Sr. Data Engineer

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

Summary

Posted: Jun 17, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200068165
We are seeking an energetic and self-driven software engineer to help design, implement, and deliver our data platform and pipelines for Health research and development. As a member of our fast-paced group in Apple Health, you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape the systems that allow our products to delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every day.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • Excellent programming skills in at least one of Scala, Java, or Python
  • Experience with Spark
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas clearly within the team
  • Experience with ETL, data warehousing environments helpful but not required

Description

Apple's Health team is seeking a Software Engineer to build out our data pipelines. We believe researchers and data scientists should be able to focus on the hardest problems from our sensors to healthcare: to enable this, the platform we are building enables high performance computing, while maintaining the highest degree of security and privacy. You will be building on top of existing secure environments, which provide the underlying infrastructure; but your work will directly influence its evolution. In addition to using technical knowledge to drive features and improvements, you must be comfortable with rapidly evolving requirements, and have excellent interpersonal skills. Success depends on working with cross-functional teams. Responsibilities: Build software to enable data scientists, researchers to produce performant, robust, and reproducible analyses, models, and data products. Work with cross functional teams to better capture requirements. Participate in architecture and code reviews. Maintain relentless focus on performance, usability, security & quality.

Education & Experience

MS in Computer Science (or equivalent experience) preferred. BS degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.

Additional Requirements