Sr Audio Drivers Engineer

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


Posted: Nov 27, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200013167
Apples products and platforms enrich the lives of millions of people and have changed the way we do business on a planetary scale. Apples success depends on the innovations of its incredibly talented engineering and design group. Apple’s IMG Audio group is responsible for all aspects of audio and is seeking a Senior Audio Driver Engineer directly responsible for the development of all aspects of audio drivers. Your dedication to cross-disciplinary collaboration will help develop groundbreaking technologies in iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS platforms. The candidate will work with the Audio Design & Engineering Team, innovating in small groups with high initiative. The candidate will be asked to make significant engineering contributions to industry-leading hardware products.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent programming skills and knowledge of C/C++ and OOP
  • Experience with driver or operating system development
  • Good understanding of multi-core embedded HW System and RTOS.
  • Good understanding of computer architecture.
  • Should be familiar with compilers, linkers, and source code management utilities.
  • Able to review hardware engineering schematics
  • An interest in audio and improving audio on Mac and iOS platforms
  • Highly motivated and self-directed, quick learner.


Candidate will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of project-based audio driver design and software development. • Design and implement audio drivers • Driver bring up on new codecs • Kernel level debugging • Participate in audio hardware design reviews • Debug prototype software and hardware • Participate in medium and large scale software engineering processes • Create and maintain engineering documentation

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science or Equivalent.

Additional Requirements