Camera & Photos - QA Software Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: Jul 16, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114053451
iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. The seamless integration of software and hardware has led to features like Memories and Portrait Mode, which deliver experiences that are magical. The Camera & Photos team focuses on user-experience by leveraging computer vision, and image processing through machine learning and AI. Our team works hard on products that ship to millions of people. We are looking for people who want to do the same. The Photos QA Team is looking for an experienced Software QA Engineer with a background in, and passion for, photography, a sharp eye for details, and the drive to contribute to the creation of the deeply personal user experiences we deliver, such as Photos Memories, through our efforts in data mining and the organization and presentation of photos in our users photo libraries. In addition to the Key Qualifications noted, this role requires a high degree of self-motivation, excellent communication skills, flexibility, and the ability to adjust to rapid change.

Key Qualifications

  • Thorough understanding of Software Development and QA methodologies.
  • Deep knowledge of macOS and iOS operating systems.
  • Experience using and/or developing command line tools.
  • Database experience (Graph db experience a big plus!)
  • Background in scripting and developing test automation.
  • Being a Photos user highly desirable.
  • Experience with Swift is desirable.
  • 3+ years SW QA Experience required

Description

This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong QA experience. You will work closely with engineers and your peers in QA to design, create, execute and maintain manual and automated test suites and be responsible for reporting on testing progress and the overall “health” of your feature area(s) throughout the development cycle. You will craft problem reports and then track their resolution through completion; build targeted tools to help facilitate testing for yourself and others; and contribute ideas to the brainstorming and development of new and innovative features going forward.

Education & Experience

B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements