to process, analyze, and store datasets used in our maps database.

Key Qualifications

  • Developing web applications with a strong focus on visualization, design and usability.
  • Working independently and with designers to continually improve the application
  • Working with other developers on the team to deliver solid and tested products.
  • Make technical decisions as to the future structure and tools used by the team


- 5+ years of hands on front end development experience with web apps using HTML, CSS, Javascript and other industry standard frameworks - Extensive experience with React as front end framework, deep understanding of React.js, Redux, Sagas, and ES6 - Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack and NPM - Experience with CSS pre-processing frameworks (Sass, Less, Stylus) - Experience with unit testing libraries such as Mocha, Jest, Chai, Enzyme - Experience with data visualization frameworks such as D3 - Good understanding of asynchronous request handling (AJAX) and RESTful APIs - Experience with code versioning tools and process - Experience with automated build and deployment - Excellent analytical and problem solving skills - Strong communication skills and work closely with others. - Demonstrated ability to work on small, focused teams to complete critical milestones under pressure with tight deadlines. - We seek a self starter, visionary person with strong leadership capabilities. - Aware of the interplay between JavaScript and HTML & CSS, and can dynamically build, modify, and style element on a page with ease.

Education & Experience

- BS in CS or EE, or related field from a reputed university. - MS in CS or related field is a plus.

Additional Requirements

  • - Experience with ElasticSearch / SOLR
  • - Experience with GIS and related web frameworks such as Leaflet, OpenLayers or similar mapping frameworks
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.