Help Apple secure the worlds most advanced consumer devices, trusted by billions of users to store their personal and professional data.
The Core OS software group is looking for a software engineering manager to lead Secure Enclave development for Apples operating systems.
The Trusted Kernel team works with software and silicon design partners to develop a secure, stable, and high performance platform for applications that protect our users most valuable data. Were regularly called on to create robust hardware/software designs that protect our users under the most challenging threat models. Working with a small number of client teams, we focus our efforts on applications where we can provide meaningful security protections for our customers. We constantly iterate on our entire hardware and software stack to set new standards for quality and security.
The Trusted Kernel team is responsible for the development and evolution of sepOS, the microkernel-based operating system for Apples Secure Enclave. The Secure Enclave supports key Apple security technologies including Data Protection, Face ID, Touch ID, Apple Pay, and Mac Boot Policy.
As the Trusted Kernel Manager, you will:
Lead and manage a team of innovative secure OS engineers developing mission-critical low-level software
Develop and execute on a roadmap to continually improve the security of the sepOS software stack, including the microkernel, userspace runtime, drivers, APIs, and testing tools
Work with cross-functional teams to design, plan, and deliver high quality software features for our operating system
Partner with Platform Architecture and Silicon Engineering to define future Secure Enclave hardware architecture
Nurture a team quality culture focused on robust designs, automated testing, and effective debug tooling
Strengthen the team by hiring and developing top engineering talent