Android Software Engineer - Apple TV App

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200551832
The Apple TV app team is looking for a proactive, hardworking and experienced senior android engineer to lead the development of fun new features, and to help build an application used by millions to watch and discover tv and sports. If you are product driven and you have an interest in TV/Sports, this is an ideal and outstanding opportunity for you. As an engineer on our team, you will design and architect a sophisticated application, interact with other Apple members in cross-platform features, supervise the work of less experienced developers, and build systems to be used by third party developers. You know development standard methodologies, are comfortable working in large code bases, can create tools and frameworks, and can balance multiple projects. We're a small but effective engineering team. With your strong attention to detail, you’ll be able to collaborate with the design and marketing teams, and find the best solutions to important problems, always having the user in mind. Be a part of an impactful, innovative team making a difference. We are looking forward to meeting you!


The Apple TV App team is responsible for delivering innovative TV and Sports features and manage the app on iOS, iPadOS, tvOS, visionOS, macOS, Windows, and Android platforms. Apple TV app also integrates with platform features to enrich the experience outside the app. We are seeking an energetic and self-driven software engineer who will play a central role in the development of future iterations of app and system integrations. You will work with talented engineers in a dynamic, technically demanding environment. As a member of our fast-paced group, you will have the outstanding and rewarding opportunity to be part of a strategic project that shapes existing and upcoming products that will delight and encourage millions of customers every day. Be ready to make something phenomenal when you come here. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. Join the team to build what’s next!

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with android application development in Java or Kotlin
  • Experience developing custom user interfaces with Jetpack Compose or Views and Fragments
  • Attention to detail and a proven track record of completing projects on time and within specification.
  • Experience with multithreaded code and asynchronous programming with coroutines
  • Familiarity with common android application design patterns like MVVM or MVC
  • Understanding of REST APIs and client-server architecture
  • Experience writing testable code and familiarity with unit testing frameworks like JUnit is preferred but not required
  • Some familiarity with Javascript is preferred but not required

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

- Bachelor’s degree in CS/CE/EE or a related technical field, or equivalent industry experience

Additional Requirements

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.