WatchOS Software Quality Engineer

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


Posted: Nov 4, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114415168
JOB SUMMARY: Why Apple? Performance is a core part of the WatchOS user experience: Smooth scrolling, animations, and responsiveness are all critical. The WatchOS performance team is looking for an expert QA engineer to perform user focused testing on all WatchOS hardware, keeping device, application and feature performance in mind while executing real world user scenarios. We're looking for critical thinkers who would like to play a key role in our quality engineering process, working in a fast-paced environment across a range of technologies to ensure best-of-class Performance. You are a self-motivated individual, passionate about the customer experience We want to hear from you!

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent debugging skills
  • Understanding and application of a scripting language such as Python
  • Excellent debugging, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • System level knowledge on software and hardware
  • Experience with performance testing is preferred


Responsibilities include troubleshooting and debugging any issues with automation and automated Responsible for manual test execution, analyzing test results, reproducing and reporting issues, assist in identifying and reproducing test blocking and automation blocking bugs, and interacting with cross functional team members for performance related tasks and deliverables. You will be running many different tests at a time, across many different scenarios on a large scale and need to keep careful track of the results -- as well as the creativity and initiative to help us proactively discover performance issues or areas for improvement.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Additional Requirements