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Quality Assurance Engineer

Quality Assurance Engineer

Job ID 
599258
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
12/4/2017

Job Description

Fire TV client software and service technologies are enjoyed by millions of customers all over the world. We leverage cutting edge technology in client-app frameworks, voice recognition, machine learning, and high availability services to deliver a world class streaming media player to customers. Here you will drive key engineering features that impact Amazon’s long-term vision; which includes Alexa on Fire TV, Smart Home device orchestration, and innovation in the delivery of media entertainment.

As a QAE on the Fire TV QA team, you will champion the quality of our features in our development pipeline using both automated and manual tests, reporting and verifying defects, and signing-off on features and release candidates. You will own authoring and the execution of test plans and test cases. You will have a significant impact in the quality and delivery speed of our software, our business, and most importantly our customers. You will work closely with developers, product managers, and other QA in order to ensure the features we deliver to our customers have a high level of quality. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to propose improvements to our existing processes and automated tools in order to improve the team’s speed, quality and efficiency.

The candidate will have good hands-on experience in test automation and testing, with good knowledge of the core software testing techniques as well as communication, collaboration, analytical, and problem solving skills.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or relevant industry experience
  • 3+ years of experience as a developer, QA Engineer, SDET or similar QA role
  • Knowledge of QA concepts and methodology
  • Experience writing test plans, test automation, and test cases
  • Knowledge of at least one scripting language: Python, Shell Scripting, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience validating consumer user interfaces
  • Experience working as embedded QA exercising AGILE methodologies
  • Experience working closely with development and business teams
  • Experience testing Android and/or iOS applications
  • Shows creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness


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