Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer - Camera

Job 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, 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?

The Role:

We are looking for an experienced test engineer capable of working closely with development teams to monitor performance and drive software and imaging quality higher. We are currently developing innovative new features, and we’re looking for top test engineers to ensure our very high quality bar is met and raised. In this role, you will:

  • Create and maintain software regression systems for current and new software projects
  • Design and build bespoke test equipment for lab usage
  • Ensure release criteria is met for product builds
  • Write test plans and perform coverage analysis
  • Develop innovative and flexible solutions to test challenging areas, especially in imaging/cameras
  • Build test solutions where the problem is not well defined
You will be:
  • A curious and creative person with ideas and a breadth of areas to draw on
  • A questioning and logical thinker devoted to fearlessly driving quality higher by performing root cause analysis for bugs
  • A hands-on team player willing to do what is required
  • Able to work with a minimum of technical supervision and supplemental engineering support, while responding efficiently to multiple priorities

Basic Qualifications

  • 7+ years of overall test/QA experience
  • Experience in using Python/Perl for automated test frameworks
  • Bachelor of Engineering or similar technical background (Maths, Physics, Computer Science)
  • Experience with Camera and imaging domain
  • Experience with device testing, e.g. phones/tablets/cameras

Preferred Qualifications

  • C/C++
  • Git and gerrit, continuous integration systems
  • Some knowledge of or interest in computer vision
  • Familiarity with controlling lab equipment
  • Electronics experience

Lab126 is part of the, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation


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Guneet leads the Hardware Reliability Development Team that works on the Kindle, Fire, and Amazon Echo family of products. Guneet's team plays an essential role in making products like Fire tablets robust and reliable so customers can use them for years.

Cicie W.

Technical Program Manager, Device Software

Cicie oversees the Software Development and Quality Assurance Teams to support products using the Fire operating system. She specifically handles product battery life and thermal mitigation strategies.

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