Apple Cloud Sr. SW Engineer- Traffic

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


Role Number:200202808
There are jobs and then there are opportunities. Do you desire to be part of a phenomenal project at the very early stage? In this role you will join an extraordinary engineering team to help build a software Load Balancer platform to support the growing Apple Cloud environment. Apple is looking for senior software engineers who are passionate about building and operating a highly scalable, fault-tolerant and robust systems to support one of the largest infrastructures.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 5-10 years proven experience and hands-on development of scalable systems
  • Deep understanding of L4/L7 proxies like NGINX, Envoy or HAProxy.
  • Experience with network management systems, computer networking, and Software Defined Networking.
  • Experience in concurrency, realtime, multithread systems and synchronization.
  • Experience with Linux kernel development, IP/Ethernet Stack and application software development.
  • Proven foundation in architectural design, data structures and algorithms.
  • Deep knowledge of distributed systems design principles.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.


We are looking for experienced software engineers with a track record of building a large scale and secure products. Our deployment scale brings outstanding and fundamental challenges driving radical innovation in the space of large-scale system design, networking and security. As a part of this team, you will be responsible for designing , scaling and building the load balancing software platform. You will be part of a team of software engineers working on product development strategy, software architecture, design and code optimization. Our ideal candidate should drive the best design principles/rationals and ensure craftsmanship in the development process. Ideal candidate should lead projects from design concepts to development to production and establish standard methodologies for the process and tools. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programmes. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. APPLE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER THAT IS COMMITTED TO INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY. WE ALSO TAKE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION TO OFFER EMPLOYMENT AND ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO ALL APPLICANTS, INCLUDING MINORITIES, WOMEN, PROTECTED VETERANS, AND INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES. APPLE WILL NOT DISCRIMINATE OR RETALIATE AGAINST APPLICANTS WHO INQUIRE ABOUT, DISCLOSE, OR DISCUSS THEIR COMPENSATION OR THAT OF OTHER APPLICANTS.

Education & Experience

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE - MS in Computer Science, Information Technology, or EE, or BS with relevant industry experience

Additional Requirements