Embedded Controls Software Engineer

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


Role Number:200213134
At Apple ISG (Intelligent Systems Group) we develop groundbreaking devices with complex software, sensors and hardware. You will play a key role in crafting and developing the software for those devices, and your mentorship from a software perspective will be important to the systems design overall. You should be an authority in developing complex software for iOS and other platforms, from sophisticated algorithms processing sensor data to user interfaces. Join Apple and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • Outstanding proficiency in C on resource-constrained embedded platforms
  • Experience with Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS)
  • Working knowledge of standard hardware protocols (e.g. I2C, SPI, UART)
  • Experience with networking, concurrency, and distributed systems
  • Proficiency reading hardware specifications and schematics
  • Knowledge of operating systems concepts.
  • Proficiency debugging embedded software systems: familiarity with JTAG, oscilloscopes, etc.
  • Experience in motor controls and robotic actuators is beneficial
  • Experience with iOS, objective-C or swift is desirable.
  • Experience with model-driven architecture and formal verification is desirable


The ideal candidate will have at least 2+ years of real time embedded software development experience (design and implementation)

Education & Experience

Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience.

Additional Requirements