Amazon.com Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) in Seattle, Washington

If you have ever bought or sold anything on Amazon, you have touched our Marketplace technology. Amazon’s Marketplace business is one of the largest in the world. It is also one of the fastest growing businesses for the longest sustained period of time. The millions of sellers on Amazon Marketplaces list and manage hundreds of millions of products and the product selection they offer keeps growing week over week.

In the Merchant Technologies Quality Assurance group, we test the software that enables individuals and corporations to sell their products on Amazon.com. Merchant Technologies is a core part of Amazon.com's business and growing at a tremendous rate. We need Quality Assurance Engineers who want to work with systems that scale to the world.

The members of the team perform the following activities:

  • Develop and build automation frameworks and tests for regression test suites

  • Develop and maintain tools for automation tracking and reporting

  • Maintain and udpate automated test systems as functionality changes

  • Improve the software development process

  • Verify software meets the requirements

  • Advocate for the customer

The ideal candidate gets excited about making certain the user experience is the best possible. The strength of an engineer is the ability to create documentation, creatively improve the software development and QA process, and the finely honed ability to break software in unexpected ways. Candidates must be innovative, creative, flexible, self-directed, and understand quality assurance procedures and methodologies.

•Verify software meets the requirements

•Write test plans

•A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experienced.

•Experience in test automation and frameworks with Java, C++ or C#

•Improve the software development process

•Advocate for the customer

•Strong critical thinking skills

The ideal candidate gets excited about making certain the user experience is the best possible. The strength of an engineer is the ability to create documentation, creatively improve the software development and QA process, and the finely honed ability to break software in unexpected ways. Candidates must be innovative, creative, flexible, self-directed, and understand quality assurance procedures and methodologies. SDETs work directly with QA, Developers and Project Managers to ensure proper operation of our software. They are responsible for creating and maintaining automation frameworks and test suites that validate product quality and finds defects.

The ideal candidate possesses the following qualifications:

•Understanding of core Internet technologies

•Experience interacting and coordinating testing amongst multiple teams

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills

•2 to 5+ years industry experience testing software.

•Experience building automation frameworks and test suites

•Experience with White Box testing in a Web environment is highly desired.

AMZR Req ID: 466457