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Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00646
Location: Sunnyvale, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 01/04/2018
Title: Software QA Engineer
Type: Permanent
Location: Sunnyvale, CA


Our client is an online ecommerce site - one of the fastest growing retailers in the world.

The Role:
We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers' experiences in ways we can't even imagine yet. As a QA Engineer in this team, you will be working with a unique and gifted team building exciting products for consumers and collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams.

As a QAE on the team, you will champion the quality of our features in our development pipeline using both automated and manual tests, reporting and verifying defects, and signing-off on features and release candidates. You will own authoring and the execution of test plans and test cases. You will have a significant impact in the quality and delivery speed of our software, our business, and most importantly our customers. You will work closely with developers, product managers, and other QA in order to ensure the features we deliver to our customers have a high level of quality. In addition, you will also have the opportunity to propose improvements to our existing processes and automated tools in order to improve the team's speed, quality and efficiency.

The candidate will have good hands-on experience in test automation and testing, with good knowledge of the core software testing techniques.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
• 5+ years of experience in software development and testing in Java, C++ or C#
• Knowledge of Python
• Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
• Experience building and designing test cases including knowledge of test methodologies
• Experience with testing methodologies (Unit, Scrum)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• 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
• Familiar with hardware fundamentals