Senior Security DevOps Engineer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200481261
Software is often referred to as the “soul” of Apple’s products. In this position you will play a critical role in ensuring the security of the systems and infrastructure used to manage, build, and distribute, Apple’s software. You will be responsible for the rollout and operation of critical security services, development of new detections across our software stack, and assisting engineers implement changes to their software components that improve their security posture. You will need to think strategically, work cross-functionally, and help foster an environment of deep collaboration and accountability towards the success of Apple’s software.


We’re looking for an exceptional candidate with a proven track record in making a difference in the projects under their purview. Deep experience in security operations, detection & response, and strategic long-term risk assessment. The candidate must uphold Apple’s values, instilling a sense of accountability across the team, and its 24x7 operation. Passion for security and operational excellency is required. In addition to solid technical skills, candidates must also have: - Strong interpersonal and communication skills - Be a self-starters with a strong sense of personal responsibility and ownership - Comfortable with unknowns and have a learning mindset - Ability to mentor engineers

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in security engineering and operations
  • Naturally accountable, responsible, self-motivated and self-sufficient
  • Experience developing dataflow diagrams for mission critical systems
  • Proven ability to bring security solutions to production and operate them in cloud environments
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate incident response in mission critical systems
  • Ability to work and influence across teams and organizations

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

- BS/MS in Computer Science or related field - 5+ years in Software Engineering roles

Additional Requirements

  • - Experience with distributed systems
  • - Experience scripting with Python, Bash, Ruby, etc
  • - Understanding of modern pen-test best practices

Pay & Benefits

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.