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Software Development Engineer in Test – Alexa, Echo, Skills

Software Development Engineer in Test – Alexa, Echo, Skills

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Automated testing extraordinaire? Keep reading!

Amazon is a place where builders can build. We are hiring great innovators and can offer them an environment in which they can invent new ways to improve the experience for our customers. We are aggressively seeking a wildly talented and creative Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to champion testing and enforce quality, performance, and scalability to help propel Alexa Skills experiences on Echo and Fire TV.

If you’re not familiar with Alexa and Skills you can learn more here:

If you are holding out for an opportunity to:
  • Make a huge impact as an individual
  • Be part of a team of smart and passionate professionals who will challenge you to grow every day
  • Solve difficult challenges using your expertise in coding elegant, powerful, and practical test solutions

And you are experienced with…
  • Creating effective test plans and designing bulletproof test cases
  • Building automated test frameworks to validate application performance and functionality
  • Following best practices; including a variety of different testing protocols and tools
  • Performing black and white box testing; focusing on great automation
  • Obsessing over creating world class user experiences
  • Succeeding as a key contributor to technical projects
  • Taking ownership and doing whatever it takes to get the job done

And you constantly look for opportunities to…

  • Innovate, simplify, reduce waste, and increase efficiencies
  • Use data to make decisions and validate assumptions
  • Automate processes otherwise performed by humans

Then this is your opportunity.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar discipline
  • 5+ years relevant work experience
  • Computer science fundamentals in object oriented design, data structures, algorithms, and problem solving
  • Experience developing high quality test plans and test cases
  • Experience with code coverage, profiling, and performance/load testing
  • Experience with automation tools and scripting

Preferred Qualifications

  • Communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
  • Working with mobile devices and SDK’s, cloud architecture, web services, and APIs
  • Testing mobile applications on Android or iOS
  • Experience working with SQL

We offer excellent pay, generous stock and bonus plans, great benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401k with matching, and more. Relocation is available for qualified candidates.

Amazon is an equal opportunity employer.

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