Quality Assurance Engineer - Prime Gaming and the Amazon Games Application
12 days ago
Prime Gaming is the Amazon Prime service offering members exclusive in-game content, a Twitch channel subscription, and a collection of free games monthly that are theirs to keep forever. To manage an ever-growing library of free games, Prime members rely on the Amazon Games App, a client-side application supporting the discovery and install of those same free games. To learn more, visit gaming.amazon.com.
We’re looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer to join us. Our team values your passion to discover, invent, simplify, and build. If you are looking for an opportunity to solve deep technical problems, build innovative solutions, and work with top notch software developers, this might be the role for you. You are able to look at the big picture from both a business and a technology perspective. You possess analytical, design, and problem-solving skills, and enjoy working with data, algorithms, and gamers. You are not afraid of ambiguity, like thinking “outside the box,” and get excited about complex challenges. You are a team player and motivated self-starter who thrives in a startup-like environment where flexibility is essential.
About Amazon Games
Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer, and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
Inclusive Culture, Work/Life Balance, & Career Growth
Here at Amazon, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.
· Bachelor's degree
· 3+ years of hands-on experience in software testing: defining test strategy, writing test plans, and designing and executing software tests
· Experience in both automated and manual testing
· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience
· Breadth of prior experience including both client desktop and web testing
· Ability to understand technical specifications, designs, and code and to generate test cases from them
· Experience communicating with developers and technical leaders to collect requirements, evaluate alternatives, and develop processes and tools that support the organization
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