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Amazon Senior Software Engineer in Test, Prime Video Sports in Seattle, Washington


Sports represent the next major growth vertical for Prime Video. We're acquiring the biggest and best events (e.g. NFL, NBA) for our customers and investing in our people to reinvent the future of sports!

If this sounds like the something you'd like to help build apply here and let's chat!

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Who we are:

Our team is responsible for building the Prime Video Sports experiences across all clients that Prime Video supports (living room devices, mobile, web). We are coders and crafts people who care as much about how things look and feel as to the way they function and perform. We seek diverse perspectives and create accessible experiences for all people to enjoy. We strive to move fast for customers but prioritize long term decisions that will scale as we grow.

What we're looking for:

[If you only meet some criteria go ahead and apply, let’s have a conversation.]

As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design and develop innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable you to significantly improve product quality.

You will need to define automation strategy and framework as well as design tools for unit, functional, and performance testing in a programmatic manner. 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. You will own the design and implementation of tests that will help in end-to-end quality of major deliverables working closely with multiple engineers and teams to execute them. Scaling, reusability, and customer experience are top priorities as Prime Video Sports grows.

If you enjoy broadening your technical skills, building new tools, and working in an environment that thrives on creativity, experimentation, and innovation, then this is the job for you!

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Seattle, WA, USA

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 5+ years of experience as an SDE in Test, developer, or strong Automation Engineer

  • Proficient in OOO design

  • Proven experience creating automation frameworks and tools to support test automation

  • Experience with Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis

  • Proven ability to think analytically

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with QA concepts and methodology.

  • Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience developing product test harnesses

  • Experience mentoring/training the engineering community on complex technical issues

  • Experience working closely with development and business teams.

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Debugging/troubleshooting experience on performance and stability tools

  • Experience with Continuous Integration

  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role

  • Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $151,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $261,500/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.