Maps Evaluations Data Software Engineer

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200174925
Apple Maps Evaluation team is looking for experienced Data Engineer to join our Metrics Engineering team. We work closely with Data Scientists, Program Managers and Product Analysts to measure and improve Apple Maps user experience. Data Engineers at Apple Maps work with some of the most unique and interesting data sets in the world including: geospatial data, GPS probe data, search logs, real time traffic data, human judgements and A/B experiments data. Our work spans the entire data ecosystem: metrics design, instrumentation, data set design, data quality checks, batch and real time applications, and reporting. You will be contributing to a large scale data platform and providing end-to-end analytics solutions to transform rich data at Apple scale into actionable insights. Your data sets will help us determine successful A/B tests, monitor product launches and understand product usage and quality in detail. The insights from your data directly impact millions of Apple customers world wide. We are looking for Data Engineers who love to build end to end analytics solutions for their customers and can produce high quality data artifacts at scale. The ideal candidate has experience implementing extendable frameworks on top of Spark and understands the inner workings of Spark execution.

Key Qualifications

  • Passion for building trustworthy, reliable, stable and fast data products that serve customer needs
  • 4+ years of experience in data warehousing and ETL
  • 4+ years of experience in working with large data sets and dimensional data modeling
  • Deep experience with schema design and dimensional modeling
  • Experience with data processing using Spark, Hadoop, MapReduce and SparkSQL
  • Experience with SQL statements
  • Experience with real time data processing using Kafka and Storm or Spark Streaming
  • Experience with Java or Scala and Python
  • Ability to manage and communicate data warehouse plans and requirements


- Design, build and launch efficient and reliable data pipelines - Design data models for optimal storage and retrieval - Design and develop new data processing systems to enable quick and easy consumption and augmentation of data - Partner with Program, Data Science and Engineering -teams to understand Apple Maps data needs - Manage data warehouse plans for your area of responsibility - Build data expertise and develop methods to monitor data quality - Define and manage SLA for data sets in your area of responsibility - Partner with Data Platform Engineers to triage iss ues and drive them to resolution

Education & Experience

- B.S or advanced degree in Computer Science or related field - Experience with Druid - Experience with Hive query language - Experience in building algorithmic data quality checks

Additional Requirements