Return to Work Program - Systems QA Engineer

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


Posted: Dec 21, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200023563
Returning to a career after extended time off? Welcome back — and welcome to Apple. Whether you took time off for your family, military service, education, health, or a personal passion project, we value your entire life experience. After all, Apple’s culture depends on a wide range of talent and perspectives. It’s our diverse collective of thinkers and doers that makes innovation possible. That’s why we created the Apple Return to Work program. It features full-time, paid 17-week returnships that provide mentorship, professional development, and networking opportunities, as well as employee benefits. Eligible applicants will have at least five years of relevant work experience and have taken a career break of two or more years. Quality is an important aspect of Apple's innovative products. As a Systems QA Engineer, you will have a significant impact on helping to deliver functional and stable products to millions of customers in a dynamic environment. In this highly visible role, you will help to write and execute test cases. Additionally, you will be responsible for analyzing test results, reporting defects and publishing reports to multi-functional teams.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of SQA or System Test experience
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams to identify tests
  • Understanding of customer scenarios on consumer electronics with embedded software
  • Strong project/time management skills
  • A proven track record demonstrating the ability to work towards achievements and goals
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills to isolate issues


As a System Scenario Test Engineer, you will have responsibilities spanning all aspects of software quality, including: • Develop & publish test plans, test procedures, lead and run test case execution, and track test results. • Screen and review issues generated from manufacturing testing for completeness and quality • Use your QA background to characterize hard to reproduce issues, including hands on testing • Regularly communicate with local multi-functional project management and development teams on test status and technical/project needs

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