Backend Engineer

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200145663
The Core CI Services team builds the platform infrastructure foundation for the cloud based continuous integration system for Software Engineering at Apple. Our focus is building the platform that’s responsible for making it easy for engineers to build and test their software, despite the complexities that surround testing operating systems like iOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS. We’re looking for an engineer experienced with large scale distributed systems to help us build brand new services to empower our customers and solve the ever increasing challenges in their workflows. Many of our projects are still in an initial development phase so this is a rare opportunity to shape the future of testing at Apple and make a lasting difference on the products that Apple ships.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong focus on the customer and product
  • Experience with NoSQL and SQL databases (e.g. Cassandra, Postgres)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and desire to work directly with the customer
  • Experience with microservices architecture
  • Strong developer in Scala or other JVM language
  • Experience with Kafka or other event sourcing system


You will contribute to the technical design and implementation of critical systems in the continuous integration platform that will impact thousands of engineers and ultimately millions of Apple customers. This is a highly collaborative role that will require working with many different teams and internal customers in a fast paced environment. You will need to be self-motivated and able to work cross functionally to find the right solutions for our customers You will be part of an Agile team and take part in every aspect of the product, from planning to design to implementation and documentation

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science OR equivalent experience

Additional Requirements