Quality Assurance Engineer - Backend

Trainline, London

We make train travel easy

Duration: Full-Time

Our Mission 🚀
Trainline is the leading independent rail and coach travel platform selling rail and coach tickets to millions of travellers worldwide.  Via our highly rated website and mobile app, people can seamlessly search, book and manage their journeys all in one place. We bring together millions of routes, fares and journey times from 270 rail and coach carriers across 45 countries.  We offer our customers the best price for their journey and smart, real-time travel information on the go.  Our aim is to make rail and coach travel easier and more accessible, encouraging people to make more environmentally sustainable travel choices.
Introducing the Platform Delivery organisation 👋 
The Platform Delivery team cover all areas of infrastructure, reliability, platform and operations engineering across public cloud and data centres; Linux builds, deployment & management, CDN configuration, load balancing, PKI and a variety of other technologies that combine to provide the Platform for all other teams to use. 


We are looking for an experienced quality professional to join our horizontal Quality team with skills in Android and iOS test frameworks, delivery pipelines   

Help teams to consistently improve and deliver to the highest standards.
Problem solving - define and deliver simple and effective testing solutions.
Pairing with developers to help them to fully cover automated tests from unit tests to UI tests.
Help drive and contribute to the strategic and tactical Quality agenda.
Take responsibility for specific strategic and tactical quality improvements and initiatives.
Mentor, Coach, Lead, and Pair with teams to facilitate the effective testing and quality improvements.
Facilitate root cause sessions to investigate issues and guide to positive conclusions.
Maintain and support existing test frameworks
Able to focus on the needs of a particular development team while maintaining a good awareness of the full Trainline tech landscape

Behaviour & Skills

Be an advocate of quality in everything you do 
You will be working within a fast-moving growth environment so your ability to work at pace with real energy is critical – you will have a passion for delivering awesome solutions
Combined with our proactive approach, you’ll be passionate about process improvements to take testing to the high standards
You’ll bring a real appetite and curiosity for detail and a proactive approach to ‘go find’, identifying opportunities to improve efficiencies and developing enhanced internal controls
Significant experience of automated test approaches with some exposure to any or all of the following
API Testing
UI testing 
Our CultureÂ đŸ€—
Everything begins with great people, as well as aptitude, we put a heavy emphasis on attitude.
Coaches Over Heroes
- We prioritise the focus on being one team over elevating the heroics of an individual, for us the true heroes are those individuals who are excellent at nurturing, coaching and generous in sharing their knowledge with others.
- Everything that we do takes into account the morale of every member of our team, their opportunities for growth and for participation in exciting challenges.
Mentoring and Learning
- We have a mentoring community that is constantly growing, we provide people with mentors or buddies from various teams.
- We hire awesome people capable of making smart decisions - empowerment is a great enabler of agility.

We value open expression at Trainline, we believe it’s the diversity of experience, backgrounds and perspectives of our employees that makes us who we are. We encourage everybody to play a part in changing the way people travel across the world.

About Trainline

We are a one-stop shop for train travel. Every day, we bring together routes, fares and journey times from train companies in 24 countries so our customers can easily buy train tickets and save time, hassle or money. We help our customers stay one step ahead so they don’t have to, from helping them buy the best ticket for their journey to giving them live, personalised travel information on the go via our app.

Want to learn more about Trainline? Visit Trainline's website.