Application Security Engineer - Xcode Cloud

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 37.5
Role Number:200252187
We are looking for a software engineer with a security mindset, or a security expert with strong software development skills to join our security engineering efforts for Xcode Cloud. In this role you will be responsible for implementing key security features within the product, and collaborating closely with multiple product teams to ensure security best practices are being followed. Security is a central feature of an upcoming product and this is a key role to ensure product success.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong background in distributed systems security
  • Successful track record of designing and implementing encryption-related technologies
  • Knowledge of security frameworks, encryption standards, coding practices, tools, and exploits
  • Fluent in a strongly typed or functional programming language like Swift, Go, Kotlin or similar
  • Awareness of the established and emerging security threats for application design


The Xcode Cloud team is seeking a creative and highly motivated, security focused application engineer to ensure that the future of Xcode Cloud is secure at every level of the stack. You’ll join an ambitious, visionary, and openly collaborative group of engineers responsible for building new features and services that power Xcode Cloud. We are passionate about building industry-leading developer tools. The security of these tools is the underpinning for a large ecosystem of apps, and the security of our systems is central to everything we do. To that end, our security engineers are embedded in the product engineering team, and help drive application security (design, encryption standards, protocols and detection) in particular. The ideal candidate will be keen to write critical security-related services, collaborate with other engineers on security related topics including API and code reviews, as well as participate in security planning with specialist teams involved in various aspects of security. You will be part of a focused team building Xcode Cloud, but will also work closely with the other cross-functional organizations within Apple. Here you’ll find that we: • Have a wide range of experience, from new engineers to Apple veterans. • Provide a peaceful work environment where you can choose when to socialize and when to close find your own space and focus. • Have an encouraging and growth-focused workplace culture! • Encourage you to use accrued vacation time and maintain a healthy work-life balance. • Offer excellent benefits!

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience in the following areas are nice to have, but not required:
  • • Crafting and delivering polished project proposals in a variety of communication settings and styles
  • • History of building constructive and effective interpersonal relationships with cross-functional teams
  • • DevOps tools, processes, and culture
  • • Implementing large-scale security solutions and integrations