Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Austin, TX 78701
  • Job Code
    200243730
  • Jobs Rated
    11th
Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 8, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200243730

At Apple, our mission is simple. We focus on enriching people's lives by building the world's best products, and...Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 8, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200243730

At Apple, our mission is simple. We focus on enriching people's lives by building the world's best products, and offering the best purchase experience and customer service on the planet.

The Customer Systems team builds the applications and services that enable exceptional support experiences for over half a billion customers all over the world. Our technology and services power the uniquely Apple experience every time our customers reach out to us for help - in the store, over the phone, chat, email or social media. Our applications are inclusive, highly performant, deployed at scale and help set the gold standard for customer service!

We, in the Quality Engineering team, fill the mission-critical role of ensuring that our complex, large-scale systems stay healthy, monitored, automated and designed to scale with consistent performance. We are looking for motivated critical problem solvers with a sharp eye for detail, who can come up with a customer focused testing strategy, keeping in mind the micro-services context of our applications.

Come join us to do the best work of your life with a welcoming, diverse and talented group of engineers. Bring passion and dedication to the job and there's no telling what you could accomplish!

Key Qualifications

  • 7+ years experience testing large scale micro-services based, highly transactional enterprise systems with complex integrations.
  • Strong experience in developing test strategies, test planning, and assessing risks to product quality.
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills with a demonstrated ability to come up with innovative solutions to software testing challenges.
  • Strong communication skills and experience presenting information to a wide range of audiences, from detailed assessments to immediate stakeholders to assessment summaries for senior leaders.
  • Experience collaborating with diverse, distributed teams in various product roles, to build a deep business and technical understanding of application ecosystems.
  • Demonstrated ability to push for excellence, continually learning from post-validation quality metrics.

Description

Our team works together closely in an open, collaborative environment - ready to share or discuss ideas, problems, and solutions. We encourage curiosity and initiative, value diversity, and depend on the ability to learn and grow when approaching new features and technology.

In this role , you will work closely with business and engineering stakeholders, participating in day-to-day requirements, design and implementation discussions, to come up with effective customer-focused testing strategies. You will also be responsible for test planning and working with a distributed team of engineers to drive product validation. You will need to monitor quality KPIs, assess and communicate quality risks in a broad range of forums - from daily scrum calls to periodic executive summaries to senior leaders. To ensure we can be agile without compromising the world class support experience we are known for, you will also be responsible for identifying and helping drive successful automation and integrating automated validations in the CI/CD pipeline.

Education & Experience

Bachelors Degree or Masters Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience with analyzing data from monitoring and logging solutions like AppDynamics, Splunk to troubleshoot and root cause issues.
  • Experience in test automation with Web UI testing frameworks like Selenium, Protractor, Cypress and API testing frameworks like REST Assured is a strong plus.
  • Programming experience in one or more modern object-oriented programming languages like Java, Python or Swift, is a plus.


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