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Sr. SW Development Engineer in Test

Sr. SW Development Engineer in Test

Job ID 
594312
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
11/9/2017
Company 
Amazon.com Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

How often have you had an opportunity to be a founding member of a team that is tasked with solving a huge business problem through innovative technology? Would you like to know more about how computer vision and machine learning can be used to solve these problems? If this sounds intriguing, then we’d like to talk to you about a role on an Amazon team within the Amazon Devices organization (Fire Tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo and more) that's tackling a set of problems requiring significant innovation.

We are looking for a passionate, hard-working, and talented Senior Software Engineers in Test to join our fast paced, start-up like environment to help invent the future.

As a Sr. SDET on this team you will be building test automation, infrastructure and responsible for testing new design/architectural choices, which have a significant impact on our systems, business, and most importantly, customers. You will be working directly with Developers, UX Designers, Product Managers, and TPMs to ensure quality development and quality of our applications and platforms.

The ideal candidate will have industry-leading technical abilities and excellent communication skills. This person should have a combination of in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the mobile application software, and knowledge of object oriented design principles. The test software you build should expose defects in hardware, services, and application code as well as defects at component and feature integration levels.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years of experience as a developer, QA Engineer, or as an SDET
  • 5+ years of experience in Java or C development, or white box testing
  • 5+ years of experience in C++, Python, Shell, or Java
  • 7+ years of experience programmatically testing consumer products, measuring test coverage, developing the best automation, driving testability and diagnosing ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Deep understanding on Android or IOS operating system highly desired
  • Experience with open source test tools
  • API automation testing including working experience with unit test automation frameworks
  • Ability to triage issues, react well to changes, work with teams and ability to multi-task on multiple products and projects
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience building test frameworks for creating applications on various platforms
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment

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