Video Processing Engineer

San Diego, California, United States


Role Number:200294888
Imagine the impact you can make. A billion users will use the technologies you helped build almost daily. At Apple, you will have the opportunity to work on products that are always leaders in the industry and occasionally, change the world! The Video Engineering group at Apple is responsible for developing image/video core technologies used in almost all Apple products and services. In this role, you will develop frameworks for image and video compression/processing, implementing features for HDR playback on iPhone/iPad/Mac /AppleTV for applications like AppleTV+, Netflix, Amazon Prime, YouTube, Hulu, Disney+ and HBOMax. As an embedded software engineer, you will work on the video/image subsystem, including new video compression/processing feature development, performance, and power optimization. The ideal candidate would be an extraordinary teammate and have a proven track record of development for large volume product shipment.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with Video Processing and GPU programming
  • Experience with HDR pipeline and Color Science a huge plus
  • Excellent software design, problem solving and debugging skills
  • Validated programming skills and C/C++ coding abilities
  • Experience in embedded real time multitasking software system
  • Minimum of 3 years direct related experience in software development
  • Good written and oral interpersonal skills


You will focus on bringing up new HW platforms as well as working on the roadmap for future projects. You will help developing video software features in collaboration with multiple teams and fix the related bugs. You will also work on prototyping features for future products and design, improve and maintain the software infrastructure across multiple platforms and write and improve new testing tools. Multi-functional collaboration is key to this role along with strong team spirit.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related majors

Additional Requirements

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