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System Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Cupertino, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024


Role Number:200554364
The Human Interface Devices Software team is responsible for delivering high-quality drivers, frameworks and tools supporting sensing technologies across all Apple products. Primarily supporting the Multi-touch technology, we have deep experience developing systems software and building stacks that enable the best user-experience. We work closely with Algorithms, Firmware, Design, and UI teams to ensure sensor and software performance is optimized across all layers of the stack. Imagine what you could do at Apple. Are you ready to help us deliver the next groundbreaking Apple products?


We are looking for a dynamic engineer to work on drivers, frameworks, and tools for iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. In this role, you will maintain existing software and design new software stacks for future products and sensing technologies. Ideally, the right candidate will have experience dealing with human factors, care deeply about user experience, enjoy supporting technology investigations, and be comfortable jumping between multiple levels of the software stack.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong C/C++ and object-oriented programming skills
  • Excellent debugging skills
  • Ability to quickly familiarize yourself with code you’ve never seen before, and understand the pertinent functionality
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Self-directed, analytical, and work well in a team environment
  • Comfortable working at both higher and lower levels of software

Key Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing system software, such as drivers
  • Experience designing SW interfaces or APIs
  • Experience with profiling code in both kernel and userspace
  • Experience implementing customer-facing features
  • Familiarity with IOKit, Objective-C, and other iOS/OS X

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits

  • 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. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.