Software Developer in Test

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


Posted: Nov 28, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200008318
Are you a big-picture thinker who loves setting ambitious goals? Do you have a passion for understanding how each line of code affects all the others? In the Core Operating Systems group ensuring the OS is inseparable from each device’s identity as a whole. That’s because this group is committed to building fully integrated operating systems that combine hardware, software, and apps into a single Apple experience. Your dedication to cross-disciplinary collaboration will help develop groundbreaking technologies, such as iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS. By crafting these distinct, holistic user experiences, you’ll continue to uphold and advance the excellence people expect from Apple devices. JOB SUMMARY Join the team responsible for ensuring the highest quality for technologies at the heart of products known to surprise and delight our customers. Our team is part of the Core OS organization and is responsible for firmware, device drivers and frameworks related to human interface devices, sensors and motion coprocessors (M7, M8 et al.). This is a highly entrepreneurial team, always looking for innovative ways to improve status quo and solve difficult problems in new and better ways. We are looking for someone who can lead the charge on quality for one or more technology areas. You will be capable of getting hands-on with test automation and execution while simultaneously being able to drive overall test planning and quality reporting. You will work in a fast paced environment, interacting directly with engineering teams within the organization as well as multi-functional teams. The nature of the position requires you to have excellinterpersonal skillsills, strong technical and debugging skills, along with a drive to make a difference.

Key Qualifications

  • Solid UNIX OS fundamentals
  • Experience with Python and C programming
  • Highly motivated, creative, and organized
  • Strong Verbal and Communication Skills
  • Proven ability to ramp up quickly on both new technologies and appropriate existing technologies.


Own overall testing and quality of the technologies for which you are responsible Design, develop and own automated tests for new and existing product features Investigate and analyze issues spanning across the hardware and software interaction layers Work closely with engineering and project management team to ensure quality releases

Education & Experience

MS in CS / EE or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements