Software Engineer - iCloud Mail

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Not Available


Posted: Oct 18, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114377934
Imagine what we 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 we could accomplish. Can you put a spin of new technology on any system? Are you passionate about making communication precise for billions of people every single day? If so, join Apple's iCloud team as a Software Engineer to design and build next generation email messaging services. You will be indispensable in crafting new systems architecture and technical direction, as well as the future of existing system and services. You will also work closely with multi-functional teams to effectively drive the complex interdependencies inherent in the project.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of IMAP and SMTP email protocols, MIME, Solr, and NoSQL databases is a plus.
  • Experience in C, C++, and Java server development.
  • Scripting language experience in bash, python, and/or perl.
  • Experience writing REST based services.
  • Expert knowledge with Splunk querying and reporting.
  • Experience leading and working with off-shore teams.


Consider joining a small team writing the software which forms the foundation for some of our most exciting products and services. We are looking for a deeply capable engineer who has a strong background in web services development, and who has built high-performance, scalable and extensible systems. In this highly visible position, you will collaborate with multi-functional engineering teams to define and implement some of the core backend platform frameworks and systems that will power a new generation Apple web services. In this role, you will: Leverage your knowledge of Splunk to do advanced analysis and reporting on mail server system integrity and performance. Maintain, enhance, and monitor user account migration utilities to ensure a successful transition to our next generation service. Detect, analyze, and remediate software and configuration issues and bugs. Serve as the team-lead for off-shore developers, delegating tasks and monitoring progress on Sprint deliverables. Take on additional duties and responsibilities as new systems and services are developed.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science,Mathematics, or EE is required

Additional Requirements