SWE - Software Engineer (Cellular Platform), WTE


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Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200448697

Join the Wireless Technologies and Ecosystems (WTE) organization and be part of an outstanding team of engineers, working with multi-functional teams to drive innovation and develop products used by millions worldwide. We are looking for a highly reciprocal individual who can excel in a high-paced environment. Be ready to make something extraordinary when you come here. Dynamic, encouraging people and innovative, industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same real passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. You should join Apple if you want to help deliver the next amazing Apple product. In this role, you will be a key member of our team in Munich defining and working on Platform software design and development team with focus on trace and debug and will be collaborating with Cellular Protocol Stack, RF and other teams

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in developing embedded real-time software
  • Fundamental knowledge and understanding of embedded processors and real-time OS concepts (ARM)
  • In depth knowledge of embedded systems (core, cache, memory, bus, interrupts, sleep/wake, clock, power control, etc)
  • Solid knowledge on debugging methodologies (e.g. logging, crash analysis) for real-time embedded systems.
  • Strong experience in developing low level driver software for embedded platforms
  • Excellent software engineering skills, including driver software design, implementation, validation and debugging
  • Excellent in C/C++ skills
  • Strong experience with on target debugging for embedded systems (e.g.: with LLDB or T32)
  • Experience and familiarity with version control systems like the git, Gerrit, Jenkins trinity.
  • Additional programming skills preferable with SWIFT and Python
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and to present complex technical topics


You will be part of the Cellular Platform Software Driver Team and be responsible for the architecture, design, and implementation of embedded drivers and tools which allow the debugging and post mortem analysis of software on Apple's most recent wireless SoCs.
You will work with a strong cross functional and inter-cultural organisation and together define and optimise the most advanced debugging and analysis methodologies. You will be responsible for requirements definition, coding and the validation of the solutions you will provide, and we expect you to become a go-to person when it comes to debugging the most challenging bugs at system-wide and component level.
The position requires high level thinking to devise code solutions with low level programming and excellent communications and leadership skills, with the ability to work in a fast paced environment.

Education & Experience

Master in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Wireless Communications or equivalent majors

Additional Requirements

  • Apple’s most important resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programs. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programs that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products.
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