Senior Test Automation Engineer

Arrival

  • Full Time

At Arrival, our team is creating best-in-class electric vehicles using a radical new method of design and production. We work with some of the world’s leading businesses and governments to achieve our goal of redefining mobility and transport ecosystems, transforming how people and goods travel and enhancing urban environments for all communities.

Innovation, rapid development and testing help us to push the boundaries. Our New Method takes our portfolio of patented technologies created in-house, and combines it with assembly in Arrival Microfactories. It’s a groundbreaking approach, leading to products with maximum functionality, peak efficiency, and an elevated experience – at a much more competitive price than other electric vehicles, and even fossil fuel vehicles.

We are seeking a Senior Test Automation Engineerfor one of the in-house products. The system to be tested is a web application supporting loan origination, both from the customer and back-office perspective. The frontend uses a traditional tech stack (TS / React); the backend is a mesh of microservices built using Kotlin / Spring Boot stack. The frontend and the backend are tied by an additional layer (backend-for-frontend, BFF) powered by Node.js that exposes GraphQL API. The system is deployed using Kubernetes on AWS using GitLab for CI / CD. The system features multiple external integrations and long-running, asynchronous business processes automated using Camunda BPMN. Besides the web app, the system exposes REST APIs to be used by other Arrival systems. 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Design and develop manual and automated testing solutions for distributed cloud system from scratch
  • Use risk-driven techniques to develop, maintain, and execute automated test suites
  • Work with the Development team to capture and reuse automated Unit Test Cases, Test Stubs and Drivers, and other Development test objects
  • Ensure proper version control and configuration management of all test objects developed and test environments used
  • Participate in daily stand-up meetings
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    Requirements:

     

  • 4  years of relevant experience in QA and automation tests developing – preferably in-house, and in a big company environment
  • Strong experience in Test Automation and delivering test automation strategies for web application and API services
  • Familiar with CI/CD principles and Cloud technologies
  • Upper-intermediate level of English
  • Good communication skills
  • Team Player & Great Attitude
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    Nice to have:

     

  • Experience in designing and implementing automation framework from scratch, exploring new test automation tools and methods, establishing processes and tool sets to maintain automation scripts and generate regular test reports
  • Performance testing experience, knowledge and practical experience in Jmeter/ LoadRunner/ Dynatrace or similar tool
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    At Arrival we want all of our employees to feel comfortable bringing their passion, creativity and individuality to work. We value all cultures, backgrounds and experiences, as we truly believe that diversity drives innovation. Join our mission to bring better, more sustainable transportation to communities around the world.