Sr. AR/VR Framework Engineer

Boulder, Colorado, United States


Role Number:200010156
Are you ready to explore a new technology and product space with a talented and collaborative team? Apple's Technology Development Group is seeking a senior software engineer with experience shipping iOS frameworks. This team is building the core foundational platform for some of Apple's most advanced technologies including the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) support offered in ARKit and Metal. As a member of our creative organization, you will have a uniquely rewarding opportunity to craft future products that will delight and inspire millions of people every day.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience shipping iOS frameworks
  • Proficient in Objective-C
  • Proficient in SceneKit
  • Proficient with 3D mathematics (linear algebra, trigonometry, geometry)
  • Ability to write scalable, testable and maintainable code
  • Excellent software design, problem solving and debugging skills
  • Solid fundamental knowledge of software engineering techniques, methodologies and best practices


As a member of our fast-paced group you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to work with a dynamic and talented team. We are looking for a talented engineer to lead the development of a major new framework feature. The successful candidate should be team-oriented, driven by innovation and possess the versatility to design and develop high-performance 3D frameworks in a rapidly evolving domain.

Education & Experience

MS in Computer Science or equivalent Minimum of 3 years industry experience

Additional Requirements

  • Game development experience is nice to have
  • Experience working with ARKit is nice to have
  • Metal API experience is nice to have
  • Swift experience is nice to have
  • Experience leading the development of a framework
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve multithreading issues
  • Proficient in OOP and software design patterns
  • Good knowledge of data structures and established algorithms
  • Ability to work closely with application developers to iterate on and improve frameworks
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Expert knowledge of at least 1 source control tool (e.g. GIT, SVN)
  • Good understanding of various SDLC methodologies
  • Open to creative feedback, and bringing creative solutions to the table
  • Highly organized and motivated with a deep desire to prove themselves within a company of talented individuals
  • Self-motivated, creative and optimistic problem solver