Cloud Software Engineer - Big Data Platform

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200151362
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple’s Applied Machine Learning team has built systems for a number of large-scale data science applications. We work on many high-impact projects that serve various Apple lines of business. We use the latest in open source technology and as committers on some of these projects, we are pushing the envelope. Working with multiple lines of business, we manage many streams of Apple-scale data. We bring it all together and extract the value. We do all this with an exceptional group of software engineers, data scientists, SRE/devops engineers and managers.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in SRE/Devops
  • Extensive experience in managing the applications on AWS
  • Strong Experience in Infrastructure templating tools like CloudFormation, Terraform
  • Good Understanding of Data Security on Cloud based applications
  • Deep Understanding of Networking concepts on Cloud, like VPCs, Route 53, Security Groups, NLB/ALB on AWS
  • Experience in building CI/CD pipelines for large scale application on AWS
  • Strong background in transforming the applications into cloud native environments.
  • Good Understanding about AutoScaling on AWS
  • Experience in migrating & supporting the applications on Kubernetes
  • Deep understanding of Object Oriented Programming skills like Java.
  • Good programming skills in Unix & Python
  • Deep experience in CI-CD pipeline & tools like Maven, Jenkins etc.
  • Strong background in deployment management tools like Ansible, Salt, Chef & Puppet.
  • Good understanding on the release management.
  • Excellent analytical & problem solving skills


Join Apple's Applied Machine Learning Team, as a Senior Software Engineer, to build & support innovative software applications. Candidates should have strong background in setting up and supporting the infrastructure for large scale big data applications in public cloud like AWS. The main responsibilities for this position include: Build & Support CI/CD tools to port & manage applications on AWS & Kubernetes Ability to understand the application requirements (Performance, Security, Scalability etc.) and assess the right services/topology on AWS Deploy & Support applications onto Kubernetes based environments - On-prim K8s, AWS EKS. Build tools to monitor & alert the high performance and low latency applications on AWS Ability to troubleshoot application specific, core network, system & performance issues. Involvement in challenging and fast paced projects supporting Apple's business by delivering innovative solutions. The candidate is expected to be self-motivated, proactive, and a solution-oriented individual.

Education & Experience

BS in computer science with 7+ years or MS plus 5+ years experience or related experience.

Additional Requirements