Amazon

Quality Assurance Engineer II

2 months agoSeattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

Prime Gaming is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to be the customer advocate and owner of the customer experience for our product.

Prime Gaming is a leader in the games subscription business with benefits available to all Amazon Prime members geared at making Prime a no-brainer for game players. Games have the power to connect communities at a massive scale, and in this role, you'll dive deep into the gaming community and help create new experiences and opportunities for connection.

The ideal candidate will will be able to understand software internals, debug problems, automate repetitive tasks with scripting tools or user-level automation tools, see both business and quality perspectives, enjoy working with data, developers, and gamers, and have test plan creation, test case design, and test automation skills. You will work closely with stakeholders in business development, production, marketing, account management, design, engineering, and multiple 3rd party game developers to ensure consistent launches on time with a high quality bar

If you have these traits and are excited about making a big impact in the game industry, building innovative solutions, and working with top tier software and video game developers, we're looking for you!

Responsibilities:
• Identify use cases, create test plans, define test strategies, and create manual and automated test cases
• Lead a team of manual testers to perform full end to end testing of content released by Prime Gaming
• Review feedback, investigate possible issues, and work with different teams to resolve customer issues
• Exhibit a high attention to detail and maintain low error rates
• Contribute to a positive team environment and proactively help team members to meet and exceed team quality standards and goals
• Regularly report to stakeholders on the quality and reliability of our products

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 5+ years of QA experience and knowledge of QA tools and methodologies
• 1+ year of basic C++ and/or Python programming
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar technical field, or 1+ years of equivalent experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Game industry experience (2+ years) working on cross-platform games or on live services teams.
• Ability to operate within short live service release cycles
• PC, Console, and Mobile testing experience.
• Solid understanding of QA tool development chains and environments.
• Familiarity with service-oriented architecture and product development lifecycles (including C++, Java, XML, messaging protocols, and Web Services).
• Creativity and initiative to improve product coverage and effectiveness.
• Ability to understand functional and technical specifications and analyze data and output logs
• Advanced coding skills
• High attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously
• Demonstrated experience in leading QA effort on large-scale software projects or deliverables
• High attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously

Here at AWS, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences (including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences). Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.

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