GBI Software Engineer (Data Apps & Frontend)

Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Software and Services


Role Number:200515268
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — we craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that supports 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. At Apple, extraordinary ideas have a way of becoming excellent products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple's Global Business Intelligence team is seeking a Software Engineer to work on building and scaling best in class data and reporting apps presenting metrics & performance indicators with the least latency and outstanding user experience. We are looking for a team member who will be able think outside of the box and should have real passion for building highly scalable data apps with end users in focus. You will engage directly with key business partners to understand the business strategies and solution needs. You will drive and lead functional & technical discussions with development teams and expected to design and own end to end applications.. You will enjoy the benefits of working in a fast growing business where you are inspired to "Think Different" and where your efforts play a key role in the success of Apple's business.


We engineer high-quality, scalable and resilient distributed systems on cloud that power data exploration, analytics, reporting and production models. Our core systems are diverse and come with an unusual intersection of high data volumes with systems distributed across cloud and on-premise infrastructure. On our team you will build solutions that integrate open source software with Appleʼs internal ecosystem. You will drive development of new components and features from concept to release: design, build, test, and ship at a regular cadence. You will work closely with internal customers to understand their requirements and workflows, and propose new features and ecosystem changes to streamline their experience of using the solutions on our platform. This is a true software engineering role, where a large part of an engineer's time is spent in writing code and designing/developing applications on cloud, with the remainder being spent on tuning and debugging codebase, supporting production applications and supporting our application end-users. This role requires in-depth knowledge of brand-new technologies and cloud data platforms with the skills too independently learn new technologies and contribute to the success of various initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in application development with an in-depth understanding of data structures and algorithm
  • Experience developing applications in Python, Java, or NodeJS
  • Working knowledge of message queues like Kafka or Rabbit
  • Hands-on knowledge of Spark cluster-computing framework & Kubernetes or similar containerisation technologies.
  • Experience in Enterprise-ready Cloud Data-Warehousing platforms like Snowflake is highly valued.
  • Strong experience with relational databases and NoSQL databases
  • Strong hands-on experience in designing and development of cloud-based applications that include large scale compute services, database services, APIs to design RESTful services, ETL, queues and notification services
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of development processes and agile methodologies, fundamentals of object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, etc.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Secure and skilled at working in tandem with a team of engineers, or alone as required.
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking with solid ability to evaluate and apply new technologies in a short time

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience • 5+ years building enterprise level applications on large-scale distributed systems

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.
  • We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.