Sharing and Proximity Networking Framework Engineer


Posted: Oct 4, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200108741

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. We're looking for a motivated software engineer to develop cutting-edge sharing and networking technologies for iOS! We need someone who is comfortable working in an exciting environment with rapidly changing priorities, and someone creative and inspired to invent new ways to help build better products. Our team works on a device-to-device communication framework as well as some super important user interfaces on iOS. If you've ever used AirDrop, the system Share Sheet UI, AutoUnlock, WiFi Password Sharing, Handoff, or set up a HomePod/AirPods/a new iPhone, you've used our technology! In this role, you'll spend most of your time working on this communication framework and helping other teams build products on top of this platform. We work mostly in Objective-C with some Swift and we work closely with a ton of other teams at Apple, including Bluetooth, WiFi, the Human Interface design team, HomePod team, Apple TV team, and many more! Our currently shipping features are a big part of the iOS user experience and we have a lot of upcoming opportunities to shape and influence new features in the pipeline.

Key Qualifications

  • You possess strong software development and design skills.
  • You have familiarity with client-server or peer-to-peer driven architecture and network protocols.
  • You have strong object-oriented programming skills in at least one language like Objective-C, C++, Java, or Swift.
  • You have strong communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills.
  • You are self-directed and can solve problems independently.


Please join us in strengthening the Apple ecosystem and bringing users together with innovative sharing technologies. The Applied Networking team is a passionate collection of engineers who are looking for a highly motivated engineer with aspirations to build powerful products that change our customers lives, cultivate learning, and lead cross-functional efforts to success. This team's products are deeply important to Apple users and our success depends on partnership, technical leadership, and diverse experiences!

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent

Additional Requirements

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