Software Developer in Test - HomeKit

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200506057
The Home Team builds the technologies which power a robust ecosystem of Apple and Partner products working together to create a seamlessly living experience. Come help revolutionize the way people interact with their living spaces in delightful ways. The Home Quality Engineering team is seeking a high motivated Software Developer in Test to help integrate and adapt Apple’s existing automated test infrastructure technologies to both single and multi-device integration and system tests. In this role you will be exposed to multiple wireless network technologies and protocol stacks along with Cloud based infrastructure and a blend of real and simulated test devices.


You will join our Quality team that will be validating new Apple Home features for iOS, tvOS, watchOS and macOS devices to enable new experiences for our users. You will develop innovation ideas to tackle complex automation scenarios, expand Home Test Framework capabilities and maintain lab infrastructure. You will work with Home Quality engineers and cross functional partners to write and deploy new test cases running on a daily cadence to improve the quality of Apple Home. Learn more about HomeKit at

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years working in an equivalent Software Development in Test Role
  • Design and develop innovative ideas that tackle automation and execution problems
  • Experience automating functional & stress test cases using real and simulated devices
  • Experience with object-oriented languages such a C++, Objective-C and scripting languages such as Python
  • Experience with XCTest and Swift desirable
  • Passion for building and maintaining automated test infrastructure/labs and monitoring dashboards
  • Ability to work in a rapid development cycle with tight schedules
  • Excited to take on challenges, learn new technologies and adapt infrastructure for new programs

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science.

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.