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Sr. Software Engineer - Full-Stack (ASE)

Seattle, WA


Posted: Oct 31, 2023

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200516593

Imagine what you could do here. The people here at Apple don't just build products - we craft the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. It's the diversity of those people and their ideas that supports the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. Apple is looking for a hardworking, passionate and driven engineer to be part of Architecture engineering team that develops and manages critical services for Apple Services Engineering. The team is responsible for developing services, tools and frameworks that are used by our client and server teams. Alongside other engineers in this space, you will help innovate and improve the architecture and efficiency of Apple Services Engineering. You will help us continue to expand our global services availability and presence.

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Key Qualifications

  • Expertise in building applications and services across tiers using REST/gRPC
  • Proficiency re-architecting existing systems to take advantage of new technologies
  • Highly skilled with various UI frameworks, React preferred
  • Significant experience in software development on JVM platform with Java language
  • Solid foundation in Computer Science including statistics and algorithms
  • Understanding of key cloud technologies and infrastructure like Docker, K8s, S3 and other cloud based functions
  • Solid object-oriented and functional design techniques and reusable component design
  • Sophisticated analysis, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, with technical and non-technical multi-functional teams.


This opportunity is with the Apple Services Engineering (ASE) Architecture team. We are responsible for developing critical services, tools, and frameworks that are used by our client and server teams. This includes configuration services, intelligent k8s autoscaler, and customer privacy supporting systems - all running in our various data-centers. We are looking for a self-starting, energetic individual with very strong leadership and technical capabilities to join our experienced team. You will not be afraid to question assumptions and possess excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills. You will need to have both the technical and interpersonal skills to articulate your ideas, as well as, influence others. Attention to detail and a perseverance to deliver a high-quality, well tested and maintainable code, is a must. If you want to be part of this amazing team, this position is for you! Here you'll find that we: • Have a peaceful work environment where you can choose when to socialize and when to focus. • Provide technical guidance and mentorship as needed • Have an encouraging and growth-focused workplace culture. • Encourage you to use accrued vacation time and maintain a healthy work-life balance. • Offer excellent benefits!

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathmatics or equivilant experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Expertise in the following areas is a huge plus but NOT required:
  • Background and experience with other JVM-languages, Rust or server-side Swift, is a plus.

Pay & Benefits

    At Apple, base pay is one part of our total compensation package and is determined within a range. This provides the opportunity to progress as you grow and develop within a role. The base pay range for this role is between $161,700.00 and $284,900.00, and your base pay will depend on your skills, qualifications, experience, and location.

    Apple employees also have the opportunity to become an Apple shareholder through participation in Apple's discretionary employee stock programs. Apple employees are eligible for discretionary restricted stock unit awards, and can purchase Apple stock at a discount if voluntarily participating in Apple's Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You'll also receive benefits including: Comprehensive medical and dental coverage, retirement benefits, a range of discounted products and free services, and for formal education related to advancing your career at Apple, reimbursement for certain educational expenses - including tuition. Additionally, this role might be eligible for discretionary bonuses or commission payments as well as relocation. Learn more about Apple Benefits.

    Note: Apple benefit, compensation and employee stock programs are subject to eligibility requirements and other terms of the applicable plan or program.

    Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

Client-provided location(s): Seattle, WA, USA
Job ID: apple-200516593-5
Employment Type: Other

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