Software Developer in Test (SDET)

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200169795
The Technology Development Group (TDG) is working with some of Apple's most advanced and exciting technologies, including augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) explorations. As a member of our fast-paced organization, you will have the opportunity to be part of a rapidly evolving team, driving experiences that will delight and inspire millions of people . We’re looking for a creative and motivated Software Developer Engineer with excellent problem solving and communication skills. This position requires strong technical ownership and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of Software Development on Apple platforms and a background in QA or System Test on consumer-facing hardware/software products.

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience with development on Apple platforms.
  • Experience in C or C++
  • Familiarity with OS concepts and low level system software and drivers
  • Strong knowledge of Unix and Unix shell scripting.
  • Demonstrated ability to own a complete functional area of an application or product.
  • Good understanding of software QA methodologies & practices.
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
  • Ability to solve difficult problems with innovative and maintainable solutions.
  • Must be detail oriented and strive for product excellence.


- Own a technical area and deliver polished software tools and apps for it. - Develop and maintain high quality tools for testing new features and frameworks. - Work with engineers on understanding and using in development frameworks. - Regress, isolate, and report all issues found during testing. - Work cross-functionally with other QA teams, Developers and Project Managers. - Be a vocal proponent for quality internally and externally. - Report status on a regular basis.

Education & Experience

Bachelors degree or equivalent industry experience required.

Additional Requirements

  • - Ability to triage and solve problems involving user/kernel boundary, multi-threading and synchronization
  • - In-depth understanding of iOS and OS X.
  • - Experience in 3D programming (SceneKit/RealityKit)
  • - Experience in 3D engines (Unity/Unreal)
  • - Objective C and Swift
  • - Familiarity with Computer Vision and Machine Learning.