Home Ecosystem Quality Engineering Engineer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200173852
Home enables an entire ecosystem of secure and intelligent home connectivity. We are developing technologies and crafting experiences that redefine the way people harmonize with the world around them. The Home Quality Engineering team is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to drive quality efforts in our 3rd Party Ecosystem initiatives. You will be defining the test strategy for validation of HomeKit accessory programs, testing Home features with the latest accessories and working with multi-functional partners on quality processes. You should join the Home QE team if you want to help deliver amazing experiences in the Apple Home ecosystem.

Key Qualifications

  • Ten plus years experience in quality assurance leading or managing validation of consumer products, features and/or services1
  • Experience developing E2E test strategies, test plans & cases for certification of a product or feature
  • Proven understanding in wireless technologies used within Smart Home Automation and IoT space eg. Wifi, Bluetooth, Zigbee, Thread
  • Proficient with scripting test cases in Python or other programming languages
  • Comfortable working multi-functionally throughout an organization and with external customers
  • Validated ability to provide technical advice, leadership, and direction to more junior engineers
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills, including ability to present ideas and program status to Senior Apple Leadership
  • Dedicatedly passionate and inquisitive about Smart Home Automation and IoT space; seeking to pursue everyday problems in innovative ways
  • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude
  • Ability to stay focused and prioritize a heavy workload while achieving outstanding quality
  • We value your passion for the Smart Home


As a Senior Home Ecosystem QE Engineer, you will be technical hands on working on protocol, API, and end-to-end testing of the software stack as well as drive your E2E test strategy vision. You will help define, improve, and ensure extraordinary user experience with the latest accessories, concentrating on unreleased products and working hand in hand with partners to bring new accessories into the ecosystem. We are looking for highly reciprocal and motivated team members with a real passion for quality engineering in home automation. WWDC 2018: https://developer.apple.com/videos/play/wwdc2018/231/ (https://developer.apple.com/videos/play/wwdc2018/231/)

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements