iOS Software Engineer - iOS Platform Foundations

Apple

Date listed

1 week ago

Job Location

Cupertino

Employment Type

Full time

Employees

10001+

Total Funding

$6.2 billion

Glassdoor Rating

4.0 / 5 (15000 reviews)


Keywords:

ios

The iPhone revolutionized how people live, communicate, and connect. Come help build the foundations for the system experiences across all Apple products. We are looking for a creative, customer-focused technical engineer to drive the high-level system technologies used at the heart of iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. Come work with an energetic, hardworking team of engineers, multi-functional teams, and world-class designers to deliver the best mobile experience on the planet.

Are you passionate about technology, efficiency, and building software that is used by millions of people every day? Have you ever wondered what iOS, tvOS, and watchOS have in common? How services like CarPlay interact with the rest of the system on the iPhone? How it’s possible to leverage features from one platform to create a consistent experience on our other platforms? How to make services and technologies that fundamentally make iOS, well… iOS? As an engineer on the iOS Platform Frameworks team, your responsibilities will range from defining, designing, and implementing new features and interfaces, to fixing bugs, iterating on features and focusing on performance. You should have a strong understanding of object-oriented software design, good debugging skills, and an eagerness to work hard and learn a lot.

Skills & requirements

  • Open-minded with strong collaboration skills
  • Architectural experience
  • Familiar with the challenges of working in large codebases
  • Versed in modern software development methodologies
  • Analytical and proactive mindset
  • Excellent object-oriented programming and design skills
  • Exceptional problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of optimization and performance issues across OS software layers
  • Objective-C coding experience

Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • - Knowledge of Objective-C
  • - Knowledge of Apple’s development APIs (Cocoa, Cocoa Touch, CoreFoundation, CoreGraphics, etc.)
  • - Experience developing with Cocoa or other application frameworks
  • - Experience developing reusable public or private APIs