Accessibility Software Quality Engineer - Vision
Apple’s Accessibility Software Engineering Department is seeking a hard-working tester to qualify industry-leading assistive technologies, while ensuring our mainstream software products maintain world-class levels of usability and performance for customers with accessibility needs. We hope to find a candidate with significant experience in quality assurance testing and knowledge of modern assistive technologies.
Experience writing technical bug reports and comprehensive test plans.
Experience using command line interface to collect logs and diagnose problems.
Experience prioritizing, tracking, and driving initiatives daily.
Dedication to Apple’s vision of supporting the accessibility community.
You will join the team that builds Apple’s accessibility products. We test accessibility technologies and collaborate with multi-functional teams inside Apple to ensure our platforms and related features are accessible. You will focus on testing products such as VoiceOver and braille. We will ask you to: Use our products as an assistive technology customer. Analyze bugs across software components. Test new software and hardware features. Document testing in test suites. Perform acceptance and integration testing on daily software releases. Find new and creative solutions for meaningful accessibility problems that will surprise and delight people of all abilities!
Education & Experience
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Human Computer Interaction, or relevant work experience.
Deep knowledge of various assistive technology features, especially Apple’s.
Proficiency in multiple spoken languages.
Experience using VoiceOver, JAWS or other similar assistive technologies
Excellent written and technical interpersonal skills.
An upbeat, adaptable, and results-oriented approach.
A track record of working cross-functionally as a problem solver.
A proactive approach to tasks that demonstrates self-motivation and critical thinking capabilities.