Software Quality Assurance Engineer - Performance


The Amazon Devices team designs and engineers customer-obsessed consumer electronics, including the best-selling Kindle, Kindle Fire Tablets, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Dash, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

Work hard. Have fun. Make history.


The Amazon Fire OS team is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to drive world class quality in the software platform that makes a one of a kind experience today, and will enable exciting new capabilities tomorrow. The successful candidate will be obsessed with quality improvement and automating tests for regression and new features. Responsibilities include understanding customer use cases, diving deep into the software development, and developing QA approaches to measure confidence in the product. You will work directly with development teams, test automation engineers, and peer QA teams to iteratively improve our software development process.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of industry experience in software development or test
  • Knowledge of Python
  • Knowledge of SQA methodology and tools

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree
  • Experience with embedded systems, consumer devices, or mobile apps
  • Experience programmatically testing products, measuring test coverage, measuring product performance, developing the best automation, driving testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a track record of working effectively with development engineering and other functions
  • Fluency in programmatic-level testing and user-level automation
  • Good analytical skills, including strong ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems
  • Understand and drive appropriate performance metrics for devices and applications

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer-Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation


Meet Some of Amazon's Employees

Mae M.

Senior UX Designer

Mae integrates human-centered design into tools that enable business partners to operate efficiently and intuitively. She analyzes customer needs and pain points to improve designs.

Heather Z.

Director of Alexa Engagement

Heather focuses on building great customer experiences for Alexa users. She heads a team of technical and creative professionals who bring the product to life.

Back to top