Video Operations Engineer

With Apple in Cupertino CA US

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Posted on June 29, 2020

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: DevOps, System Administrator
Industry: Consumer Electronics
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Public


linux, sysadmin, devops

Job description

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, nimble, and cross-functional, offering greater exposure to the array of opportunities here. Join the team bringing Apple TV+ to millions of users.

Apple Media Products is looking for an operations leader to drive tools, monitoring, and processes to support its dynamic growth. Join our exciting team that is dedicated to providing the highest quality video products to our customers. Our team is responsible for the software that drive real-time end-to-end video service quality and influence the performance and architecture of delivering video. We are looking for a standout colleague who is able to take on problems under a tight deadline constraints and deliver imaginative solutions. Responsibilities will include: tools and applications to support measuring and monitoring video quality, building data analytics and real-time dashboards, driving processes to detect, react and solve customer issues, and finally working across Apple from customer care to core platforms to build the capabilities.

Skills & requirements

  • Past experience in some of the following:
  • Managing or running distributed systems and delivering internet services at scale
  • Working in Linux or Unix environments and ability to tune for performance (e.g. disk or memory)
  • Systems configuration management with devops and automation tools (e.g. chef, Jenkins)
  • Systems monitoring experience with tools like Nagios
  • Scripting languages like perl, bash, php, python etc
  • Other systems like containers and message queues (e.g. Kafka, Apache, Jetty)
  • Infrastructure knowledge of networks, CDNs, load balancers
  • Agile development with code tools like svn and git
  • Knowledge of video ecosystem and delivery of large scale video
  • Aptitude to independently network, learn, and influence multi-functional teams both business and technical
  • Good written and communication skills
  • Ability to organize, plan and deliver against key achievements
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver solutions that are maintainable, understandable and diagnosable

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering or related field 5 years of industry experience

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