Software Manager, Home Investigations

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200121829
Apple Home Technologies is looking for a forward-thinking Software Manager to lead an exploration and investigation team. This team will be exploring future home products, new sensors and user experiences that will delight, inspire and empower millions of people. Opportunity to work closely with a diverse group of Hardware, Software and Design teams at Apple. Ability to develop and evolve new concepts, build prototypes and undertake research projects that can lead to future products and technologies for the Smart Home.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in applied research
  • Proven record leading teams to design, develop, and ship features/products to consumers
  • Broad interest in activities, spanning from early prototyping to shipping finished features
  • Experience developing algorithms for a variety of sensors such as camera, microphones, motion sensors, etc and multimodal computation
  • Effective at collaborating with other disciplines including Design, Hardware, Software, and Quality Assurance
  • Knowledge in developing Machine Learning algorithms and infrastructure
  • Fundamental knowledge of software engineering technologies, methodologies and practices
  • Demonstrated technical leadership of exploratory projects
  • 2+ years of management or leadership
  • You have excellent judgment and integrity with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
  • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude
  • Strong written and oral communication skills


Opportunity to lead a creative and diverse team charged with exploring a nascent and rapidly evolving domain. You will need to be comfortable with uncertain requirements and shifting dependencies. You will be researching and developing new technologies and methods to enable delightful user experiences. Along the way, you'll also help us evolve a culture around a hardworking and complementary team that will span a broad range of technology categories. The ideal candidate needs to think big picture about the opportunities; be capable of critical thinking; strategize methods to figure out feasibility of ideas and technologies; and champion ideas with multidisciplinary teams. He/she should be comfortable working in a dynamic and creative environment.

Education & Experience

MS / PhD in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements