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SW Quality Engineer - Multimedia/Camera

SW Quality Engineer - Multimedia/Camera

Job ID 
440053
# Positions 
1
Company/Location (search) 
UK-CAMBS-Cambridge
Posted Date 
8/28/2017
Position Category for Posting 
Software Development
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Job Description

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 Amazon.com, 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 Quality Assurance Engineer , you will work with consumer application testing expertise. You will join the team of hands-on, pro-active, self-motivated and seasoned QAE professionals. In this role, you will:
  • Create test plans and test cases
  • Efficiently execute test cases across all functional areas of our products
  • Review product user interface for conformity to design guidelines
  • Find, isolate, document, regress, and track bugs through resolution
  • Interpret and report testing results, and be a vocal proponent for quality in every phase of the development process
  • Work with Software Development Engineers to understand the overall technical architecture and how each feature is implemented
  • Participate in creating automated test frameworks by adding new test cases and executing them



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 3+ years of software QA testing experience with black and grey box functional testing
  • Ability to understand basic concepts of programming/scripting in C/C++ or Java
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in testing Linux/Android-based devices

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience testing camera or multimedia related features in SW or HW products
  • Demonstrated expertise in black, white box and grey box testing methodologies, experience with standard QA and development tools, and the ability to operate within short release cycles
  • 2+ years of experience in coding and scripting in python/perl or BASH
  • Creativity and initiative to improve product coverage and effectiveness

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.