App Store Team - Software Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino) , California , United States
Software and Services
Posted: Dec 8, 2020
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200210069
When this team introduced the App Store, it launched a cultural and economic phenomenon that changed the way people live, work, and play. These engineers continue to innovate the platform, now home to over 1.5 million apps - each created using the team's own software development kit and related services. All those apps mean the store takes billions of requests from more than 500 million visitors every week, across iOS, macOS, tvOS, iPadOS, and watchOS. To deliver such a rich experience at this scale, the engineers build highperformance systems backed up by persistent systemwide A/B testing. And to help people discover apps they love, the team uses machine learning techniques that include natural language processing to develop new algorithms for personalization, search, and recommender systems. In a world where apps have become essential in people's daily lives, the App Store team has become essential to Apple's business. Areas of work include macOS/iOS Engineering, Full-Stack Engineering, Front-End Engineering, Back-End Engineering, Quality Engineering, Machine Learning Engineering, Data Science, Data Engineering, Site Reliability Engineering, Commerce Engineering, and Engineering Project Management. The App Store engineering team is looking for a motivated and dedicated engineer to join our team! Help build the next generation App Store and continually enhance our current store. The App Store team empowers developers to create successful global businesses and customers to discover the best apps. Be a part of a innovative team making a difference.
- Strong programming fundamentals and experience with Objective-C
- Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
- You have a passion for quality and attention to detail
- You bring a depth of experience working with large code bases
- You are passionate about reaching millions of users across our many platforms
- You love collaborating under tight deadlines and tackling problems with imaginative and elegant solutions.
The App Store Frameworks team works cross-functionally throughout Apple to develop reliable daemons, great APIs for app installation, In-App Purchases, and On Demand Resources. Help design and implement APIs used by Apple employees and developers around the world. We actively investigate production issues to resolve bugs and enhance performance with each iOS/tvOS/macOS release. Scalability is always a top concern due to the massive user-base of iOS/tvOS/macOS customers. Reliability is crucial, and we're looking for engineers with a passion for architecting complex systems.
Education & Experience
Bachelors degree, or higher, in Computer Science or other relevant discipline