Platform QA Engineer

Munich, Bavaria-Bayern, Germany
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Role Number:200412220
The Technology Development Group is looking for an exceptional QA engineer to help us build the next generation of Augmented Reality (AR) interactive solutions for Apple platforms. As a member of our fast-paced team, you will have a unique and rewarding opportunity to work on groundbreaking technology and drive end-to-end quality that will result in customer experiences that surprise and delight. Quality is an important aspect of our products, and as a Platform Quality QA Engineer you will have a significant impact on helping to deliver functional and stable products to our internal development teams and millions of customers. We’re looking for someone with an upbeat personality, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and passion for a positive user experience that can thrive in a constantly evolving environment.

Key Qualifications

  • 2+ years of QA experience, preferably on consumer hardware/software products
  • Enthusiasm for user-focused design and high-quality user experiences
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver with meticulous attention to detail
  • At ease and adaptable in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are needed to facilitate close interaction with peers, management, development teams, and other organizations within Apple

Description

We are looking for a self-motivated individual with strong technical and communication skills, as well as a deep curiosity about software quality. You will be responsible for functional testing for various platforms, with special emphasis on application-level functionality. You will design and implement test plans, test cases, risk analysis, and integration testing across Apple platforms. You will need to identify critical issues affecting software quality, escalate them to engineering teams and senior leadership, and communicate the impact of those issues to the broader organization. Other responsibilities include end-to-end testing of small and large scale software features across multiple platforms, daily bug reviews of critical issues affecting software quality, and designing and reviewing test plans in alignment with different QA teams.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent QA experience

Additional Requirements

  • Knowledge of Unix and Unix shell scripting
  • Knowledge in one or more scripting or programming languages, including Swift, Objective-C, and Python
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some weekends
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