RETURN TO WORK- iOS Software Engineer

The Role: RETURN TO WORK- iOS Software Engineer

Location: Santa Clara, California


About this opportunity



Returning to a career after extended time off? Welcome back — and welcome to Apple. Whether you took time off for your family, military service, education, health, or a personal passion project, we value your entire life experience. After all, Apple’s culture depends on a wide range of talent and perspectives. It’s our diverse collective of thinkers and doers that makes innovation possible. That’s why we created the Apple Return to Work program. It features full-time, paid 17-week returnships that provide mentorship, professional development, and networking opportunities, as well as employee benefits. Eligible applicants will have at least five years of relevant work experience and have taken a career break of two or more years. 
The Product Integrity group is looking for a Software Engineer with experience in writing code that exercises hardware functionality at an application level. Your contributions will make a pronounced difference to future embedded products. 
In this role, you will be an individual contributor on the iOS Diagnostics team, developing software solutions for iPhone/iPod/iPad/Apple Watch/Apple TV, creating and maintaining tools used by a variety of teams within the company, and interacting with multiple Contract Manufacturers (CMs). 
C/C++/Python experience 
Strong debugging ability 
Unix command line experience 
Development experience on Unix, Linux, or Mac OS X 
Effective interpersonal skills 
Experience in designing multi-threaded applications 
Objective-C and Cocoa knowledge is highly desired 
Experience debugging OS and hardware interaction is a plus 
As an iOS Software Engineer you will be responsible for building and maintaining internal software running on all of Apple's current and future iOS embedded devices. You will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of the product development and test cycle: