Senior QA Engineer

New York City, New York, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200248973
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

  • Test and debug new and existing back-end iTunes Store features utilizing SQL and command line log expertise.
  • Analyze business requirements to create testing methodologies that ensure pricing logic adheres to requirements.
  • Interact directly with developers to evaluate testing needs.
  • Work cross-functionally with other teams to ensure projects deploy seamlessly.
  • Become proficient in understanding "the bigger picture" and how different software engineering components are linked together.


We are looking for a hardworking software QA engineer to test the logic behind our agreements system. You have a deep understanding in gray box testing. You are a go-getter with strong critical thinking with attention to detail. You have a keen sense of curiosity to ask the right questions and communicate effectively across the organization. You are able to produce a multifaceted testing approach, and be able to discuss analyze specific features and code changes with developers to produce a refind approach based on incoming changes. Are you passionate about QA? Do you want to make an impact? - Software QA testing experience - Excellent SQL and UNIX skills - Shell scripting experience - Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a meticulous attention to detail - Detailed oriented with exceptional verbal and written skills - Team-player with experience working on cross-functional teams - Self starter, self-motivated, independent, and proactive

Education & Experience

BA/BS/MS in Computer Science, Math, Statistics, or equivalent work experience

Additional Requirements