Software Engineer, Video Workflow Engineering, Tools

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


Posted: Oct 26, 2018
Role Number: 200004267
The iTunes Video Workflow Engineering team is looking for a brilliant self-starter to join our team. iTunes is an increasingly vital and central component of Apple’s ecosystem, and continues to rely heavily on processing of video at ever more massive scale, at a level of quality unmatched in the industry. Join the team that is building Apple’s platform for video ingestion and processing, and participate in the innovation that will drive the next generation of video features at Apple.

Key Qualifications

  • In-depth experience with object-oriented programming and data modeling
  • Proficiency implementing and shipping applications in iOS / macOS
  • Experience with UI / UX design for complex and data driven applications
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • Strong written and oral communication skills


The iTunes Store is looking for a Software Engineer to provide new and enhanced tools in order to support its fast paced growth. Join our exciting team that is dedicated to providing the highest quality video products to our customers. Our team is responsible for the software that drives workflows for encoding all video content for the iTunes store, including movies, TV shows, music videos, and more. We are looking for a team player who is able to tackle problems under tight deadline constraints and deliver imaginative solutions. Responsibilities will include: Building tools and applications to support new video-related, customer-visible features across Apple’s ecosystem Optimization of existing tools and UI / UX to improve user productivity Creating internal tools to support video quality control To achieve this, the ideal candidate will have experience developing applications with complex UIs on iOS / macOS.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or EE, or relevant industry experience is required. MS in Computer Science or related technical field is desired.

Additional Requirements

  • At least 5-7 years of Objective C experience
  • Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop or other image editing software is a plus
  • Experience with video and audio formats, such as QuickTime, MPEG-4, and AAC is a plus