Software Development Engineer - Tool Integration

Shanghai, Shanghai, China


Role Number:200401406
The people here at Apple don't just build products - they build the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. It's the diversity of those people and their ideas that encourages the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. As a Software Development Engineer at Apple, you will be responsible for assisting in the design, development, testing and support of all the workflow and data collection systems built and maintained by the Battery Data Systems team. This includes features and workflows in the MES system, integration with a variety of tools, local and abroad, that feed data into the MES and other data collection systems, and design and development of new applications as needed.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years of software development experience, with focus on data collection and systems integration
  • Experience with automated data collection, visualization, workflow, and database applications
  • 5+ years experience in analyzing and reporting gathered data using a variety of sources, including writing direct database queries
  • 5+ years experience with Java, Python and databases (Oracle, MySQL preferred)
  • Proven record of supporting continuous improvement efforts with software deployments and training engineers how to become self-sufficient and improve processes
  • Experience successfully interacting and working with internal customers at multiple levels of responsibility in cross functional environment
  • Able to clearly explain technical issues, justify technical decisions, and write technical specification documents
  • Self-starter with innovation, integrity, strong work ethic and attention to details
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills


- Design, develop, test and maintain data collection and workflow systems maintained by the Battery Data Systems team, as well integrations and interactions of such systems, locally and abroad - Assist in all phases of software implementations, including requirements gathering, development, commissioning, documentation and user training - Coordinate development of scope with users and manage vendors to design, implement and deliver overall system integration solutions - Provide timely production support for MES custom and out of the box solutions, locally and abroad - Responsible for the change management process of the existing applications, ensuring standardization and version control - Responsible for working with the customers to understand data output requirements and provide reports as needed - Individual will also need to be capable of mentoring others on the suite of applications, in addition to performing projects execution tasks - Train engineers, operators, and technicians on the new systems

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science

Additional Requirements