Software Development Engineer - Test in Sunnyvale, California

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:

As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design and develop innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment.

You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. As a Software Development Test Engineer, you will develop, execute and maintain software to test the product. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of Quality Assurance, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles. The test software you will build should expose API defects in production level code as well as defects at the component and feature integration prospective. You should command the skill to communicate clearly and effectively. Candidates will need to define test plans, test specifications, test suites, test cases as well as design tools for unit, functional and performance testing in a programmatic manner.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field

  • 3+ years of experience in software development and testing in Python, Java, C++ or C#

  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field

  • Experience building and designing test cases including knowledge of test methodologies

  • Experience with API automation testing including unit test automation frameworks

  • Experience with Android, iOS or other mobile application development or testing

  • Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment and utilizing virtual machines

  • Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience developing product test harnesses

  • Experience with open source tools and resources

  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem solving skills

    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.

AMZR Req ID: 558953

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