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We are seeking an extraordinary Principal Security Engineer who can thrive in a fast- paced environment where both individual drive and team collaboration are the keys to success. This is a technical hands-on role in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Youll be working across all of Apple to enthusiastically identify problems, establish a vision for how to address those problems, and unite the relevant owners within the business on achieving that vision.
You will join a team that is responsible for ensuring that Apple Cloud Services, including iCloud, CloudKit, Apple Business Manager and Apple School Manager, Xcode Cloud, and other services provide world class security, privacy, and compliance for our customers. As a security architect, you are a trusted partner to development and software engineering, site reliability engineering (SRE), legal, privacy, and compliance. As a field authority, you will also share a point of view to other security teams at Apple. You will need to have strong foundational knowledge in all areas of Information Security, superb interpersonal skills, and experience driving initiatives in a large team. The role also requires a strong ability to work under pressure with incomplete information, and an ability to adapt to changing priorities.
This role is focused on Linux operating system and virtualization security across Apple, with specific responsibilities including:
Definition of vision and strategic plans
Design and evaluation of software and infrastructure architectures
Research on industry landscape and technology developments
Authoring technical reports and position papers
Building systems that respect and empathize with their users
Partnering with leaders and engineers to influence and define execution plans
Presenting to audiences at varying levels of the organization
Ownership of multi-functional and cross-organizational programs as the directly responsible individual
Creating prototypes and/or proof of concepts to demonstrate that a proposed solution would work
Mentorship of junior engineers and technical leaders