QA Engineer

London, England Requisition Number R0018685 Subsidiary Gumtree

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Gumtree is part of the eBay Classified Group. Founded in London in 2000, Gumtree is today the UK's leading classified site, with over 14.5m unique visitors every month and over 9.5m app downloads. The platform enables people to trade everything from cars to home items and find jobs, local services, community events and even somewhere to live.

Based out of Richmond, roughly 45 highly motivated engineers are looking after the Gumtree technology stack. Gumtree has a strong preference for using open source technologies. Do you want to learn more about Gumtree technology? Check our twitter feed @GumtreeDevTeam or our Github

Are you a customer focused, inventive, detail oriented individual? Do you have a solid technical background and ability to provide technical leadership?

We are looking for a QA Engineer with a background working collaboratively in multi-functional teams to deliver products and excellent quality which help achieve the business goals.

About You:

You will be part of a multi-functional team working with UX, product, front-end and back-end engineers daily. You will be working in an Agile environment, our features go through continuous integration and constantly testing these with our users. Features are not the only thing we change, we are constantly optimising our own technology stacks and continually improving.


  • Strong experience using Java, ScalaTest, Selenium
  • Deep understanding of JS, CSS, HTML
  • Knowledge on Appium
  • Experience with test automation tools such as: Selenium, API (Rest Assured, Jersey Client etc. ), Cucumber
  • Comfortable with end-to-end testing
  • Knowledge of and experience with cloud based testing
  • Strong knowledge of end-to-end web application flows and tiers
  • Demonstrate an extraordinary customer focus, ensures that provided solutions accurately reflect the real needs and uses of the end users
  • Strong experience in software development /quality engineering
  • Practice within exploratory testing
  • Excellent knowledge of the software development lifecycle, including agile methodologies.

At Gumtree, we care about people and growing the team, and continually learning and improving - we hold internal and external events such as Tech Talks, Hackathons and Workshops.

You also get other perks such as monthly massages, weekly yoga and pilates classes as well as weekly Bootcamp.

Our office is located by the lovely Richmond riverside. We offer competitive salaries, a full benefits package, and other great options for all our employees.

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