Apple Media Products (AMP) - Senior Software QA Engineer

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200425645
What happens when the world’s most innovative engineers' and creative storytellers' collaborate? TV gets reinvented. Meet the re-inventors: The Apple TV Services teams build and manage the Apple TV app as well as tvOS, which redefined and refined the way people watch their favorite shows, movies, and so much more — including everything they love from the major subscription services. Today, these teams also lead one of the most exciting new realms at Apple: They bring viewers the critically acclaimed and award-winning Apple Originals on Apple TV+. And they’ve engineered it so Apple TV+ can be enjoyed not only on Apple devices but also directly on many new televisions and third-party streaming devices. The TV quality engineering (QA) team is looking for a senior QA to bring automation and testing experience to the core quality team. This engineer will help ensure quality on our video app with a mix of manual testing, automation triage, and tooling support.

Key Qualifications

  • Expert in quality engineering possesses a high level of technical and problem-solving skill
  • Expertise in deploying automated tests in a large, complex product ecosystem
  • Excited and motivated to discover and diagnose the most exciting and complex software issues; champions of amazing user experiences. The strong desire to positively impact products shipping to users is a must-have
  • Skills and experience deploying tooling in support of quality engineering
  • Deep experience and knowledge of video technologies are not required, but it is added advantage
  • Knowledge of networking technologies, proxies, and networking debugging tools is desired
  • Candidates with command line skills and scripting languages like Python are heavily advantageous
  • Excellent problem-solvers and refuse to get stuck or blocked; given a difficult problem, able to use their creativity and ingenuity to find a solution or build one themselves

Description

We are looking for a passionate and expert senior tester to join our growing AppleTV QA team. You’ll join a tight-knit team of quality engineers tasked with ensuring the highest quality standards in our TV App and video delivery experience across an armada of embedded AppleTV devices. In this role, you will join a large-scale effort to deliver AppleTV to as many of our users as possible. In addition to manual testing, we rely on automated test technologies to augment testing efforts and inspire confidence in release quality on a huge number of supported platforms. On this team, you will focus on manual testing, triaging automated test data, defining and crafting new tests for new features, and developing useful tools related to quality engineering.

Education & Experience

A graduate degree relevant to computer science or equivalent

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 programs. 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 programs that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education, and give you special employee pricing on Apple products.
  • Apple benefits programs 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.