iOS/macOS Engineer

Apple | San Diego, CA

Posted Date 7/26/2022

Imagine what you could do here to help students get excited about learning and employees work more efficiently by making it easier for organizations to configure and manage Apple devices in schools and businesses around the world. Device Management is the technology which enables device management tools from both Apple and many third-party partners to remotely manage millions of Apple devices every day. The Device Management team is looking for a committed, highly competent engineer to contribute to current and future application technologies that enable our customers to manage Apple devices for their users.

Key Qualifications

  • Passion to create amazing products which users will love
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Experience implementing applications or frameworks for iOS or macOS using Objective-C or Swift
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Familiarity with concurrent programming concepts and design patterns, such as multi-threading, serialization, and locking


The ideal candidate possesses the technical knowledge and collaboration and communication skills necessary for success as a dependable member of our team. A passion for elegant design, innovative technologies, and continuously improving one's skill set are also important success factors. In this role you will work on a variety of technologies including Cocoa user interfaces, networking protocols, and interprocess communication. You will be working in an engineering team responsible for key Apple technologies serving the needs of education and business customers. The opportunities within our group continue to grow and now is a wonderful time to become a part of it. Take advantage of this opportunity to contribute your own enthusiasm and expertise while learning from a community of dedicated engineers who work together to make great products our users love while building a stronger team. As a member of the Device Management team you will have the opportunity to influence product features, implement new OS level functionality, and work cross-functionally with many other teams across Apple to design and implement innovative solutions to the problems organizations face while incorporating technology without compromising the Apple user experience for the end user of each device. Device Management is the layer within iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS which is relied upon by many system components for managing settings locally as well as handling communication with device management tools like Apple Configurator and MDM servers. Because most system components need to be managed in some way, the Device Management team gets to interact with many different engineering teams across the company, from system and Apple's App Store apps to low-level OS infrastructure. Apple's commitment to developing innovative solutions for education and enterprise customers has never been stronger and we have more exciting features in the works that will delight our customers. If you are excited about enabling the use of the latest Apple devices and technology in schools and businesses around the world, come join our team and make a difference!

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • Desired skills:
  • Experience developing and shipping consumer-oriented applications
  • Experience with key Apple technologies like CoreData, libdispatch, XPC
  • Experience implementing client to server network communications
  • Familiarity with Apple application UI guidelines
  • Experience with framework and/or daemon development on macOS
  • Bonus:
  • Existing product in the Mac or iOS App Store
  • Experience with system-level performance optimization


Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200405509

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