Apple AR/VR Job | Senior AR/VR Camera Driver Engineer

Job(岗位): Senior AR/VR Camera Driver Engineer

Citys(岗位城市): Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States

Date(发布日期): 2023-1-11


Apple’s camera system receives rave reviews and is consistently considered the best smartphone camera out there. Imagine the impact you can make! A billion users will use the technologies you helped craft almost daily. Apple’s Camera Drivers team is looking for an outstanding engineer to drive brand new next generation technologies for revolutionary Apple products. Are you passionate about working in a close knit team that collaborates multi-functionally with a liberating amount of autonomy? Apart from being an opportunity to do your life’s best work at Apple, this role will also enrich your work life experience by providing opportunities to develop strong communication and collaboration skills.


10+ years low level software development experience on Mac OS X, Windows, Linux or Embedded system

Confirmed capability to proactively drive and close technical design/debug sessions

Stellar multi-functional communication skills

Proficient programming skills and knowledge of C/C++

Excellent debugging and problem solving skills

AR/VR industrial/academic experiences is a bonus

Experience in hardware/software co-simulation, and pre-silicon validation is a plus

Knowledge of modern digital camera technologies, image sensors, and ISP pipelines is a plus

Strong written and oral interpersonal skills


This is a highly multi-functional product development role, and you will work closely with various teams, like Silicon Design, Camera Hardware, QA, and the Media Frameworks team. The environment is dynamic and requires a self-starter demeanor. In this role, you will:

Develop new kernel and user-land drivers and camera technologies for future products from prototyping phases, through to mass production, while maintaining existing Camera drivers

Develop APIs for camera apps, be involved in ISP feature specifications, pre-silicon validation, silicon bring-up, and tools creation

Work on HW validation, and provide software support to factory testing

Implement features to support hardware testing and diagnosis

Work with cross-functional teams to improve camera stack efficiency, stability and debug-ability

Factory feature and triage support