Senior DevOps Engineer

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


Posted: Oct 4, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114369814
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 Mobile Apps & Messaging Platforms team is looking for a talented Sr. DevOps Engineer with a background in large scale engineering support. You will enjoy using technology to automate solutions and optimize outcomes focusing on data/backend engineering, continuous integration and continuous deployment in a fast-changing world of software delivery.

Key Qualifications

  • - 5+ years experience in a Systems Engineering/DevOps role in a large scale environment required. Candidate will possess strong knowledge of Linux systems and internals.
  • - 3+ years experience with Docker, Ansible, Artifactory, Maven, Git and Jenkins
  • - Hands-on experience in engineering, DevOps, or as a software engineering staff member
  • - Strong programming and scripting fundamentals (Python/Bash/Ruby/Java)
  • - Passionate about Continuous Build, Integration, Test, and Delivery systems
  • - Modern web services architectures, cloud platforms such as AWS, EKS, ECS, GCE, GKE, Azure, ACS, AKS
  • - Source control management such as Git, SVN
  • - Container services(Docker/Kubernetes), UNIX system administration
  • - Splunk/Grafana or similar for investigating or monitoring problems on systems
  • - Release and management of NoSQL, Zookeeper, Nginx, Mesos, Jenkins, Artifactory
  • - In-depth knowledge of build/release systems and process
  • - Able to quickly learn new and existing technologies
  • - Strong attention to detail and excellent analytical capabilities
  • - Excellent oral and written English communication skills
  • - A desire to write tools and applications to automate work rather than do everything by hand
  • - We seek a self starter, visionary person with strong leadership capabilities.
  • - Exceptional communication skills, for collaborating across many participating teams.
  • - You will interact with many other group’s internal team to lead and deliver best-in-class products in an exciting fast-paced environment.
  • - Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. Will you join us in crafting solutions that do not yet exist?


The Mobile & Messaging Apps team is seeking a high-energy Sr. DevOps Engineer. As a member of our dynamic group, you’ll have the rare and rewarding opportunity to work on core, and new products that impact millions of Apple’s customers every day.

Education & Experience

MS/BS in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years of relevant work experience

Additional Requirements