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?
Work hard. Have fun. Make history. Role:
We are looking for a Device Lab Engineer to help and own our product lab’s current capabilities and its growth’s strategic planning. The successful candidate will be obsessed with quality improvement, help to generate and collect data to increase operational efficiency.
Responsibilities include maintaining all aspects of the Fire OS device labs, supports spaces and equipment resources, including hardware and software, update all lab infrastructure, equipment, and software configurations. Ensure availability of test equipment and parts. Understanding customer use cases, strong device/system troubleshooting skills down to component and software levels. Organize and maintain stock of critical test equipment, third party devices, prototype devices for troubleshooting and debug.
You will work directly with development teams, test automation engineers, and peer QA teams to iteratively improve our software development process.
Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
Setup and scripting experience in Linux environments.
Experience in debugging/troubleshooting hardware and networking issues
Experience with embedded systems, consumer devices, or mobile apps
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a track record of working effectively with development engineering and other function
Superior analytical skills, including strong ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems
A basic understanding of network troubleshooting
Strong attention to detail and organization skills.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work autonomously, set standards and work directly with software and hardware teams