Sr. DevOps Engineer - News

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200115955
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The Apple News team is looking for a hardworking Sr. DevOps Engineer with a background in large scale backend engineering support. You will enjoy using technology to automate solutions and optimize outcomes focusing on data engineering, continuous integration and continuous deployment in a fast-changing world of software delivery.

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrate proficiency in writing build and deployment automations
  • Know how in maintaining and debugging systems in Java runtime environment
  • Have a good grasp of Linux systems, networking and security
  • Have a thorough understanding of cloud based architectures
  • Experience managing source in git (GitHub ops, branching, merging, etc) a big plus
  • Experience in cluster management/orchestration software like Mesos, Aurora or Ansible is a big plus
  • Experience in CI build tools such as Gradle and Jenkins a plus
  • Experience implementing and administering logging, telemetry and monitoring tools like Splunk is a plus
  • Experience with tools such as Docker and Docker based deployments is a plus
  • Experience with Big Data / Data Science infrastructure (Hadoop, Spark, etc) is a plus


Apple's News team is seeking a high-energy Sr. DevOps Engineer. As a member of our dynamic group, you’ll have the rare and rewarding opportunity to craft upcoming products that will delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every day. Responsibilities: - Support and optimize our Java runtime environment build, delivery, and deployment pipeline - Communicate and/or address build, deployment and operational issues as they come up - Implement facilities to monitor all aspects of our pipeline - Automate build, deployment, and quality processes - Interact with, and support, a variety of different teams (engineering, quality, management, SRE, etc)

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or related field and 4+ years of relevant work experience

Additional Requirements