USB Validation Engineer

Shanghai, Shanghai, China


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200376277
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. This position is offered in Apple's System QA department within Product Integrity organization. The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they build the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it.

Key Qualifications

  • BS/MS in EE/CS or relevant experience
  • 3-5 years QA experience
  • Experience testing computer accessories (USB, Thunderbolt devices)
  • Experience working with multi-functional teams to build up test environment and identify tests
  • Generate and complete validation plans for IP level and system level use cases
  • A proven track record demonstrating the ability to aim to achievements and goals
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills, with native fluency in Mandarin-Chinese and proficiency in English
  • Ability to think creatively, problem-solve, and innovate


In this role, you will ensure interoperability of different vendor USB devices to work with Apple silicon. Additionally, you are responsible for analyzing and reporting test results, and working with engineering teams, program managers, and other QA teams to identify risk areas and characterize defects that rarely reproduce. Lastly, you are hands on, handling defect tracking, publishing test plans, reporting, and running test case execution by the test team. We may expect you to have excellent communication skills in both English and Mandarin. You may have a strong background in Quality Assurance.

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • - Experience with using USB/Thunderbolt/PCIe protocol analyzers
  • - Automation script development using Python or Shell Scripting
  • - Experience developing resource plans
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.