AR/VR Camera Software Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200456694
The Technology Development Group at Apple is actively looking for a highly motivated Software Engineer to contribute and build Apple’s future technologies in Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) space. The successful candidate will demonstrate deep knowledge of Camera software stack ranging from ISP firmware, kernel drivers to user-space application. Candidate is expected to be proficient in operating systems concepts, software development, embedded firmware development and C/C++ programming. Role entails designing and developing real-time software stack for Apple's revolutionary AR/VR roadmap. Our team builds technology that defines industry standards, and therefore we seek people who thrive to innovate. Tenacity and the passion to learn are skills we value on our team, and if you want to impact millions of customers by working on the most advanced technology solutions, we want to talk to you.

Key Qualifications

  • Hands on experience developing Camera software stack
  • Comfortable working close to hardware
  • Experience in developing kernel drivers, embedded firmware, system frameworks, user-space daemons, etc
  • In-depth knowledge of C/C++
  • Ability to work under tight schedule and deliver on time
  • Excellent analytical, programming and debugging skills
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment and can clearly communicate while confidently driving multiple projects across many teams
  • Obsessively passionate and inquisitive, and seek to solve everyday problems in innovative ways
  • Laser-focused on the smallest details that are meaningful to our customers
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills


As an AR/VR Embedded Software Engineer in Technology Development Group at Apple, you will engage in designing, prototyping and developing real time software stack. In this role, you will contribute to the following: Design and develop Camera software stack powering Apple's AR/VR technology Work cross-functionally with multiple teams at Apple, drive requirements and deliver the end solution Understand the end customer use-case, design and develop software solutions to ensure its tailored to enable required experiences Develop early prototyping software solutions in simulation/emulation environment Deliver shipping quality software solutions Analyze and optimize the code to ensure its efficient with respect to cpu, memory, power and performance Debug hard to reproduce issues

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent experience/skills.

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits