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Quality Assurance Engineer

Quality Assurance Engineer

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Amazon Corporate LLC
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Systems, Quality, & Security Engineering
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Job Description

The Kindle Reader Engineering team is revolutionizing the way people read books. As a Quality Assurance Engineer you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design and develop innovative consumer products across all the hottest mobile and computing platforms in the industry. This is part of Amazon’s “read anywhere” story.

You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment. You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a QAE, you will develop, execute and maintain tests for our products. QAEs are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance as well as a solid understanding of how to build and test world-ready products.

Candidates must be innovative, creative, flexible, self-directed, and understand quality assurance procedures and methodologies. You will work directly with Developers, PMs, and TPMs to ensure proper development and QA of our websites and apps.

This position is unique because you will be exposed to a wide assortment of different popular phone OS’s in the market like Android and iPhone. Additionally you will get firsthand experience on different OS platforms like Mac OS, Windows and Linux. It’s a dream job for those looking to expand their horizons and try out new development technologies.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field.
  • 3+ years of experience as QA Engineer or SDET.
  • Experience testing on Android / mobile platform.
  • Experience developing in Java.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with open source tools and resources.
  • Understanding of automation and how to apply where possible
  • Comfort and familiarity with common data structures, algorithms and collections.
  • Familiar with the Eclipse IDE or logical equivalent.
  • Proficient in an object oriented programming language.