Software Development Automation Manager

Austin, TX 78701
  • Job Code
    200187228
  • Jobs Rated
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Summary

Summary

Posted: Oct 16, 2020

Role Number:200187228

The Support Technologies Platforms team is seeking an experienced and creative Software Development Automation Manager to design a...Summary

Summary

Posted: Oct 16, 2020

Role Number:200187228

The Support Technologies Platforms team is seeking an experienced and creative Software Development Automation Manager to design and deliver world class automation solutions for AppleCare. The ideal candidate will combine exceptional managerial expertise with solid hands on technical capabilities. You will not only lead a team of Automation Engineers, but also work side by side with technical teams to identify and deliver solutions. At Apple, phenomenal ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Key Qualifications

  • 6+ years experience developing and/or testing large scale enterprise systems with complex distributed integrations
  • 3+ years of experience managing software / automation engineers
  • Excellent leadership, communication, prioritization, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong background in object oriented designing and architecting automation solutions
  • Solid understanding of performance engineering concepts and tools; influence architecture and design decisions
  • Strong experience on cloud computing, development of test platform as a service.
  • Experience building analytics/reporting platform, generic tools/plugin/utility development for component white-box testing
  • Ability to communicate within the team and cross-functionally
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to act as a technical leader to increase production uptime through process and automation, increase test coverage through automation, reduce customer-impacting defects, identify high risk/reward opportunities and make informed risk-based decisions improving chances of success and promote software testing standards and mentor engineers in the team
  • Good understanding on continuous deployment systems ind; define branching, tagging, and code merging strategies
  • Familiarity with Automation frameworks such as Selenium and job runner/dashboards such as Jenkins is preferred

Description

Lead high-performing teams responsible for automation, delivery, and support
Supervise and mentor automation engineers; responsible for their management, evaluation, and career development
Establish process and ensure all security, availability, confidentiality, and privacy protocols are followed
Strong technical expertise allowing you to work at the micro or macro level
Work with customers to define requirements, deliverables, acceptance criteria, and desired end result
Review and prioritize work to align with corporate and leadership priorities
Develop product roadmaps and communicate strategy to leadership
Define product lifecycle methodology with strategies for measurement
Define technological and platform strategies to ensure streamlined execution
Be an advocate for automation trusting it plays a meaningful role in software development and sustenance
Obsess with continual improvement
Be curious and excited to learn new technologies and solutions

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent related work experience

Additional Requirements

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