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Systems Test Engineer, Amazon Prime Air

Job ID: 2654162 | Services LLC


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How do you get items to customers quickly, cost-effectively, and—most importantly—safely, in less than an hour? And how do you do it in a way that can scale? Our teams of hundreds of scientists, engineers, aerospace professionals, and futurists have been working hard to do just that! We are delivering to customers, and are excited for what’s to come. Check out more information about Prime Air on the About Amazon blog (

If you are seeking an iterative environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve real world delivery challenges, and provide benefits to customers, Prime Air is the place for you.

Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!

Prime Air is seeking an experienced engineer who can dive deep technically and with a demonstrated ability to get the right things done quickly and effectively. This person must be comfortable working with a team of top-notch hardware, software and systems engineers to develop and refine system test strategy.
Export Control License: This position may require a deemed export control license for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Placement is contingent on Amazon’s ability to apply for and obtain an export control license on your behalf.

Key job responsibilities
The ideal candidate will help the team in the following ways:
- Support test fixture requirements generation, architecture and build
- Work with cross functional teams in the successful delivery of test systems/fixtures
- Test equipment setup and checkout.
- Support architecture/design of system and subsystem test fixtures and test execution.
- Influence overall test strategy by helping define system test requirements


- Bachelor's degree in Aerospace, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
- Experience in design, verification or test within the aerospace or other safety critical industries
- Hands on experience in system troubleshooting
- Clear verbal and written communication skills
- Demonstrated ability to work with ambiguity


- Experience in design, verification or test within the aerospace or other safety critical industries
- Experience in reviewing and developing test plans and procedures
- Experience developing test architecture of a complex system
- Experience creating requirements-based test procedures for complex systems
- Experience in communication protocols such as CAN, RS232, UART, Ethernet
- Experience integrating and operating data acquisition systems and sensors on test system
- Strong problem solving and analytical skills
- Continually seeks to innovate with new and better processes
- Experience with DO-160 EMI test procedures

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $116,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $201,200/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.