Sr. Server Side Engineer - Data Engineering, News

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


Posted: Jul 18, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114067504
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The Apple News team is looking for a Sr. Server Side Engineer, Data Engineering who has a passion for building scalable services to enable an outstanding user experience that delight millions of users every day. You'll be responsible for building features and infrastructure for upcoming releases of the services.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • 5+ years experience developing in Java
  • Experience building scalable backend services on platforms like Hadoop and Mesos
  • Proficiency with large scale data processing technologies such as Spark, Cassandra, Solr, and Kafka
  • Experience building stable and scalable server-side systems using distributed processing algorithms
  • Experience building data pipelines and tools using Java
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills


Apple's News team is seeking a high-energy and self-driven Server Side Software Engineer who will play a central role in the delivery of scalable services. As a member of our dynamic group, you’ll have the extraordinary and rewarding opportunity to craft upcoming products that will delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every single day. Responsibilities • Design, develop and deploy systems and algorithms that process large data sets • Design and build stable and scalable production systems • Design and develop services using technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Mesos, Cassandra, and Solr • Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to deliver scalable, robust, and high-performance systems

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or Equivalent

Additional Requirements