Senior Platform Architect - Apple Media Products

Seattle, WA 98104
  • Job Code
    200226308
  • Jobs Rated
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Summary

Summary

Posted: May 25, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200226308

The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple's long-held passion for...Summary

Summary

Posted: May 25, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200226308

The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple's long-held passion for combining art and technology. These are the people who power the App Store, Apple TV, Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and Apple Books. And they do it on a massive scale, meeting Apple's high expectations with high performance to deliver a huge variety of entertainment in over 35 languages to more than 150 countries.

These engineers build secure, end-to-end solutions. They develop the custom software used to process all the creative work, the tools that providers use to deliver that media, all the server-side systems, and the APIs for many Apple services. Thanks to Apple's unique integration of hardware, software, and services, engineers here partner to get behind a single unified vision. That vision always includes a deep commitment to strengthening Apple's privacy policy, one of Apple's core values. Although services are a bigger part of Apple's business than ever before, these teams remain small, forward-thinking, and cross-functional, offering greater exposure to the array of opportunities here.

The Apple Media Products Engineering team is looking for a proven software engineer to build and improve our algorithmic quality evaluation tools. Are you passionate about using data to drive decision making? Do you thrive on building solutions rapidly and then iterating on them? Do you like the variety of tasks that come with working on a full-stack application? The Apple Media Products Engineering team has an immediate opening for an A/B Platform Engineer. Our team focuses on tools and systems for measuring critical metrics and quality across various features such as Search, Recommendations, Discovery, and Commerce in a variety of products

Key Qualifications

  • At least 12 years experience in software engineering
  • Able to partner with business and engineering leaders as a strategic advisor on how to best demonstrate the offerings and services of AMP's A/B platform to achieve our strategic goals
  • Proactively seeks solutions to engineering problems, communicates trends to leadership, and suggests innovative solutions on behalf of our internal partners
  • Develops a detailed understanding of the diverse offerings and technical capabilities of the Evaluation and Experimentation team in AMP and recommends product features and capabilities to solve business problems.
  • Connects technical specialists between organizations for detailed requirements and implementation.
  • Demonstrates leadership, attention to detail, and the ability to gain respect across teams
  • Ability to influence colleagues and executives with data-driven explanations. Proven presentation experience.
  • Desire to evangelize new products and features of our A/B Platform.
  • Make the people around you more effective and productive
  • Proficiency in Ruby on Rails
  • Experience with Java, iOS development, and Go are a plus
  • Experience in Data Visualization is a plus
  • Statistics background a plus

Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior software engineer who has a passion for partnering with business and technical leaders to influence roadmaps for product capabilities for both short and long term improved outcomes. As a key member on the AMP A/B Testing team, you will be responsible for supporting strategic projects and initiatives to improve experiences, drive feature adoption, and guide engineers and data scientists toward the best technical solutions. This role collaborates extensively with cross-functional teams like Engineering, Business Management, Product, and Program Management. Areas of focus include Search, Recommendations, and Commerce across Apple's Media Products

In this role, you will combine your passion and creativity to generate attention and support for AB testing among key internal partners. You will be given the autonomy to be an assertive and vocal advocate for the AMP A/B Platform and help to ensure engineers can take advantage of our platform's capabilities The ideal candidate loves to share their passion with others and shows good judgment in selecting strategic opportunities to do so. You don't just want to be part of a great company, you want to be help lead it.

Education & Experience

BA/BS or higher in computer science.

Additional Requirements

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