CI Automation Tooling Engineer

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Software and Services


Role Number:200545057
The Xcode team provides the tools to develop software for Apple’s innovative macOS, iOS, watchOS, tvOS and visionOS platforms. Because tools are our products, software engineers on the Xcode team have the unique and rewarding opportunity to apply personal experience to enhance and augment the tools they use every day. The Xcode team is looking for an experienced Software Development Engineer in Test with a passion for building and maintaining test infrastructure and CI systems to enhance developer workflow efficiency and productivity.


We’re looking for a highly creative, diligent, and self-motivated individual to design and manage CI systems which are crucial for the product Testing and Integration stages. You will make decisions about how to architect engineering and integration workflows, considering both short- and long-term goals. You’ll design, implement, and deploy automation and workflow changes to improve the engineering workflow efficiency. You'll actively analyze CI failures to root cause system failures and test failures and either address them or work with other teams to maintain a high bar for CI reliability. You will develop innovative solutions that tackle automation and execution problems in CI systems to reduce maintenance costs. At Apple you’ll find that we: - Provide technical guidance, software architectural review, and mentorship - Have an encouraging and growth-focused workplace culture - Maintain a work-life balance

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent Object Oriented programming skills (Preferred: Swift, Objective-C, or Python)
  • Excellent in designing, extending, and maintaining test infrastructure
  • Passion for continuously identifying and automating manual steps in your daily work
  • Sophisticated system-level debugging and root-cause analysis skills
  • Experienced with large scale deployment and management of CI and integration environments
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to collaborate and effectively communicate across teams

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits