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Software Dev Engineer-Test

Software Dev Engineer-Test

Job ID 
478390
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
8/29/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile devices like the Kindle family of products. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc. Since then, we have worked to produce best-selling tablets with breakthrough hardware technology, e-readers that have revolutionized reading, and Fire TV, a tiny yet powerful way to watch the best movies and TV shows in the comfort of your living room. What will you help us create?
Work hard. Have fun. Make history.


The Role: As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design and develop innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment.
You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a Software Development Test Engineer, you will develop, execute and maintain software to test the product. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles. 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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • 3+ years of experience in software development and testing in Java, C++ or C#, Python
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • Experience building and designing test cases including knowledge of test methodologies
  • Experience with API automation testing including unit test automation frameworks
  • Experience with Android, iOS or other mobile application development or testing
  • Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment and utilizing virtual machines
  • Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience developing product test harnesses
  • Experience with open source tools and resources
  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills