Car Experience Development and Tools Engineer

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200183035
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. Multifaceted, hardworking people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple product. Do you love working on challenges that no one has solved yet? As a member of our dynamic group, you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to craft upcoming products that will delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every single day. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there’s no telling what you could accomplish. As a Development and Tools Engineer, you will be part of the Car Experience Systems Engineering team that defines and supports the development and adoption of how iPhone and vehicles communicate, enabling the user experiences used and loved by our customers every day the world over. You will support the development and testing of new and existing automotive iOS features by crafting reference designs, designing test and simulation tools, and communicating with automotive partners to support their integration efforts.

Key Qualifications

  • Understanding of embedded system architectures.
  • Experience with OpenGL
  • Experience with object-oriented programming and design.
  • Experience with Unix/Linux.
  • Experience in understanding design requirements to build test and validation tools
  • Experience with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and networking technologies; video/graphics, audio processing, and cryptography preferred
  • Experience developing interfaces used for automated tests preferred
  • Experience with iOS/macOS platforms preferred but not essential
  • Awareness of user interface authoring tools beneficial


Apple’s Car Experience engineering group is looking for hardworking engineers to build high quality automotive system simulation tools. This role requires strong software engineering skills and a proven appreciation of how great user experiences require deep technical thought and consideration. You will need excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to work in a diverse group. You will work closely with multi-functional teams, with an ability to multitask, prioritize and follow through.

Education & Experience

Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering or similar.

Additional Requirements