Software Development Engineer (Java/J2EE) - Product Engineering Systems


Posted: May 30, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200061522

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Join Apple's Product Engineering Systems team as a Senior Software Engineer to build innovative applications and custom solutions that serve all Apple Employees. As member of the technical leadership team, you will play a critical role in shaping new systems architecture and technical direction for the PES organization.

Key Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in enterprise systems, software design and development; Working knowledge of the full SW development lifecycle
  • Experience with Java and J2EE, Java 8 related technologies: Spring Framework, spring-boot, JUnit / TestNG. Strong knowledge and understanding of data structures, algorithms, design patterns, concurrency, multi-threading, scalability, fault tolerant designs, enterprise architecture and software engineering principles
  • Solid understanding of data modeling and database systems including Oracle, Cassandra, other NOSQL technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of technologies such as Web Services, XML, JSON, HTTP, SSL, TCP/IP, Caching solutions, application performance tuning
  • Deep understanding of Object Oriented and SOA design concepts; Current experience developing and delivering RESTful application services and APIs for a Java based platform.
  • Significant experience developing and implementing, and maintaining high volume web applications, developing secure web applications, and building and managing RESTful services. Well versed with the use of XML and JSON
  • Experience with Apache Kafka and Apache Solr
  • Familiarity with OS X, Linux, Shell Scripts
  • Experience with big data pipelines using Hadoop and Apache Spark is a plus
  • Experience in designing and handling systems with high performance, scalability and availability.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment on fast-moving projects
  • Strong curiosity and a willingness to learn and talk about emerging technologies along with a positive and enthusiastic engagement style


PES team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to drive our application services and API technology. This is a hands-on role in the development of software systems to support existing and new product features. This is a great opportunity for an experienced and results-oriented person who enjoys working with cross-functional teams. In this position your vision will lead us into a solution that will address service architecture for an enterprise wide services solution for defect and issue tracking. You will make critical architectural decisions affecting application design. You will recommend and deploy tools and processes to enable rapid application design, development, testing and deployment.

Education & Experience

BS degree in computer science or equivalent field plus 8+ years experience or MS/PhD degree plus 2+ years experience, or equivalent.

Additional Requirements

  • - We seek a self starter, visionary person with strong leadership capabilities.
  • - Exceptional communication skills, for collaborating across many participating teams.
  • - You will interact with many other group's internal team to lead and deliver best-in-class products in an exciting fast-paced environment.
  • - Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. Will you join us in crafting solutions that do not yet exist?

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