Senior Software QA Manager

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


Role Number:200189570
The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple’s long-held passion for combining art and technology. These are the people who power the App Store, Apple TV, Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and Apple Books. And they do it on a massive scale, meeting Apple’s high expectations with high performance to deliver a huge variety of entertainment in over 35 languages to more than 150 countries. These engineers build secure, end-to-end solutions. They develop the custom software used to process all the creative work, the tools that providers use to deliver that media, all the server-side systems, and the APIs for many Apple services. Thanks to Apple’s unique integration of hardware, software, and services, engineers here partner to get behind a single unified vision. That vision always includes a deep commitment to strengthening Apple’s privacy policy, one of Apple’s core values. Although services are a bigger part of Apple’s business than ever before, these teams remain small, nimble, and cross-functional, offering greater exposure to the array of opportunities here.

Key Qualifications

  • Proven understanding on the following distributed data processing platforms: Spark, Hadoop, Hive
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in one or more of the following technologies: Hadoop ecosystem, Kafka, Flume, HBase, Cassandra, Vertica, Spark.
  • Building tools (apps, scripts, etc) to help with testing efforts
  • Ability to stay focused and prioritize a full workload while achieving extraordinary quality
  • Validated software engineering experience and discipline in design, test, CI/CD practices
  • Excellent presentation skills, distilling complex analysis and concepts into concise business-focused takeaways


The Apple Media Products Analytics QA team is seeking a highly organized and motivated Data backend QA Manager to support one of the fastest growing areas of Apple. You will collaborate with AMP Analytics engineering and Business team members and key partners in AMP Engineering and PM organizations to deliver high-quality products and services to Apple’s customers. The Analytics Core Foundation Quality Manager will be responsible for developing and executing a multi year strategy to consolidate and develop a Core Foundation Data Quality team that oversees quality standards of external datasets powering all Analytics Engineering enrichment pipeline. This position requires a self-motivated individual with solid communication skills with a desire to improve the quality of our systems and drive our automation and CI/CD testing approach.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or Computer related field is desired

Additional Requirements