QA Engineer


On the Beach isn't a normal travel company and neither are our people. We're united in our mission to become Europe's leading online retailer of beach holidays. We are taking over tech in the city, so join us now! Our award-winning team has relocated to our multi-million tech HQ in the heart of Manchester and we are looking for passionate and ambitious like-minded tech superstar QA Engineers to join our journey.


You are passionate about technology, you thrive on solving problems, you love to learn and get a kick from working as part of a team.  You care about your craft, you want to help deliver exceptional products and be proud of what you deliver.  You are flexible, open to new ideas and always looking for ways to improve.You are passionate about identifying bugs and analysing product features, ensuring they behave as intended whether via manual tests or within an automation suite. You are confident about covering all bases, developing test plans and being proud of what you deliver. You like to participate in developing and documenting test criteria, and you love to help the people around you be the best they can be. You will need to create and maintain strong working relationships, working closely with product owners, business analysts and software engineers to ensure all issues are solved.You love to learn, and you love to gain essential domain knowledge that expands your testing criteria and scenarios. 

The opportunity

We are building the future of travel and we want you to be part of it.  Whether you're resolving issues on our core platform, pushing forward user experience with our front end engineers, testing incredible native experiences on iOS and Android, or increasing our organisation's ability to deliver applications, we'll give you the tools and support you need to do your best work as QA Engineer.

The rewards

We believe in maintaining a positive work/life balance, so to help out, we offer flexible working, discounts on local amenities (including gym membership and restaurants) and a free bar - stocked with an enviable selection provided by some of Manchester’s finest breweries - to close out R&D time on a Friday afternoon.  To help you find the time to really relax (as well as helping you become a genuine beach expert) we offer generous staff discounts for your family and friends on our fantastic beach holidays. On top of this we offer Share Incentive Plan, workplace pension, wellness sessions, healthcare plan, training and development, conferences, social events, enhanced maternity/paternity pay...the list goes on.

Whether it's a tour of our swanky offices, an informal chat about one of our roles, or you just want to find out more about the team, drop us a line at; before you go check out our tech stack -

As an equal opportunities employer, we value diversity and welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, and sexual orientation. 

You will be kindly asked to provide your equality information as part of your application process to On The Beach. Any personal equality information given to On The Beach will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and will only be used for monitoring and identifying improvement areas. All the information disclosed by applicants is stored on our ATS, in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and can only be accessed by selected Human Resources team members.