HID, Senior Software Engineer in Test

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200194692
Be part of the Health Study QE team responsible for enabling research into the next generation of Health Sensing features. As part of this team you will be focused on testing application software used to collect a wide range of health and sensor data. This includes working with technologies such as ECG and PPG based Heart-rate sensing as well as novel investigative prototype sensors. Testing is focused on macOS, iOS, and watchOS applications that drive unique UI experiences, interface with firmware and low level software drivers, and provide data to processing pipelines. You will be a motivated individual who independently follows up on bugs, collaborates with developers to resolve issues and can understand and discuss technical problems with other QE engineers, development partners and program managers.

Key Qualifications

  • Designing & Developing test automation frameworks and repeatable automated testing solutions
  • Executing automated (70%) and manual (30%) test plans on a variety of hardware and software configurations
  • Building creative new tools, fixtures, and methodologies to stress software features
  • Authoring detailed test plans that cover all E2E functionality and edge cases of a system
  • Partnering with a development team to quickly learn a new application, break it into functional parts, and identify potential weaknesses
  • Understanding the context where an application will be deployed, providing insights to potential failures
  • Crafting quality from an early stage by being involved through the entire project lifecycle
  • Documentation of test cases and code used for test execution
  • Tracking performance, reporting results to management, driving issues to closure
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams, guaranteeing complete test coverage and a flawless end user experience


AN EXCELLENT CANDIDATE WILL: - Have strong test automation background with high proficiency in Python - Deep expertise in developing test automation frameworks, test tools and E2E automation - Passion for quality, enjoy the challenge of breaking things through creative testing - Thrive in uncertain, rapid project schedules, being able to quickly shift priorities and maximize testing time - Knowledge of Mac systems and MacOS/iOS or UNIX variant - UI/UX design or test experience - Experience writing and/or testing standalone software applications - Strive to innovate and try new things, incorporating continuous improvement of testing methods HELPFUL/USEFUL EXPERIENCE: - Cloud services and data processing - iOS Application development experience - Track record of shipping great consumer products - Continuous integration and scheduling systems - Health related test experience

Education & Experience

BS or MS in CS/CPE/EE or related degree

Additional Requirements

  • 3+ years experience with software or application testing
  • 4+ years development or test automation experience in Python/Swift
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills