Fonts QA & Automation Engineer


Posted: Feb 19, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200099029

Do you appreciate the tasteful use of fonts and text layouts in Apps and Web sites? Would you like to improve the experience for millions of customers that use Apple devices daily by chipping in in this area? The Type QA group is looking for a passionate QA & Automation Engineer to perform UI level functional tests on multiple platforms (iOS, OS X, Watch & AppleTV). This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong problem solving & scripting skills who can supply in a dynamic fast paced team environment - both in terms of manual testing and automation.

Key Qualifications

  • A good understanding of SQA methodologies & practices
  • You have the ability to investigate and debug difficult problems
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver
  • Coding skills in Python or similar scripting language
  • Comfortable with Unix and shell scripting
  • Familiarity with Font development & Text rendering systems
  • Good knowledge of Mac OS X operating system and applications


This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong QA, scripting and communication skills who can handle UI testing on multiple platforms in a fast paced environment. In addition to writing detailed test plans & test cases, you will be responsible for writing automation and maintaining/updating as needed. You will also work closely with the Type Engineering team during pre-submission phase

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

  • Familiarity with using Apple systems in other languages - preferably non-latin script languages
  • Experience working with big multi-functional teams
  • Ability to stay focused and prioritize a heavy workload while achieving uncommon quality
  • You bring passion and dedication to your job and are committed to our vision and supporting the developer community
  • Be ready to make something great when you come here. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative, industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. You should join the Apple Cocoa team if you want to help deliver the next amazing Apple product.

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