Software Quality Engineer (Automation) - Media

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200304261
Imagine what you could do here! At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Do you bring passion and dedication to your job? If so, we're looking for individuals like you! The Media Systems QE team is seeking a self-motivated Software Quality Engineer to ensure a stellar Media Experience across the Apple Ecosystem. The Interactive Media Group (IMG) provides the media and graphics foundation across all of Apple's innovative products, including Mac, iPad, iPhone, iPod, TV, Watch and AirPods/Beats line of Products. We are looking for someone with established QA automation experience, excellent interpersonal skills and a dream to work in a fast-paced environment. In this role you will develop automation using Python frameworks and execute tests for new Media related features.

Key Qualifications

  • High Proficiency in Python or similar OOP languages
  • Automation experience (development & execution)
  • Quality communication skills in listening, open-mindedness, cohesion and clarity
  • Proven technical leadership skills and a standout colleague
  • Unwillingness to settle for a product that is merely “good enough”


We ensure our customers have the best experience when they enjoy a movie, capture their life’s best moments, FaceTime with their loved ones, and relive their favorite Memories through a curated collection of important photos and videos. This role will involve: Defining Functional and Performance tests for new Features Automating tests for new/existing functionality by creating new Python libraries Execute manual and automated tests Triaging and reporting of test failures Reporting current quality of existing technologies and new features Working with development engineers to debug issues Working with several cross-functional teams and building relationships with them

Education & Experience

BS in CS/CE/EE or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

  • -Creating Tools (Apps, scripts, etc) to help with validation efforts
  • -Media Domain experience/knowledge is a plus