Senior Software Engineer - Backend Web Services

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200545842
Apple's Data Analytics team is looking for a motivated and driven web backend developer to join us in creating the future of our data analytics platform. We need a talented engineer on our small, tight knit team building services and applications to parse and understand data collected from Apple users around the world. Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there’s no telling what you could accomplish.

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience implementing web applications and APIs
  • Proficient with container-based orchestration (Kubernetes, EC2, Mesos, etc.)
  • Familiarity with public cloud platforms (e.g. AWS, GCP, or Azure)
  • Skilled in backend and REST API development/integration
  • Demonstrated commitment to CI/CD


We collect, analyze, and produce insights from diagnostic and usage data from Apple devices. Our data is used to improve products and services and inform the overall direction of Apple platforms. Our engineering responsibility spans device, data collection, compute, and query and visualization interfaces. As part of the Data Analytics team, you will similarly work cross-functionally to design, build, and iterate on data-driven APIs, services, and web applications. Collaborating with data scientists and engineers across Apple, you will capture and refine requirements, validate design decisions, and implement. This role has high visibility and impact within the Apple Software Engineering organization.

Education & Experience

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or relevant work experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Comfortable and adaptable in a dynamic/informal environment with shifting priorities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and dedicated with creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • plus: Big data query engine production experience (Impala, Presto/Trino, etc.)
  • plus: UX framework expertise (e.g React, Angular, Typescript, etc.)
  • plus: C++ proficiency

Pay & Benefits