WebKit Compatibility Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Santa Clara, CA
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

WebKit Compatibility Engineer

  • Job Number: 112925307
  • Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
  • Posted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The Safari and WebKit team is responsible for Safari, the world’s fastest web browser. WebKit is also the name of the iOS and macOS framework that powers Safari, Mail, iBooks, and many other applications. As a WebKit Compatibility Engineer you will be responsible for analyzing web content to understand compatibility and performance problems in Safari and WebKit.

Key Qualifications

  • Detailed knowledge of web standards such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and the DOM.
  • Basic knowledge of macOS, iOS, and web browsers.


You will be responsible for identifying and analyze cases where Safari fails to properly display and execute web content. Specific job duties will include: Analyzing web pages to create reduced test cases for compatibility problems. Narrowing down bugs reported in WebKit applications. Creating test cases for new and existing web technologies.


BS or equivalent

Additional Requirements

Working knowledge of Objective-C, Xcode. Basic C/C++ programming skills. Basic python programming skills. Experience with open source projects and source control, including svn and git

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