iOS Software Manager - SpringBoard Lock Screen

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


Posted: Aug 29, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200069395
The iPhone revolutionized how people live, communicate, and connect. Come help transform the face of Apple products used every day on well over a billion devices. We are looking for a creative, customer-focused, technical manager to drive the iOS Lock Screen experience. Our team (iOS System UI) is responsible for a significant portion of the iOS system experience including the lock screen, home screen, multitasking, notifications, and control center. Come work with a fantastic team of engineers, world-class designers, and an incredibly strong set of peers to deliver the best mobile experience on the planet.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience managing an engineering team
  • Incredibly open-minded with strong collaboration skills
  • Seriously, not kidding about this, you will be collaborating extensively with peer teams, designers, teams across Apple, and senior leaders
  • Charismatic leader capable of inspiring your team and others to action
  • Architectural experience
  • Familiar with the challenges of working in large codebases
  • Versed in modern software development methodologies
  • Analytical and proactive mindset
  • Incredibly open-minded with strong collaboration skills
  • You probably should have written some Objective-C at some point


We are looking for someone passionate about taking iOS to the next level. Make no mistake; this job has challenges. You will lead the team responsible for the face of the most popular software platform to ever exist. If you’re not *exceedingly* passionate about building the best mobile experience, this role probably is not the right match for you. Our team is here to make a difference. To “put a ding in the universe,” and that’s not easy. You’ll be expected to push the envelope, to challenge your engineers, peers, manager, and various senior leaders to push things forward and lead by example. You’ll have a voice in the room as critical decisions are made that will affect, impact, and improve the day-to-day lives of countless individuals. If this job sounds intriguing and you want to contribute to the iOS lock screen experience that will impact the world we want to hear from you, sooner rather than later!

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Additional Requirements