Our vision is that every Amazon customer will pay with Amazon Pay every time and every place s/he transacts anywhere online. Amazon Pay is a young and growing business in Amazon with a startup culture. The Amazon Pay engineering team is responsible for designing, building, and operating innovative payments solutions for merchants and content providers. It enables customers to send and receive payments for goods or services by using their Amazon accounts from the web, mobile or voice channels. The engineering organization also owns the quality, performance and availability of the Amazon Pay services.
Quality Assurance Engineers at Amazon tests cutting edge applications and products at the user level and code level, both manually and with automated tools. Our QAEs are not pure black box testers, they are able to understand software internals, debug problems using log files, and write automated tests with Scripting tools and/or user-level automated tools. QAEs at Amazon are excellent individual contributors capable of taking up tasks from start to completion with minimal help. QAEs would be responsible for understanding the domain and the product in detail and coming up with the test strategy/planning, coming up with the test cases, driving the test case sign-off processes with the stakeholders, contributing to code level unit tests, test execution and reporting.
Engineering in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.
5+ years of QA experience
Demonstrated experience in test planning, test design, test strategy, and test execution of highly complex systems.
Ability to design and plan testing conditions, test scripts, and test data sets to ensure appropriate and adequate coverage and control.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrated experience in writing clean scripts/code quickly. Preferably Java coding.
Experience in various automations tools and frameworks.
Understanding of QA methodologies, life cycle and processes
Strong organizational skills, able to track multiple test executions simultaneously and synthesize the results.
Comfortable communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings to report on test progress, metrics, issues, and risks.
Experience in Agile/Scrum.
Automation framework development experience.
Experience in payments domain
Experience interviewing and evaluating potential quality assurance engineer new hires.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, especially excellence in technical communications with peers who may be remote.
Ability to drive consensus within a team and influence outcomes in technical decision-making.