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Software Developer In Test (SDET) - People Technology

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
13 hours ago
At Amazon Recruiting Engine (RE), we are customer obsessed and think big. As part of the Amazon HR organization, we directly influence the future growth of Amazon. To achieve this goal we are seeking a passionate Software Development Engineer in Test (SDE-T)

We are seeking a driven and innovative SDE-T to help build the next generation of recruiting systems. The team has high quality bar, will live and breathe sound development practices and will iterate quickly to deliver the best user experiences. Come be part of a team that directly shapes and influences the future growth of Amazon!

As an SDE-T on this team, you will have the opportunity to influence design and architectural choices which impact our system, our workflow, and most importantly, our customers.

You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectivity in a fast-paced, multiple-team environment. You should have a solid combination of Quality Assurance knowledge and Software Development Best Practices. You will be working with other engineers to identify testability issues, automation opportunities and implement continuous delivery solutions. You will advocate for Quality and champion for best practices by sharing your expertise.


• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or related discipline) and/or equivalent professional work experience & training
• 4+ years of professional experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDE-T) with strong, object-oriented design and coding skills
• Experience developing automation in at least one of OO languages - Java, C#/C++, or web based technologies
• Experience in developing test frameworks and automation solutions for complex systems.
• Knowledge of QA methodology and tools
• Demonstrated understanding of how and where risk is introduced during software development
• Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle and test suite development.


• Experience developing automation test frameworks and testing tools in Java or C#/C++ (as opposed to writing automated tests for an existing framework, such as JUnit/Selenium)
• Experience with standard QA tools and practices, such as functional API testing, integration testing, and UI functionality and usability testing, with a passion for automation
• Experience testing in a service-oriented architecture
• Familiarity with Java unit-testing frameworks
• Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
• Experience with test driven development and establishing integration test infrastructures
• Comfortable communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Amazon. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status
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