Amazon Games is hiring Quality Assurance Engineer, Amazon Game Growth (Remote Job)

Quality Assurance Engineer, Amazon Game Growth 100% REMOTE

Posted: 25 days
Quality Assurance
Full-Time
$113,900 - $160,000 (yr)
Remote US
This position can be worked from any of our US office locations or 100% remotely within the US.

How can you disrupt the video games industry? Come join us to invent new ways to inspire game developers and delight gamers. Using Amazon's unique assets, we will change the gaming landscape!

Amazon Games is seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer to partner with top-notch software developers on our growing fraud prevention platform to solve deep technical problems and build innovative testing solutions. If you enjoy being challenged to solve difficult problems with a high degree of ambiguity and are a motivated self-starter who thrives in a startup-like environment where flexibility is essential, this role may be for you!

In this role, you will be responsible for building the test strategy, plan, and processes for our fraud prevention platform from the ground up. You will work closely with leads from engineering, product, and user experience to understand features and technical implementation. You are able to look at the big picture from the business, technology, and bad actor/hacker perspectives, possess strong analytical judgement and problem-solving skills, and enjoy working with data.

A minimum of 10% travel as needed for staff on-site/offsite activities

About Amazon Games
Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.

Inclusive Culture, Work/Life Balance, & Career Growth
Here at Amazon, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences (including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences). Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.

A day in the life
You take the time to deeply understand the fraud prevention systems and products, how they are intended to work, how they affect other dependencies, and how engineering changes are delivered. You work with team owners across disciplines and ensure code, components, and features are tested at the appropriate level (e.g., unit test, integration test, functional, UI). You move the state of QA forward.

About the team
The Amazon Game Growth Fraud Prevention team is responsible for preventing, detecting, and mitigating fraud and abuse that bad actors incur on the business. Bad actors change tactics often; our job is to stop them by building robust, data-driven solutions that scale. We invent new techniques and leverage industry standards (credit card authorization, address verification, machine learning, etc.) to combat payments fraud, account takeover, and novel fraud vectors. Our team is also responsible for ensuring that legitimate customers are not negatively impacted and that we provide a fast and seamless experience.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent knowledge via self-study or work experience of 3+ years)
  • 5+ years QA experience
  • 2+ years of experience with 1+ scripting languages (Perl, Python, Bash)
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Proficiency in STLC, test methodologies, and problem solving
  • Proficiency operating in a Linux environment
  • Experience working in the payments or fraud prevention industry
  • Experience with open source test tools, make files and build scripts

The pay range for this position in Colorado is $113,900 - $160,000 (yr); however base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.

The pay range for this position in Jersey City is $125,290 - $177,100 (yr); however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Pay Transparency Regulation of Jersey City Municipal Code. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.


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.

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Workers in New York City who perform in-person work or interact with the public in the course of business must show proof they have been fully vaccinated against COVID or request and receive approval for a reasonable accommodation, including medical or religious accommodation.

About Amazon Games

Amazon Games develops games that harness the power of AWS and Twitch to create bold, new game experiences.

Amazon Games is growing talented teams in Washington, California, New York, London, Munich, Montréal and more.

The Amazon Games team in Orange County is in production on New World, while our other teams around the globe have some promising unannounced projects in development. No matter where you look, we have passionate Amazonians working on ways to deliver exceptional gaming experiences to connect with customers everywhere.

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Jobs Posted: 12

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