Sr. iOS Engineer, Apple Books

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

Summary

Posted: Jul 22, 2019
Role Number: 200071141
Be a part of the team that delivers a best in class reading and listening experience to millions of Apple users every day. Does crafting new features that bring together software, hardware and services for your users excite you? The Apple Books team is looking for a passionate engineer to help us bring the next generation of book and audiobook experiences to iOS, watchOS, macOS, tvOS and CarPlay.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong grasp of Swift and Objective-C design patterns
  • Experience with UIKit, CoreAnimation, and GCD
  • Strong ability to write performant and correct multi-threaded code
  • Talent for cleanly architecting UI features
  • Passion for quality and attention to detail
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • Superior ability to identify and resolve complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work cross-team
  • Inquisitive and highly-motivated self-starter

Description

At Apple we don’t just create products. We create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of our people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. As an engineer on the Apple Books team, your primary responsibility will be high-level UI development, but you'll often find yourself working at different levels of the stack in order to pull off challenging features. You should feel comfortable moving fluidly from network programming to framework and application development. You'll be maintaining and improving not just the Books app, but also its' supporting frameworks and system services. You'll also be responsible for debugging and delivering the best possible application performance and adopting the best testing practices to help you find and fix bugs early. As the face of the Apple Books app running on iOS, watchOS, macOS, and tvOS, every engineer on our team can have an enormous impact on the product we ship. To succeed here, you'll need above all to be passionate about building a reading and listening experience that is the best of its kind. We promote innovation and new technology to further improve our creative output. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. You will be part of building an extraordinary, next generation reading and listening experience. We're looking for a talented and passionate person to join our amazing team, if you feel this is you, we'd love to hear from you.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience developing apps or building frameworks or developing UI's will be considered.

Additional Requirements