Health Software Regulatory QA Manager

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


Posted: Jan 3, 2019
Role Number: 200009887
The Health Software Quality team is looking for a talented QA Manager to build and lead a group of Regulatory QA Engineers. This team is responsible for ensuring our Health related applications are high quality, user-focused, and in accordance with FDA and ISO regulations. We're looking for an amazing leader who would like to play a key role qualifying iOS and watchOS Health applications and the frameworks that support them. We work in an energizing environment that is fast-paced and relies heavily on a tight relationship between Development and QA. As a member of our fast-paced group in Apple Health, you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape and improve the software that allows our products to delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every day.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience as a SQA Manager or Program Manager preferably for consumer electronics
  • Broad knowledge of FDA Quality System Regulations and ISO Standards
  • Extensive experience in IEC 62304
  • Team Builder: Proven track record demonstrating the ability to attract, hire, motivate and develop the best engineers
  • Exec Presence: Ability to summarize key points and tie them back to the customer experience
  • Technically Agile: Ready to deep dive into technical areas when needed but also discuss these topics to a non-technical audience
  • Priority Driven: At ease working in a continually changing, dynamic environment and driving top issues to resolution
  • Understands and practice a balanced approach to managing the team and the projects you are responsible for
  • Highly organized, creative, motivated, and passionate about achieving results
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to facilitate close interaction with development teams, management, and other organizations within Apple
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver with meticulous attention to detail


In this position you will lead a team of QA engineers that test applications and features that are part of Apple’s efforts in regulated health software. Your team will be responsible for functional testing of applications including Health, ECG, and Heart. Your team’s primary focus will be ensuring the quality and compliance of any health related software feature that will be regulated by the FDA. You should be at ease working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment in which developing and cultivating partnerships with multi-functional teams is key to longterm success. You will need to have a start up mindset, always looking for creative ways to take on problems and increase the team’s impact at Apple.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent on-the-job experience in QA

Additional Requirements

  • Experience in the Medical and/or Health industry is a plus