WTE Wireless QA Engineer

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


Posted: Oct 24, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114157576
Join our Wireless Technologies and Ecosystems (WTE) organization and drive innovation that matters! We build and seamlessly integrate technologies that enrich people’s lives and deliver the best user-experience. The WTE Quality team is looking for motivated, highly technical Wireless QA Engineer with excellent problem solving, communication and automation skills. You will join the Quality Assurance team responsible for the functional and automated validation of NFC and Secure Element Operating Systems supporting Apple Pay use cases. Be ready to make something extraordinary when you come here. Dynamic, urging 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 real passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. You should join the Wireless Tech & Ecosystems QA team if you want to help deliver the next amazing Apple product.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in functional and automated testing of NFC and/or Bluetooth, or related wireless technologies
  • Experience with SQA methodologies and filing detailed bug reports
  • Experience using scripting to automate embedded devices and chipsets
  • Experience automating in Python
  • Solid understanding of Git and the Software Development Process
  • You are constantly second guessing processes and looking for new ways to innovate.


You will join a team with dynamic strengths responsible for qualifying the Secure Element and NFC chipsets integrated into Apple devices that support Apple Pay use cases. As a part of this team, you will leverage your existing skills to push forward quality at the embedded layer of Apple Pay. You will integrate closely with 3rd party vendors, the development team, and other multi-functional organizations to deliver a robust and fully qualified software solution. You will work directly on new chipsets, new software, and new and exciting features. You will be responsible for building new test plans side-by-side with developers and architects. You will be responsible for designing, crafting, automating and integrating this test plan into a continuous integration environment. You will leverage robotics, break code, and improve the overall quality of iOS for our customers. The ideal candidate for this position is flexible, outgoing, and ready to make an immediate impact on the team with new ideas and a fresh perspective on QA processes, automation and execution. You will tap into your expertise to bring up new and exciting platforms, provide invaluable feedback, and make contributions to push our use cases and work you're doing to the next level. You will be pursuing a multi-functional role talking to many different teams within WTE and SWE to further improve the quality of our products, and keep a mindful eye on how we can make them even greater.

Education & Experience

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience required.

Additional Requirements

  • Robust knowledge in Global Platform, JavaCard, and ISO7816 is a plus
  • In-depth understanding of OS X, Windows and/or Unix is a plus