Apple Watch Test Automation Software Engineer - Comm Apps


Posted: Jan 21, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200059058

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. We're looking for a passionate engineer to build up our cross-platform test automation for the device-to-device communication layer powering Apple Watch, iMessage, FaceTime, and more!

Key Qualifications

  • Defining and building automated tests to catch software regressions
  • Manually testing when automated tests are blocked or have not yet been written
  • Contributing to Apple Watch/iMessage/FaceTime feature design, building automation in parallel as new features are built
  • Creating new automation infrastructure and frameworks
  • Analyzing and improving existing automation infrastructure
  • Building monitoring and result-reporting systems
  • Key Qualifications
  • Strongly skilled in at least one scripting language like Ruby, Python, JavaScript
  • Intermediate skills in a language like; Objective-C, C, C++, Java
  • Debugging, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong desire and openness to learn and grow with the team
  • Strong communication and organization skills
  • Desired but not required:
  • 2+ years of experience designing, developing, and maintaining automated tests


Please join us in strengthening the Apple ecosystem and bringing users together with innovative communications technologies. The Communication Applications team is a passionate collection of engineers who are looking for a highly motivated engineer with aspirations to build powerful automation, cultivate learning, and lead multi-functional efforts to success. This team's products are extremely important to Apple users and test automation is fundamental to our success!

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent

Additional Requirements

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