Amazon is looking for a QA Manager to join an exciting new project team working to build a completely new, best in class, consumer product. We are an innovative, cross-platform, customer-obsessed team, working on big-bets in an innovative environment. Our organization rewards intellectual curiosity while maintaining the direct to market product focus. Our mission is to invent and simplify large-scale solutions and bring the future to Amazon customers.”
We are seeking someone who is obsessed with quality improvement, experienced and highly committed to creating world-class automation for regression and feature testing, able to develop and drive a high-level test strategy, as well as take a hands-on approach to implementing that strategy.
The ideal candidate will also have strong project & program management experience. You will create a roadmap and vision for the team. You will need excellent technical project management skills to deliver program roadmap items as well as other cross-team projects.
You know how to run a tight, lean, efficient operation. The right candidate will want to measure everything and be very data driven. He/she will excel at using metrics, monitoring and alarming to measure and improve the operational processes and performance of their team.
Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
A minimum of 5 years of management experience
A minimum of 5 years of relevant testing experience
Experience in testing consumer devices or mobile Apps.
Experience with employee development, performance management and delivering results
Experience with designing tools and frameworks
Experience with responsibility for teams of 4+ people
Experience with performance and scalability testing, latency testing a plus
Problem-solving skills and the abilities to analyze quantitatively, scope technical requirements and effectively prioritize program deliverables
Presentation and written communication skills are essential, as is the ability to build partnerships with senior leaders across a variety of groups throughout Amazon
Experience with a number of different programming languages and test automation technologies
Can juggle testing of multiple releases with multiple dependencies
Has experience and conviction around measures to quantify software quality
Can propose tradeoffs and provide risk assessment to stakeholders
Thinks big, has vision and is a vocal leader and can communicate on that vision to team members
Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation