SWE - OS Build Quality Automation & Tools Engineer

Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200527357
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish! The QA team is seeking an OS Build Quality Automation Engineer. We are responsible for the quality and stability of our daily builds of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS, with a special focus on developing and maintaining automation. We're looking for organized, critical thinkers who would like to play a key role in driving the testing and coordination of QA efforts across multiple platforms. As a member of our fast-paced group, you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape and improve the software that allows our products to delight and inspire millions of Apple’s customers every day.

Key Qualifications

  • A keen eye for quality
  • Experience writing automated UI and non-UI tests in Swift or Python
  • Experience with Xcode, Xcode Cloud, and XCTest/XCUITest is a plus
  • Professional experience working in Software development and testing
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver with meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to investigate, debug and triage difficult problems and independently work towards results
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are needed to facilitate close interaction with peers, management, development teams, and other organizations within Apple
  • Highly organized, creative, and passionate about achieving results
  • Passion for user-focused design & high-quality technology


You will be responsible for developing and maintaining automated testing of first-party applications on iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. You will design and implement test plans, test cases, risk analysis, and integration testing across Apple platforms. You will need to identify and communicate key build quality issues, and work towards resolutions on the critical issues affecting the build quality. If this sounds like it could be of interest, we'd love to hear from you!

Education & Experience

- BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience/skills

Additional Requirements

  • Apple’s most important resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programmes. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. Apple benefits programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. 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, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.