iOS Software Engineer, Shortcuts

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200210071
Play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction. Contribute to a product that is redefining mobile computing. Build groundbreaking technology to provide intelligence around the apps you use every day. Work with the people who built: Shortcuts, Siri, and iOS's Proactive intelligence that helps millions of people get things done. Join the Shortcuts team at Apple. The Shortcuts team is looking for an iOS engineer passionate about building an extraordinary user experience that makes customers' lives easier. In this role, you'll be part of a small, hardworking, and motivated team that operates like a startup within Apple. You'll ship code that runs on the devices you use every day and powers products that are essential to the lives of millions of users.

Key Qualifications

  • Outstanding experience building applications in Objective-C or Swift
  • Knowledge of Apple’s development APIs (UIKit, Foundation, Core Animation)
  • Experience building complex and performant user interfaces with UIKit
  • Familiarity with essential tools (Xcode, lldb, Instruments)
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Strong API design knowledge


You will primarily be responsible for implementing new features within a small team that moves quickly. To succeed in this role, you must be a strong programmer and a creative problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment, working across teams and organizations. You love building an elegant user experience and are passionate about improving productivity on mobile devices. You enjoy learning new things and building life-changing applications. You are excited about developing new features, as well as maintaining existing code, fixing bugs, and contributing to overall system design. You care deeply about software architecture and writing code that is robust and maintainable for the future. You take the extra step to own your projects through instruments and fine-tune performance to deliver the best experience to users. You know it’s all in the details.

Education & Experience

BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.

Additional Requirements