Platform Privacy Manager

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200447649
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job, and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple delivers great features and great privacy to our users. The Platform Privacy team designs and ships innovative features within our products to continue to strengthen privacy and deliver a great user experience. This work involves working across the organization, and across the stack, from operating system internals to user interface. Your efforts will impact software platforms touching millions of our customers and developers worldwide. Imagine what you could do here!

Key Qualifications

  • Passion for user privacy
  • 3+ years practical experience in managing software engineering and client development teams
  • Ability to solve complex problems independently
  • Strong collaboration, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in Objective-C, Swift, or another C-based language
  • Experience with developing software for Apple’s platforms
  • Familiarity with lower-level iOS and macOS frameworks, like XPC
  • Strong background in data structures and system architecture


As a Platform Privacy Manager, you’ll work to create user-facing features that improve privacy in platforms such as iOS and macOS. You’ll work at the framework level to enable to functionality, design to drive adoption of the features, and work cross functionally with teams from the kernel to the App Store. You’ll tackle novel problems often, and be responsible for multiple projects up and down the stack. You’ll also frequently research, experiment, and test your way to new solutions. Successful candidates will be skilled engineers who are passionate about privacy, can work through challenging problems independently, and don’t mind context switching between projects. The ability to learn and grow quickly is very valued in this position. You will be touching new systems each week, pitching new ideas, and actively working on the future of privacy at Apple.

Education & Experience

BA/BS Computer Science or equivalent professional experience

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits