Senior Software Engineer- Internal Tools

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200183982
The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple’s long-held passion for combining art and technology. These are the people who power the App Store, Apple TV, Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and Apple Books. And they do it on a massive scale, meeting Apple’s high expectations with high performance to deliver a huge variety of entertainment in over 35 languages to more than 150 countries. These engineers build secure, end-to-end solutions. They develop the custom software used to process all the creative work, the tools that providers use to deliver that media, all the server-side systems, and the APIs for many Apple services. Thanks to Apple’s unique integration of hardware, software, and services, engineers here partner to get behind a single unified vision. That vision always includes a deep commitment to strengthening Apple’s privacy policy, one of Apple’s core values. Although services are a bigger part of Apple’s business than ever before, these teams remain small, nimble, and cross-functional, offering greater exposure to the array of opportunities here.

Key Qualifications

  • Applied understanding of Unix system internals, client/server protocols, and database systems
  • Experience designing, building, and deploying applications written in one or more of the following languages: Javascript/Typescript, Golang, Java, or Python
  • Extensive knowledge of software design paradigms in large-scale, distributed systems Passion for presenting many sources of information in a simplified interface
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


The Apple Media Products team is looking for a motivated individual who has a passion for improving the software development cycle and delivering high-quality products to a diverse audience. As a Software Engineer for the Apple Media Products team, you will collaborate on change control processes, implement applications to support the changing processes, and monitor developer productivity metrics that you help to influence. You will also have the opportunity to deconstruct, analyze, and present numerous data streams for trend analysis. Your role is an integral component in ensuring the highest quality experience is delivered to Apple customers around the world. Design, implement, and deliver process and system improvements that span multiple teams and product categories Codify operational procedures in order to methodically deploy cloud-native solutions Create data analysis pipelines to expose trends in developer productivity Present simple, yet insightful interfaces to complex data streams Train new engineers, project managers, and QA teams on effective change management techniques Effectively communicate project status, known issues, and risk assessments to a large audience

Education & Experience

BS degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements