System Software Developer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200273303
Power and Performance team is looking for an experienced software developer to join its team. You will be responsible for collecting cellular and other radio telemetry across all Apple products to drive power triage, analytics and optimizations. You will have the opportunity to work on the latest Apple products and build high quality, production software that would ship to billions of Apple customers!

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in developing production software (C, C++ or Obj C)
  • Proactive and self motivated with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to collaborate cross-functionally with different teams
  • Strong system level understanding and excellent debugging skills
  • Great foundation in software design and architecture
  • Good understanding of wireless communication and one or more of cellular protocols (GSM, WCDMA, CDMA, LTE, etc.)


We're looking for a motivated engineer with excellent programming, problem solving and communication skills, and solid cellular background. You will enable the continued innovation in identifying and collecting meaningful radio metrics to improve Apple products. You would also be responsible for using large data analytics to analyze cellular usage in the field to identify power improvement opportunities. You must be proactive to collect these metrics in an efficient manner while preserving user privacy. You would be challenged to implement cross platform software solutions that work across iOS and watchOS devices. Experience in building, shipping and maintaining system software is required. To be successful in this role, you must have a solid software engineering background coupled with good system understanding and ability to write production level code.

Education & Experience

B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent

Additional Requirements

  • Preferred skills and experience:
  • • Experience with development on Mobile systems
  • • Experience working with many cross-functional teams
  • • Good understanding of cellular protocol stack and networking concepts
  • • Good understanding of operating system concepts