Senior Software Engineer

United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200374170
Imagine what you could do here. 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 is looking for a talented, self-motivated software engineer to contribute to the software that runs our CDN control plane. *This role can also be based in Denver, CO

Key Qualifications

  • Strong software development skills in Golang, including unit testing, and source control systems (Git)
  • Experience building expansive, production-grade software projects
  • Knowledge of HTTP, content routing, and caching systems
  • Some experience with end-to-end testing systems; CI systems at a minimum (Jenkins, etc)
  • Large-system, or distributed systems, production troubleshooting skills is a plus
  • Superb communication skills, with experience working across remote teams
  • Proven ability to think criticality and quickly learn new technologies
  • An exceptional team player, with a deep passion for improving the customer experience


The Edge Services team is looking for a software engineer to join a small team focused on improving the software that is the brains behind the configuration in our CDN. You will be designing and implementing software tools that convert our business rules into the magic that makes our CDN go. In addition, your software will help us reimagine what we know about reliability and complex distributed systems. You will channel your creative energies to solve some of the industry’s most exciting challenges! To succeed in this role, you must be a strong developer who thrives in a fast-paced environment, working across teams and organizations. You love building system software, solving what is sometimes thought to be impossible problems, and you have a deep passion for the customer experience. You will go beyond the industry norm and demonstrate creativity in problem solving, ability to think dynamically, and adapt quickly to new technical areas.

Education & Experience

Normally requires a BS degree in Computer Science, or a minimum of 5 years relevant industry and work experience.

Additional Requirements

  • If you are a Colorado resident, this is for you:
  • At Apple, we see the whole you. We carefully consider a wide range of compensation factors, including your background and experience. These considerations can cause your compensation to vary. The Sr. Software Engineer position starts at a minimum annual salary of $107,500. The actual pay may be higher depending on your skills, qualifications, and experience. Additionally, this role might be eligible for discretionary bonuses or commission payments as well as relocation. Every Apple employee also has the opportunity to become an Apple shareholder, because all team members are eligible for stock grants and also a discount when purchasing Apple stock.
  • We offer all kinds of ways to experience well-being, confidence, and satisfaction. Learn more about Apple benefits.
  • Note: Apple benefits programs are subject to eligibility requirements.