OS Performance Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino) , California , United States
Software and Services
Posted: Sep 7, 2021
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200270906
Why Apple? We live in a mobile and device driven world where knowledge of the physical world around us is needed. We rely on this knowledge to get around, to learn about our environment and to enable spectacular new features for custom applications and new hardware. Apple is meeting those needs as robustly and as creatively as possible and is interested in people who want to help meet that commitment. The success we are striving will be the result of very skilled people working in an environment which cultivates creativity, partnership, and thinking of old problems in new ways. If that sounds like the kind of environment that you find intriguing, then let's talk. The Performance team is looking to take our operating systems to the next level. This is a terrific position for an engineer interested in solving challenging problems involving iOS/macOS/watchOS systems in novel ways and exposing system behavior with the goal of enabling all of Software Engineering to effectively solve multi-functional performance issues. Engineering excellence is inspired. Will you help us design the next generation of revolutionary Apple products?
- Solid background/Experience in Operating Systems
- Experience in Systems Engineering or other experience pointing to success as a generalist
- Excellent command of C
- Experience developing and using Performance Tracing tools will be a plus
- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Excellent teamwork skills
- Strong organizational and leadership skills
Make a difference in Apple's operating systems by collaborating with hardware teams and software teams across the stack from firmware, kernel to applications - This position will require analyzing performance of various user experience focussed workloads on the OS and engaging with other engineering teams to gain a deep understanding of problem domains. Evangelize best practices and pursue improvements
Education & Experience
Degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent experience/skills.