Offers “Amazon”

Expires soon Amazon

Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Internship
  • San Francisco (City and County of San Francisco)
  • Energy / Materials / Mechanics

Job description


Do you like Alexa? Do you have a passion for cars? Do you love bleeding edge technology? Alexa Automotive is looking for exceptional software development engineers to work on enabling Alexa – the voice service behind Amazon Echo – in automobiles. The team seeks to provide seamless experiences for customers with Alexa in the car.

As a member of the team, you will be working with business partners, software development engineers to design, implement automated tests / unit tests. You will have significant influence on our overall test strategy and driving the system architecture that supports it and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product. 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. You will learn a variety of cutting-edge technologies, development processes, and develop well-rounded skills such as leadership, and effective project management. 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.


· Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or similar technical field
· 2+ years of working knowledge on the Android operating system with unit testing on Android
· Passionate about learning new technologies
· Eager to learn and learn fast, enjoy a fast paced environment
· Self-directed, demonstrate leadership potential and a team player
· Driven to provide the best customer experience via technology
· Proven ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team
· Experience with scalable distributed systems and service oriented architectures
· Excellent written and oral communication skills
· Excellent problem solving skills
· AGL or GENIVI development experience
· Demonstrable ability to promote best practices in quality areas, including testability and instrumentation
· Ability to drive innovation
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

Ideal candidate profile


· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
· Software design experience
· 5+ years of experience as QA Engineer, or as SDET
· 2+ years of experience in Java or C++ and
· Working familiarity with scripting languages like Python and/or shell script
· 3+ years of experience in white box testing, test coverage measurement, and results reporting
· Knowledge and applicable work experience in creating automated test cases and improving test frameworks