Malware Reverse Engineer

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


Role Number:200194363
Why Apple? We live in a device driven world where knowledge of the world around us is needed. We rely on this knowledge to get around, to learn about our environment and to enable spectacular new features for custom applications. Apple is meeting those needs as robustly and as creatively as possible and is interested in people who want to help meet that commitment. The success we are striving for will be the result of very skilled people working in an environment which cultivates creativity, partnership, and thinking of old problems in new ways. If that sounds like the kind of environment that you find intriguing, then let's talk. You will join a team that passionately about security and protects Apple users from all manner of emerging threats. We are focused on working with and building tools to discover, analyze, and action malware. You'll protect the gamet of what Apple offers, including iOS and macOS.

Key Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with industry standard reverse engineering tools, such as IDA Pro, Binary Ninja, or Radare2
  • Ability to track and manage numerous parallel activities
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Reverse engineering experience on multiple platforms
  • Passion for product quality and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills, particularly written communication


Triaging and analyzing malware threats Creating actions to counter malware on customer devices Work with other teams to develop novel solutions to problems Provide guidance to engineering teams regarding mitigations to emerging threats Work closely with project management to drive issues to closure

Education & Experience

MS/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements