Software Engineer, Apple Media Products

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


Posted: Nov 6, 2018
Role Number: 200009030
Are you interested in shaping next generation Application and Infrastructure architecture? AMP Delivery Engineering; mission is to improve every Engineer’s life at Apple Media Products through building innovative and state of the art tools that span wide spectrum in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). If you are a smart software engineer who loves working on lower level infrastructure and are passionate about building innovative tools, AMP Delivery Engineering is looking for you. Apple, Inc is looking for a highly motivated individual contributor to join the Delivery Engineering team. You will be a key part of shaping the future architecture of iTunes services.

Key Qualifications

  • Overall 4+ years of experience in software development.
  • A strong foundation in Computer Science fundamentals such as data structures and algorithms is required.
  • Several years of experience in any of the programming languages such as Java, Scala, Ruby, Python or Perl
  • Demonstrated experience architecting, developing and deploying internet-scale, distributed and mission critical services is required.
  • Strong software and system design skills are required.
  • Strong experience with improving Software Development Lifecycle and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Deep expertise in software testing frameworks, Chaos Engineering efforts
  • Some experience with large-scale datacenter application deployments including monitoring and capacity planning.
  • Hands on experience with Build & Deploy technologies such as Maven, Gradle, Jenkins, Artifactory/Nexus, GIT, Puppet/Chef and exposure to UNIX based system administration experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams.
  • A desire to work in a fast-paced and challenging work environment.


We are looking for a self-starting, energetic individual with very strong software development experience with emphasis on Productivity tools development and DevOps chops. The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of experience in working on internet-scale services. As part of the iTunes engineering team, your responsibilities include working closely with other engineering team members, Build team, QA engineers, and site reliability engineers. The selected candidate should not be afraid to question assumptions and should possess excellent verbal, written and communication skills. You will need to have both the technical chops and the communication skills to articulate your ideas as well as influence others. iTunes Infrastructure Engineers are team members of an agile development process. They are responsible for the design and implementation of applications’ build, release, deployment, configuration activities as well as tools and framework development. Other responsibilities include working with internal business partners to gather requirements, prototyping, architecting, implementing/updating solutions, building and executing test plans, performing quality reviews, managing operations, and triaging and fixing operational issues. iTunes Engineers must be able to adjust to constant business change; common types of changes include new requirements, evolving goals and strategies, and emerging technologies. iTunes Engineers require the ability to interact, develop, engineer, and communicate collaboratively at the highest technical levels with clients, vendors, partners, and all levels of staff.

Education & Experience

Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or relevant industry experience preferred

Additional Requirements