Accessibility Software QA Automation Engineer
Are you ready to explore a new application domain with a talented and collaborative team? Apple's Technology Development Group is seeking a skilled Accessibility Software QA Automation Engineer to help us develop and test a suite of graphically intense and highly interactive applications. As a member of our dynamic organization, you will have the rare and rewarding opportunity to craft new technology that will delight and inspire millions of people every single day.
3-5+ years of experience in a Software QA Automation Engineer role, or comparable experience
Experience developing test plans, automating test cases, assessing risk, filing and triaging appropriate defects
Knowledge of software testing methodologies & practices
Ability to triage problems, prioritize accordingly, and propose a resolution
Experience testing mobile applications
Experience in the Software Development Life Cycle (e.g. Code reviews, Git, Pull Requests, working with development teams)
Ability to thrive in a collaborative working environment within your team and beyond
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
As an Accessibility Quality Assurance Automation Engineer you'll need to take an active role in shaping the quality and accessibility of our software. This will demand deep integration with our development engineers, creating automation test plans, bug reporting and triaging, identifying automation tool opportunities, and supporting design reviews. You'll help us identify holes in coverage, actively sync with multi-functional teams to reduce duplication, foster better testing, and resist regressions. A passion for building accessible products is key. We are building a passionate and diverse team that will span a broad range of applications, tools, and frameworks. We need your help to reach Apple's high standards of quality.
Education & Experience
B.S. or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
Comfortable and adaptable in a fast-paced and informal environment with the necessary support
Ability to respond and react to changing priorities quickly and efficiently with expectations communicated well on both sides
Good understanding of software development and the QA life cycle
Familiar with 3D computer graphics concepts a plus
Experience and/or willingness to learn Objective-C / Swift a plus
Experience and/or willingness to learn database languages (e.g. SQL and variants) a plus
Pay & Benefits
At Apple, base pay is one part of our total compensation package and is determined within a range. This provides the opportunity to progress as you grow and develop within a role. The base pay range for this role is between $109,500 and $171,000, and your base pay will depend on your skills, qualifications, experience, and location.
Apple employees also have the opportunity to become an Apple shareholder through participation in Apple’s discretionary employee stock programs. Apple employees are eligible for discretionary restricted stock unit awards, and can purchase Apple stock at a discount if voluntarily participating in Apple’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also receive benefits including: Comprehensive medical and dental coverage, retirement benefits, a range of discounted products and free services, and for formal education related to advancing your career at Apple, reimbursement for certain educational expenses — including tuition. Additionally, this role might be eligible for discretionary bonuses or commission payments as well as relocation. Learn more about Apple Benefits.
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