QA Automation Tester

London, Greater London. United Kingdom
Motorway is the UK’s fastest-growing used car marketplace — our online-only platform connects private car sellers with thousands of verified dealers nationwide, ensuring everyone gets the best deal.

Founded in 2017, our award-winning, technology-led approach has redefined the experience of selling a car, generating thousands of monthly car sales and helping us to grow to a team of over 250 across 4 locations.

Motorway is now valued at over $1 billion and is backed by some of the world’s leading technology investors, having raised £143 million in Series C funding.

This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-growing scale-up at a crucial phase of growth and help change an industry for the better

About the role

As the Engineering team grows, we’re looking to add Quality as a discipline within Engineering. You will work closely with the Engineering teams and the QA Lead to build the QA Guild at Motorway. 

We operate a JavaScript monostack, using the latest JS features heavily. We use Cypress, PostgreSQL with the Sequelize ORM and Redis databases. 

You’ll be working with Engineers to decide where and what new automated tests are needed to best understand and surface information on new features and code.

You will become an integral part of the development process as the engineering team will look to you to ensure the platform is a 5 star service.

  • Experience in building and testing software in an agile continuous integration and deployment environment.
  • Experience in functional/non-functional testing, test architecture, performance testing.
  • Experience maintaining and implementing test automation frameworks.
  • Experience creating and iterating automated tests.
  • Knowledge of modern development practices, such as CI/CD and cloud based technology.
  • Knowledge of agile development practices.
  • Willing to learn and grow within a fast-paced environment.
  • Agile experience in the end to end test cycle.
  • Qualifications and/or experience in testing.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills with an interest in technology.
  • Self-driven, good communication, proud of your work, and a team player.

Motorway is committed to equality of opportunity for all employees. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. We believe our workforce should reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.

We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
Given the continued spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), all interviews will be conducted by phone or virtual connection to protect our candidates and employees.