Payments Software Engineer, Apple Pay

New York City, New York, United States
Software and Services


Role Number:200217079
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. You bring passion, and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple Pay Payments Engineering is the place to be if you are passionate about working on awesome technology that impacts our millions of users daily. As part of this team, you will have the opportunity to explore and contribute to a wide variety of interesting projects. We would love to hear from you if you're enthusiastic, highly motivated, and want to make an impact! Be a part of an innovative impactful team making a difference.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience as a software engineer with a strong Computer Science background
  • Knowledgeable or experienced in building highly scalable and performant RESTful web services
  • Proficiency in modern programming languages, preferably Java. Scala, Python, C++ or other JVM-based languages are acceptable.
  • Motivated, self-starter with strong problem-solving skills, ability to communicate thoughtfully and a keen eye for building great products
  • Knowledge of databases both SQL and NoSQL and entity relationship modeling
  • Experience building and leading projects for complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers at scale


This position is for a Software Engineer within the Apple Pay Payments Engineering team. You will be highly self-motivated and passionate about the challenges of building large scale systems and features used by hundreds of millions of users. You should be a collaborative teammate and have excellent communication and presentation skills. Job functions include: - Designing and developing highly reliable, scalable server platforms with attention to detail - Drive independently a project from inception to production deployment with a strong focus on performance and robustness - Follow our software development process including writing unit tests, perform code reviews etc. - Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly - Work effectively with cross-functional teams to develop features - Provide support for production deployments - Demonstrate ability to deliver results on time with high quality

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent, MS preferred.

Additional Requirements

  • Any of the following experience below is an advantage:
  • - Experience working in payments
  • - Experience in financial technology industry
  • - Public cloud platforms (AWS, GCP etc)
  • - Experience with Docker and Kubernetes