Corporate Functions, Information Systems & Technology, Early Career Development Program (ECDP) - Data Engineer for Infrastructure Software Team

Dallas, Texas, United States
Software and Services


Role Number:200227622
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The Infrastructure Services Software Development team is looking for a passionate, self-motivated and hard-working engineer to be part of a diverse, fast paced and high-energy team. We are seeking an experienced Data Engineer to build high quality, scalable and resilient distributed systems that power the analytics platform and data pipelines. You will be responsible for developing some of the key components of the platform, collaborate with cross-functional teams to bring together requirements and mentor junior members in the team. You will be contributing to key and innovative technology which supports major Apple applications, with all the scalability and high-availability requirements that entails! From Apple ID to the Apple website to our data centers around the globe, IS&T manages the massive systems and services that so many rely on. They also build the custom tools that empower our employees to solve problems on their own. And that means these engineers are free to do what engineers do best - explore all of technology’s possibilities.

Key Qualifications

  • Programming knowledge in at least one of the following areas: Server side development (Java), Web development (JavaScript, HTML, CSS3) or iOS development (Objective- C, Swift)
  • Excellent quantitative and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership experience
  • Related internship or job experience
  • Less than 12 months of full-time work experience in the role you are applying for
  • Bachelors degree in CS, CE, ECE, EECS, IS, IT and other related fields of study


In this role, you'll be helping build big data platform using a combination of integration framework and Big Data processing technologies. A strong understanding of distributed systems and strong experience in using open source framework to build applications is required. As a senior member of the team, you are encouraged to take ownership of individual platform components and help set the vision and architecture for it. In the process, you will identify the requirements of new features, and propose design and drive the solution. EARLY CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The IS&T Early Career Development Program (ECDP) is for people with less than 12 months of relevant experience in their position and provides employees with the opportunity to build community among themselves by attending educational and social events. Within IS&T, there are a variety of positions available across many different teams, ranging from special projects for new business initiatives to operations in a rapidly growing and dynamic setting. Examples of positions: Software Engineer: iOS, front-end, back-end, full-stack Engineering Project Manager DevOps Engineer Machine Learning Engineer Quality Engineer Database Engineer TEAMS THAT ARE HIRING INCLUDE: Online Store Engineering Worldwide Developer Relations Enterprise and Retail Networking Retail Engineering Collaboration and Productivity Global Business Intelligence SAP Global Systems

Education & Experience

Bachelors degree in CS, CE, ECE, EECS, IS, IT and other related fields of study

Additional Requirements