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Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer in Test , Interactive Video Advertising in New York, New York

Job summary
Amazon Advertising is one of Amazon's fastest growing and most profitable businesses. As consumers watch more videos than ever, a viewing revolution is underway in how people consume video and connect with brands. The video advertising team is working to shape the future of video advertising and evolve video experiences, make every video ad impression interactive and shoppable.

Do you want to be part of a new program to drive innovation within Amazon Advertising in this emerging space? Does the opportunity to build new advertising experiences in a cross-functional team with a startup mentality excite you? We are a program inventing new ad formats for the living room screen, run with the notion that we are here to serve and understand consumers, advertisers and publishers better than anyone else. We build large-scale, high-profile consumer facing products to change the way people shop from advertising. If you are passionate about speed, innovation, collaborative problem solving and advocating on behalf of the customer, join our insurgent team to be a part of the next generation of advertising experiences.

As an experienced Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), you will be responsible for writing frameworks and tools to test products. You will be working directly with developers, QA engineers and product managers to ensure quality of our applications and platforms. It is a unique and challenging role and provides opportunities to design and develop wide-reaching tools. It combines the "building" aspect of software design engineering with the "breaking" aspect of software test engineering. This not only includes design & coding of new architecture and services, but also helping define the strategic direction for such systems. We are building systems from the ground up, so we are not tied to any one technology. Helping select the right technologies and envisioning a long-term architecture is part of the role, as is working with multiple internal and external distributed services. Finally, this being a new team, you'll have opportunities to help us build & grow the team via mentoring, hiring & training.

A day in the life
As a SDET, you will join the team of hands-on, passionate and seasoned SQA & SDE professionals developing innovative consumer-centric product solutions.

A typical day in this role comprises designing test automation frameworks, building pipelines, developing sample test cases for the QA team to build on, reviewing test framework proposals for easiness of test case development, reviewing overall progress of frameworks and tools development. A successful engineer looks ahead and participates in roadmap planning of product quality, and expands the scope to program-manage this work.

2+ years of non-internship professional software development testing experience
Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C\# including object-oriented design
1+ years of experience building test automation frameworks and tools
\* Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools, with experience in an SDET role
\* Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills
\* Coding experience with automated testing frameworks, tools, services, and physical devices
\* Experience of web front-end technologies (JavaScript, etc.)
\* Experience testing Android apps
\* Experience dealing with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
\* Experienced in Agile or Scrum software development methodologies
\* Experience influencing software engineering best practices within your team
\* Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
\* Experience with AWS services highly desirable including EMR, S3, DynamoDB and Redshift
\* Experience in test framework design and development.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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