Apple

AR/VR Accessibility Engineer

1 week agoBoulder, CO

CO Salary Range: USD 105,600.00 per year

Summary Posted: Sep 8, 2022
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200167620

The Technology Development Group is looking for an Accessibility Engineer to help us explore, define, and build accessibility solutions for the next generation of interactive computing for our platform. As a member of this team, you will have a unique opportunity to work with some of Apple's most advanced technologies (AR, VR, ML, CV) to help create empowering solutions for all users, regardless of their physical abilities.

Key Qualifications

Experience writing AR/VR or iOS applications
* Aptitude for independently learning new technologies
* Excellent cross-functional and communication skills
* Excitement to build software that makes a tangible difference in peoples' lives!

Description
Apple strives to make the newest technologies accessible for those with vision, hearing, motor, or cognitive challenges. The work we do ensures that all users will be surprised and delighted, regardless of ability. You must be comfortable with rapidly evolving designs and requirements, and have excellent interpersonal skills. Throughout the process, you will work collaboratively with our world-class team of engineers, partner with designers, and coordinate with other teams including application teams, framework teams, research teams, and other hardware and software teams across Apple. Critical thinking and the ability to innovate are requirements for this position, however no prior experience with accessibility software is required. You'll join a small and focused team with an opportunity to define and prove brand new accessibility concepts and experiences.

Education & Experience
BS / MS in Computer Science OR equivalent degree OR equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

• Knowledge of either UIKit or AppKit APIs.
* • Experience with at least one of the following languages and related development tools: ObjectiveC, Swift, C++, or C
* • Experience with assistive technologies is nice to have, but not required.
* • Experience using accessibility APIs on any platform is helpful, but not required.
* 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. Accessibility Engineer starts at a minimum annual salary of $105,600. 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.

Client-provided location(s): Boulder, CO, USA
Job ID: apple-200167620

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