Media Software Engineer - Apple Vision Pro

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

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Role Number:200522589
Apple is where individual imaginations gather together, committing to the values that lead to great work. Every new product we build, service we create, or Apple Store experience we deliver is the result of us making each other’s ideas stronger. That happens because every one of us shares a belief that we can make something wonderful and share it with the world, changing lives for the better. It’s the diversity of our people and their thinking that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do. When we bring everybody in, we can do the best work of our lives. Here, you’ll do more than join something — you’ll add something. Apple Vision Pro is a revolutionary spatial computer that seamlessly blends digital content with your physical space. It will allow us to do the things we love in ways never before possible — all while staying connected to the people around us.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience with software development
  • Experience with image and video processing, video capture/playback, or media processing pipeline
  • Experience with media formats(HEVC, H264, JPEG, etc)
  • Experience with developing media SDKs, frameworks and customer facing APIs
  • Excellent programming skills and proficient with one of the programming languages: C/C++, Objective-C, and Swift
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical thinking skills
  • A strong focus on end user experience

Description

The Vision Products Group (VPG) is looking for a forward-thinking Software Engineer in the video industry to work on next generation media technologies. Apply your passion, knowledge and creativity to solve complex problems and architect software that powers exciting media experiences. As a member of our fast-paced group, you will have a unique opportunity to work with a fantastic team and create products that will delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every day. We are a team of media processing experts and specialists who are looking for a motivated individual to join our team and develop next generation media processing pipeline and framework for Apple Vision Pro! As a Media Software Engineer, your responsibilities include: -Design and develop media processing software frameworks and SDKs for Apple Vision Pro and new AR/VR products -Optimize media processing pipelines by minimizing utilization of critical hardware resources(GPU, CPU, memory, etc) -Analyze software issues, and develop fixes for software anomalies -Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams(software, hardware, algorithms and UX) to create ground breaking technologies and systems -Present results clearly and discuss design and implementation effectively

Education & Experience

-BS CS/EE or equivalent, higher degree is preferred

Additional Requirements

  • -Experience with hardware assisted acceleration, performance analysis and optimization is helpful
  • -Experience with file formats (mov, mp4), codecs (H.264/AVC, HEVC) and Video streaming (MPEG Dash/HLS) is a plus
  • -Experience with Computer Vision, AR/VR is a plus
  • -Experience with 3D rendering, 3D Graphics APIs or GPU compute is a plus

Pay & Benefits