GPU Software Test Engineer

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200199307
Apple’s Interactive Media Group (IMG) provides the media and graphics software foundation across all of Apple's innovative products, from iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, to Apple TV, iTunes, and macOS, as well as Apple’s professional and consumer applications. IMG drives Apple’s media experiences with core technologies such as Metal, QuickTime, OpenGL, OpenCL, Core Audio, Quartz Composer, Core Video, Core Animation, and more.

Key Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of QA/QE experience.
  • Strong macOS or IOS skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and deductive reasoning skills
  • Creative thinker and passionate about quality


IMG’s GPU Software team is seeking an experienced, self-motivated quality engineer with a passion for making the iOS and macOS experience the best it can be. You will work with the latest Apple products, ensuring that the graphic's experience is the best in the world. In this role, testing efforts will target GPU SW technologies (Metal, display and compositing frameworks to name a few) for embedded and desktop platforms working closely with engineering teams to ensure product quality. The QA effort includes hands-on functional testing, bug reporting/regression, maintaining test guidelines, and development and execution of automated tests. Supporting the Metal ecosystem is key for this role. The successful candidate should have a strong aptitude for learning new technologies, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to drive sophisticated and exciting projects. Strong collaboration with engineering teams and an ability to thrive under pressure are key skills required to succeed in this role. DAY TO DAY DUTIES: Execute manual & automated testing, passionate about Metal technologies Support development cycle of 3rd party applications. Analyze test results of automated system, conduct defect isolation by means of data-mining and comparative analysis Provide status reports for the team, multi-functional partners, and management

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in EE, CS, or related field or Equivalent Experience.. .

Additional Requirements

  • Here are other skills that will be nice to have:
  • Solid understanding of UNIX-based systems and command-line tools for debugging, analysis, and automation.
  • Experienced in Bash or Python