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Quality Assurance Engineering - Alexa Data Services

Quality Assurance Engineering - Alexa Data Services

Job ID 
579141
Location 
IN-TS-Hyderabad
Posted Date 
26-09-2017
Company 
Amazon Dev Center India - Hyderabad
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Job Description

Amazon strives to be the world’s most customer-centric company, where customers can research and purchase anything they might want online or offline. We set big goals and are looking for people who can help us reach and exceed them. Kindle is one example of this. Kindle is the best-selling product in the history of Amazon.com, and the Kindle business is one of the most innovative and fastest growing businesses at Amazon.

The Amazon device team designs & engineers high profile consumer electronics, including the best-selling Kindle family of products. We have also produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. We provide customers a fully integrated service with instant access to millions of movies, TV shows, magazines, newspapers, books, songs, apps, and games.

The ADS team is part of Amazon’s speech platform organization that provides speech recognition capabilities for a variety of Amazon products and searches, most visibly, the recently launched Amazon Echo product.

Software Development Engineer in Test is a newly created role to build world class systems for ADS teams.

As a Software Development Engineer in Test II on this team, you will be leading test automation and infrastructure development, test new design and architectural choices which have a significant impact on our systems, our business and most importantly, our customers. You will be working directly with developers, QA Engineers, product Managers, and Technical Program Managers to ensure quality development and quality of our applications and platforms. We are working with exciting new technologies and solving complex automation problems across platforms. If you are creative, customer focused, have a passion for QA and test automation and enjoy working in a fast paced environment, this team is right for you.

The successful candidate will be a recognized role model for their technical abilities.

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field
· 2+ years of experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)
· Server side development experience
· Demonstrated experience in test framework design and development

Preferred Qualifications


· Knowledge of QA methodology and tools, with demonstrated experience in an SDET role
· Object-oriented design and coding skills
· Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
· Coding experience with automated testing frameworks, tools, services, and physical devices
· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
· Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
· Experienced in Agile or Scrum software development methodologies

Professional traits that is not unique to this position, but necessary for Amazon leaders:
· Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
· Exhibits excellent judgment
· Hires great people. Develops great people.
· Has relentlessly high standards
· Thinks strategically, but stays on top of tactical execution
· Expects and requires innovation of her/his team
· Thinks big and has conviction
· Is results oriented
· Has the innate ability to inspire passion in others