Amazon

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

2 days agoSunnyvale, CA

DESCRIPTION

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.

The Role:
As a Software Quality Assurance Engineer - Audio, you will work with consumer application testing expertise. You will join the team of hands-on, pro-active, self-motivated and seasoned SQA professionals. In this role, you will:

  • Create test plans and test cases
  • Efficiently execute test cases across all functional areas of our products
  • Review product user interface for conformity to design guidelines
  • Find, isolate, document, regress, and track bugs through resolution
  • Interpret and report testing results, and be a vocal proponent for quality in every phase of the development process
  • Work with Software Development Engineers to understand the overall technical architecture and how each feature is implemented


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in Acoustics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience testing audio or speech related features in SW or HW products


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Audio product experience with wireless consumer electronics
  • Experience with voice quality using HEAD ACQUA and telecommunication standards; ITU-T, ETSI
  • Hands-on experience using HATS, microphones, sound level meters, and acoustic labs
  • Demonstrated expertise in black, white box and grey box testing methodologies, experience with standard QA and development tools, and the ability to operate within short release cycles
  • Highly methodical test discipline, applicable to all product UI
  • Creativity and initiative to improve product coverage and effectiveness
  • Hands-on experience in testing Linux/Android-based devices
  • Solid understanding of QA tool development chains and environments
  • Experience coding and scripting in python/Matlab/perl/BASH
  • Familiarity with WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n and Bluetooth
  • Familiarity with acoustics, psycho-acoustics, speech processing and speech recognition
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 #LI-AN1

Client-provided location(s): Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1510682

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