Amazon

Software Development Test Engineer - New Initiative

3+ months agoSeattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

We are looking for high caliber Software Development Engineers in Test to start a project with strategic significance and high exposure. In this initiative we will tackle some of the most intriguing problems in software architecture design and building highly scalable services.

This role requires deep technical expertise, excellent leadership skills, and ability to hit the ground running. You will be responsible for solving algorithmically complex problems, front end and backend services that can scale to millions of requests and deployed globally delivering an exceptional customer experience. As innovators we embrace new technology, you will be empowered to choose the right highly scalable and available technology to solve complex problems.

This team is a great fit for you if
• You enjoy working with a fun team that prides itself on a great work environment with an inclusive group of people that are working together towards a common goal.
• You are sensitive to customer needs and interested in working on a service that will be used, directly and indirectly, by millions of customers and has a meaningful impact to their functions and interactions.
• You'd like to be directly responsible for solving real customer problems.
• You are a passionate learner and are motivated to take on new challenges.
• You want to have fun; surround yourself with a highly talented pool of engineers that like to solve complex problems, but also enjoy work life balance.

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BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
• Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
• 3+ years of software development and testing experience
• Experience with at least one modern object-oriented programming language such as Java, C++, or C#
• Computer Science fundamentals experience in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
• Experience building test plans and designing test cases including knowledge of test methodologies

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience with at least one modern object-oriented programming language such as Java, C++, or C#
• Computer Science fundamentals experience in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
• Experience building test plans and designing test cases including knowledge of test methodologies
Experience working with development and business teams to communicate problem impacts and to understand business requirements.
• Creativity and initiative to improve product test coverage and effectiveness
• Strong verbal and written communication skills - including communicating cross-functionally and across management levels
• Experience with Android, IOS or other mobile application development or testing is a plus
• Experience with API automation testing including unit test automation frameworks
• Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience developing product test harnesses

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Job ID: Amazon-1474926