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Quality Assurance Engineer

Quality Assurance Engineer

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Audible, Inc.
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Software Development
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Job Description

Are you a software or quality engineer passionate about optimizing development and testing lifecycle via tools and process automation?
Qualified candidates will need to programmatically test the product, measure test coverage, develop the best automation, drive testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas. The test software you will build should expose API defects in production level code as well as defects at the component and feature integration prospective. You should command the skill to communicate clearly and effectively. Candidates will need to define test plans, test specifications, test suites, test cases as well as design tools for unit, functional and performance testing in a programmatic manner.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree (or higher) in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience as a QA Engineer, Software Developer or an SDET.
  • 3+ years of expertise in automation using a programing language.
  • Expert level with Java/C++ or other OO languages
  • Experience in designing and building test tools and systems
  • Expert Knowledge of QA Methodologies and software life cycle
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting/problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML, and web client technologies
  • Unix and/or Linux; Unix tools and basic Unix scripting languages
  • Strong knowledge of Oracle/SQL

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent object oriented analysis and design skills (OOA/OOD)
  • Experience with scripting languages plus (Perl/Ruby/Python, JavaScript, etc)
  • Experience in test automation for mobile applications and devices
  • Experience with test and behavior driven development
  • Good understanding of Continuous Integration and Deployment processes
  • Experience with but not limited to JUnit/TestNG, JBehave (or other BDD framework), Selenium, mock objects
  • Solid grounding in computer science fundamentals; Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Proficient in building web applications
  • Be able to thrive in an ambiguous environment - where change is the only constant.
  • Be a team player with high energy.
  • Strong verbal and communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and an out of the box thinker.
  • Results oriented and with a strong customer focus.
  • Understanding of application architecture and technology infrastructure

Audible is an Equal Opportunity Employer-Minority/ Female/ Disability/ Vet