Embedded Software Automation Qa Engineer

3+ months agoCupertino, CA


Posted: Jan 15, 2021

Role Number: 200139079

The Technology Development Group at Apple is looking for an exceptional Software QA Automation engineer to work along side the Engineering development team to drive Software Quality and integration. As a member of our fast-paced group, you will have a unique and rewarding opportunity to work on cutting edge embedded devices and low level firmware . Our environment fosters product innovation, rapid product iteration, and an environment that values initiative. Quality is an important aspect of our products, and as an Embedded SW Automation QA Engineer you will have a significant impact on helping to deliver functional and stable products to millions of customers in a rapidly changing environment. You will bring your upbeat personality with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and real passion for a positive user experience.

Key Qualifications

  • Automation experience in modern scripting or compiled languages (Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Objective-C, Swift, C++, etc.)
  • Experience with hardware and/or software development lifecycle processes.
  • 2+ years of QA experience, preferably on consumer hardware/software products.
  • Knowledge of Unix and Unix shell scripting.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
  • Deep understanding of SQA methodologies & practices.
  • Ability to solve hard problems with creative and sustainable solutions.
  • Be detail oriented and strive for the best product for our customers.


- Define, implement, and execute regression and stress automation tests focused on embedded software and device firmware level. - Analyze automation test results for failures, identifying issue trends, and quantifying impact. - Isolate and report defects effectively quantifying customer impact, and verify fixes through regression testing and other test methodologies. - Work cross-functionally with other QA teams, Developers and Project Managers . - Be a vocal proponent for quality internally and externally.

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

Job ID: apple-200139079