Software Engineer - Core Drivers

    • Cupertino, CA


Posted: Jul 23, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200080598

Are you a big-picture thinker who loves setting ambitious goals? Do you have a passion for understanding how each line of code affects all the others? In the Core Operating Systems group, you'll ensure the OS is inseparable from each device's identity as a whole. That's because this group is committed to building fully integrated operating systems that combine hardware, software, and apps into a single Apple experience. Your dedication to cross-disciplinary collaboration will help develop groundbreaking technologies, such as iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS. By crafting these distinct, holistic user experiences, you'll continue to uphold and advance the excellence people expect from Apple devices. The Core Ethernet Drivers team is looking for a software engineer to work on Apple platforms; iOS, OS X, tvOS and watchOS. The candidate will expected to design and implement platform level features that encompass interfacing with drivers to higher level frameworks. In addition, the candidate will be expected to interact on a cross functional level with multiple teams with a critical influence on hardware and software design.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience developing networking device drivers
  • Expert level knowledge of C/C++
  • Creative, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to deliver solid work on tight schedules


The team is responsible for delivering many of Apple's low-level device drivers; USB, Ethernet, Serial, PCI.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in CS/CE/EE (or equivalent, or related field)

Additional Requirements

  • Excellent collaborative skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with IOKit (preferred, not required)

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