The Amazon Books team is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to drive world class quality in the software platform that makes Kindle a one of a kind experience today, and will enable exciting new capabilities tomorrow.
The successful candidate will be obsessed with quality improvement and automating tests for regression and new features.
Responsibilities include understanding customer use cases, diving deep into the software development, and developing QA approaches to measure confidence in the product.
You will work directly with development teams, test automation engineers, and peer QA teams to iteratively improve our software development process.
Basic qualifications :
BS in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience
3+ years of QA experience
Deep knowledge of QA methodology and tools
Ability to understand technical specifications and analyze log files
Ability to write test plan for the feature, execute and maintain.
Knowledge in Java / Perl / Python based automation
Experience in testing Mobile Applications across a wide variety of surfaces
Preferred qualifications :
Knowledge of UNIX environment and Shell scripting
Experience in handheld devices
Experience with embedded systems, consumer devices, or mobile apps
Experience in programmatically testing products, measuring test coverage, developing test frameworks, driving testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a track record of working effectively with development engineering and other functions
Fluency in programmatic-level testing and user-level automation
Superior analytical skills, including strong ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems
Understand and drive appropriate performance metrics for devices and applications