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Quality Assurance Engineer-II, Digital Businesses

Location
Canada
Details
Full Time
Yesterday
Job summary
Amazon is looking for a talented and enthusiastic Quality Assurance Engineer to join the Digital Content Platform team. The Digital Content Platform team owns services supporting publishing and purchase of Digital content, including Kindle EBooks, Amazon AppStore for Android, Amazon MP3, Amazon Instant Video etc.,

We hire the world's brightest minds and offer them an environment in which they can invent and innovate to improve the experience for our customers. We want engineers, who will help share and shape our mission to be Earth's most customer-centric company. Amazon's evolution from web site, to e-commerce partner, to development platform, is driven by the spirit of invention that's part of our DNA. We do this daily by solving complex technical and business problems with ingenuity and simplicity. We're making history, and the good news is that we've only just begun. Every day is day one at Amazon!

We are looking for a seasoned and talented Quality Assurance Engineers to serve as the quality lead and strategy owner for large cross-functional projects, scope test requirements, and lead other test engineers in creating quality test plans. You will get the opportunity to define quality metrics for complex products, and identify trends to prevent future defects. You will work closely with Engineering, Product and Program teams as you develop high quality test plans for new features. As a QAE, you will also get multiple opportunities to show your leadership skills and recommend improvements to the way systems are designed and tested across DCCS teams.

Key responsibilities include: Create test strategy, write test plans and design test cases
Help define and lead the Quality Assurance process
  • Implement best practices; including a variety of different testing protocols, tools and metrics
  • Work closely with the multiple development teams to assure test coverage
  • Participate in Agile standup planning sessions
  • Promote QA productivity through automation, tools, and other best practices
  • Assist in building tools and frameworks for automated testing
  • Work with remote teams to enable delivery of test artifacts
  • Execute functional, regression tests, performance and stress testing


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hands on experience with scripting/coding.
  • 4+ year of experience working as a Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Experience in manual testing
  • Experience in automation testing
  • BS in Computer Science or 4+ years equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.

  • Experience in manual and automation testing
  • 4+ year of experience working as a Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Proven experience in driving quality processes and test strategy for large complex projects.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's degree in or related fields
  • Familiarity with at least one programing language such as , C#, JavaScript, JSON, , Ruby, PERL
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Understanding of software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including agile software development, use of software IDEs, use of source control management
  • The ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong problem solving and trouble shooting skills with the ability to come up with creative solutions to impossible-to-solve problems
  • Proven experience defining and leading an effective quality assurance process
  • Experience with white box testing
  • Proven past experience successfully handling triage
  • Experience with customer facing applications


Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you would like to request an accommodation, please notify your Recruiter.
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