Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Less than 5 years experience  •  e-Commerce

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/10/17
Seattle, WA
Less than 5 years experience
e-Commerce
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/10/17

Software Quality Assurance Engineer


DESCRIPTION

The Amazon Devices team designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics, including the best-selling Kindle family of products. We have also produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon E-Readers, and Amazon Echo.

What will you help us create?

Do you have a passion for consumer electronics? Do you want to enhance the quality of software for the latest tablets, e-readers, audio devices and the back-end infrastructure that supports them? If so, the Device to Customer (D2C) Demo team needs you! We are working on best-in-class demo retail demo experiences for the broad family of Amazon devices. We work on interesting projects, strive for a great work-life balance and have fun working on the latest devices before they hit the stores!

If you are a talented, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic Quality Assurance Engineer who is passionate about quality and delivering the best customer service, then we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities

· Development of test strategies and creation of appropriate test harnesses.
· Work with a team of quality engineering professions to ensure the highest quality product delivery.
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· Work with developers to identify the root cause and resolve issues.
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· Use professional software engineering practices & best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
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· Communicate with internal/external teams and management on requirements and status updates.
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· Work in test driven development and establish test infrastructures
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· Automate the validation of user interfaces.
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· Interact and coordinate test activities among multiple teams
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· Experience developing in Java, Javascript.
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· Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 3+ years of experience as part of a test team
· BS in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience
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· 3+ years of experience in QA methodology and tools.
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· 3+ years of experience in industry standard test automation tools and experience in developing product test harnesses and instrumenting products to gather test results.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Shows creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness
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· Comfortable communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings
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· Experience with evaluating and integrating open source and in house developed tool sets
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· Strong understanding of automation and how to apply where possible
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· Comfort and familiarity with common data structures, algorithms and collections.
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· Familiar with the Eclipse IDE or logical equivalent.
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· Strong organizational skills, tracking multiple test executions simultaneously and are able to synthesize the results
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· Proficient in an object oriented programming language.

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