Core Location Frameworks Automation Engineer

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200369466
The Sensing and Connectivity team creates and seamlessly integrates technologies that enrich people’s lives and deliver the best user experience. We are looking for a highly motivated Software Engineer passionate about building automation to streamline development processes and the Continuous Integration pipeline. We're a friendly team of problem solvers, debuggers, and engineers. This is an opportunity to work in an extremely talented team with the engineers and scientists who deliver technologies underpinning Location Services, such as GPS, Indoor Positioning, iBeacon, Mac Auto Unlock, and many more. In this position, you'll be a key contributor working on projects which support multiple teams of over 100 engineers during all stages of software development. You will be working with engineers to automate, scale, and innovate on our unique development tools and the integration process to maintain peak productivity, to ultimately help build the best location experience for our customers. This is a unique opportunity to work with engineering teams to profoundly impact the quality and efficiency of software delivery.

Key Qualifications

  • A genuine passion for problem solving
  • Excellent scripting skills, preferably in Ruby or Python
  • Proficiency with Git version control and Unix shell scripting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with Mac and/or Unix development and debugging tools
  • Familiarity with automated build, continuous integration, and test automation systems
  • Experience with Apple tooling and development practices is a plus


You will be contributing to our bespoke continuous integration automation system, uniquely tailored for the team's high-level and low-level system needs. Responsibilities for this role include: - Automate verification of source and build quality before integration - Work with cross-functional teams to solicit automation requirements - Write automated tools to facilitate and improve CI capabilities - Extend functionality of existing utilities to monitor for patterns and trends in build/test jobs - Triage, prioritise, and react to events requiring configuration changes - Build tools to enhance bug tracking and code review integration - Produce unified solutions that scale and apply to many development teams

Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience with data analysis or server-side engineering / DevOps is a plus.