Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?
Role: We are looking for experienced Automation and Software Tools Engineers to create tools and automated tests to improve feature and component testing of Amazon devices and software.
In addition, you will be responsible for building tools and test infrastructure that support features or regression tests. Software Development Engineers in Test create tools and automation that allow black box, gray box, and white box testing techniques.
Software Development Engineers in Test are able to understand software internals, debug problems using log files, and create automation for UI, cloud, app, front-end and/or back-end applications. They work with Software Development Engineers to understand features and technical implementation. They also work with groups such as Product Management, User Experience Design, and Customer Support to understand customer usage models and develop test tools that approximate real-world environments and regression tests.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field and years relevant work experience, or relevant work experience
5+ years experience in a test or development role as part of a product development organization which has delivered consumer oriented products
Knowledge of QA methodology and tools
Experience in Python/Java coding and user-level automation
Experience working closely with development and business teams to communicate problem impacts and to understand business requirements.
Experience in the domain of Machine Learning and Computer Vision
Ability to speak and write in additional languages beyond English to assist internationalization test execution
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
Familiarity with building iOS and Android application automation tests
Strong skills and familiarity with app automation tools like Appium, UI Automator, Swift, and other relevant techniques
Comfortable communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings
Amazon is an equal opportunity employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.