Amazon.com Software Development Engineer in Test - Amazon Alexa in Seattle, Washington
Interested in Amazon Echo? Come work on it. We’re building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. We’re working hard, having fun, making history; come join us!
We are looking for an individual with a passion for making development teams more efficient and productive. An individual that has the wisdom and know how to create an infrastructure to support a truly world-class product development team. This is an opportunity to build the automated test infrastructure of your dreams.
Build and maintain an automated test infrastructure for a multi-platform product that will be used to validate all aspects of the product operation.
Evaluate product functionality and create test strategies and test cases to assess product quality.
Integrate with SCM infrastructure to establish a continuous build and test cycle.
Establish processes and tools set to maintain automation scripts and generate regular test reports.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field
3-5 years relevant work experience
Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, Python or PERL
2+ years experience in a test or development role as part of a product development organization which has delivered consumer oriented products
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, evaluate alternatives and develop processes and tools as needed to support the organization.
Experience developing in a Linux environment and in utilizing virtual machines
Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience in developing product test harnesses and instrumenting products to gather test results
Experience with test driven development and establishing unit test infrastructures
Experience automating the validating of modern user interfaces and messaging infrastructures
Experience with evaluating and integrating open source and in house developed toolsets
Excellent communication skills and the ability to generate and communicate meaningful development metrics
Expert in software quality and testing methodologies
Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
Experienced in interacting and coordinating test activities amongst multiple teams
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
AMZR Req ID: 481937
External Company URL: www.amazon.com