Platform Architect SoC - System Software

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Santa Clara, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Platform Architect SoC - System Software

  • Job Number: 56727700
  • Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
  • Posted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Apple is seeking highly motivated, energetic engineers to define and develop SOC and Platform architecture for Apple products.

Key Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will have 6-10 years of design, architecture, and production experience with emphasis on a complete understanding of areas above, including:
  • Software architectureexperience
  • Programming proficiency (C/C++, Python (or otherscripting), ARM assembly)
  • Strong Hardware/software interaction knowledge
  • Demonstrated architectural modeling ability including circuit, functional, power, and performance/energy characteristics at the platform level


Debugging complex software systems Exploring system behavior and performance Analyzing a large code repository, investigating/fixing bugs, collecting information and making recommendations based on findings/analysis to improve behavior, power, and performance Analyzing top to bottom functionality (vertical slices) of individual systems (app, OS/kernel/ driver, firmware, hardware spec, u-arch and arch spec) Trace collection systems Trace validation and analysis Make recommendation on key design tradeoffs across base technology, manufacturing and, performance in the overall product roadmap Author & maintain relevant specifications and documentation Recognize and understand technology trends


EE/CS Masters or PhD Preferred

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