Application Technologies QA Manager

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200207918
Do you have a passion for all things Apple and a desire to shape the quality of future versions of iOS and macOS? If so, this is the job for you! The Application Technologies Quality Engineering Team is looking for a creative thinker and strong problem solver with meticulous attention to detail. We want to hire an experienced QA Manager to lead a team of dedicated QA Engineers striving to improve Apple products and delight our users. You’ll be involved in key decisions to help shape the future of Apple software and make a difference every day. With your team, you’ll help test updates to Apple products and collaborate with teams across the company to improve software quality.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in Software Quality
  • Comfort managing both black-box and automated aspects of software quality engineering
  • Customer Focused: Passionate about user-focused design, high-quality technology, and what we can do to improve it
  • Team Builder: Proven track record demonstrating the ability to attract, hire, motivate and develop the best engineers
  • Exec Presence: Ability to summarize key points and tie them back to the customer experience
  • Technically Agile: Ready to deep dive into technical areas when needed but also discuss these topics to a non-technical audience
  • Priority Driven: At ease working in a constantly evolving, dynamic environment and driving top issues to resolution
  • Understands and practice a balanced approach to managing the team and the projects you are responsible for
  • Highly organized, creative, motivated, and passionate about achieving results


We are looking for someone to lead a team of QA engineers that focus on manual and automated testing for many applications and technologies within iOS and macOS. We work with other QA and engineering teams across Apple to drive software quality on a daily basis. Additionally, be responsible for a wide range of testing, and tackling new challenges regularly. You’ll be the voice and advocate for quality, help establish best practices, coordinate testing, and look for new and innovative ways to test more effectively. The ideal candidate has excellent written and verbal communications skills, especially with executives to help prioritize improvements. You should thrive when working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment in which developing and cultivating partnerships with multi-functional teams is key to longterm success. An ideal candidate will have a start-up mindset, always looking for creative ways to take on problems and increase the team’s impact at Apple!

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent on-the-job experience in QA

Additional Requirements