Quality Assurance Engineer II


If you have ever bought or sold anything on Amazon, you have touched our Marketplace technology. Amazon's Marketplace business is one of the largest in the world. It is also one of the fastest growing businesses for the longest sustained period of time. The millions of sellers on Amazon Marketplaces list and manage hundreds of millions of products and the product selection they offer keeps growing week over week. The Seller Mobile Platform's vision is to empower sellers to monitor, respond and grow their businesses on Amazon through mobile devices. Seller Mobile Platform team manages the mobile platforms that make it possible for teams across Marketplace to seamlessly integrate with mobile devices.

In the Merchant Technologies Quality Assurance group, we test the software that enables individuals and corporations to sell their products on Amazon.com. Merchant Technologies is a core part of Amazon.com's business and growing at a tremendous rate. We need Quality Assurance Engineers who want to work with systems that scale to the world and invent new and innovative ways for customers to interact with Amazon on their mobile devices.

We solve interesting, real-world challenges - from optimizing content for small screen sizes, developing new ways to sell using mobile devices, overcoming slow networks to inventing different ways customers can interact with mobile devices (iPhone, Android).

We are looking for a talented Quality Assurance Engineer who is enthusiastic about QA strategy and execution, cutting-edge technologies, and working in a fast paced dynamic environment. If you like to drive innovation and are passionate about raising the bar on the customer experience, then we would like to speak with you about opportunities!

Software QA Engineers test code at the user level, both manually and with automated tools. As a QA Engineer on our team, you will work side by side with Software Development Engineers and Product Managers to develop features and evaluate technical implementation. You will also work with groups such as Product Management, User Experience Design, and Customer Support to understand customer usage models to develop your test plans and test suites that exercise real-world scenarios.

Basic Qualifications

Experience testing on Mobile platforms (Android, iOS)

  • Verify software meets the requirements
  • Write test plans & cases
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experienced.
  • Experience in test automation with Java, C++ or C#
  • Perform manual UI testing (Android, iOS)
  • Improve the software development process
  • Advocate for the customer
  • Process creation
  • Strong critical thinking skills

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate gets excited about making certain the user experience is the best possible. The strength of an engineer is the ability to create documentation, creatively improve the software development and QA process, and the finely honed ability to break software in unexpected ways. Candidates must be innovative, creative, flexible, self-directed, and understand quality assurance procedures and methodologies. QAEs work directly with Developers and Project Managers to ensure proper operation of our software. They are responsible for using internal tools that facilitate various processes.

The ideal candidate possesses the following qualifications:

Experience testing on Mobile platforms (Android, iOS)

  • Experience in test automation with Java, C++ or C#
  • Understanding of core Internet technologies
  • Experience interacting and coordinating testing amongst multiple teams
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 2 to 5+ years industry experience testing software.
  • Experience with White Box testing in a Web environment is highly desired.

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