Senior Software QA Automation Engineer

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200185920
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Summary

Summary

Posted: Aug 13, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200185920

The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple's long-held passion for...Summary

Summary

Posted: Aug 13, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200185920

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.

Work and contribute towards the engineering of Apple HomePod technologies in the Apple Media Products (AMP) group at Apple.

Key Qualifications

  • 3-5 years QA experience, writing automation, test frameworks, automated test infrastructure
  • Proficiency in object oriented languages like Python, Java, Swift, Javascript or Ruby
  • Strong understanding of SQA methodologies and practices
  • Proven knowledge of internet protocols, web proxies, caching and other web related fundamentals
  • Experience in white box testing
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to rapidly changing requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to write automation
  • Ability to identify and triage issues
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and creative thinking skills.
  • Ability to lead projects and contribute as part of a team

Description

The HomePod QA team is looking for Automation Test Engineers with strong automation experience to join our group and write automation for HomePod platform and related services. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to solve complex software testing problems involving abstracting UI automation across multiple platforms, writing UI applications, and distributed test systems. In this role your job responsibilities will include automation writing for new and existing features, triaging and maintaining automation, bug reporting, test plan review and documentation. The position demands a self-motivated individual with strong technical and communication skills who can contribute in a cross-functional team environment. You will need to show ability to communicate with Developers, Engineering Program Managers, and other QA Engineers to contribute in building solid and comprehensive test plans, execute & report results. If you have a passion for quality, this position is for you. Responsibilities Design and develop test infrastructure: tools, apps, and frameworks. This position entails developing tools and frameworks that integrate with CI\CD pipelines to ensure every application Apple ships meets our high quality standards.

Work closely with engineering teams to debug and reproduce issues. Candidate must be dynamic and prepared to test and regress a high volume of changes on a day-to-day basis. This position requires strong analytical skills in not only approaching and writing automated tests but also in analyzing the details of test results. Strong bug reporting skills and ability to communicate clearly with developers is a must.

Think Different. That's what our team does - we create technologies that change the way Apple works.Technologies people didn't even know they wanted, and now they can't live without them. Bring your creativity, passion, and dedication to our team and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don't just craft products - they build the kind of wonder that's revolutionized entire industries. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. We are looking for an outstanding software quality engineer with a strong technical background and understanding of Software testing technologies. In this role, you will be responsible for developing automated tests for HomePod product in the AMP Quality Engineering group at Apple.

Education & Experience

BS in computer science or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements

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