Junior Test Automation Developer

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Sofia, Bulgaria

We are looking for a Junior Test Automation Developer to join our fast-growing diverse team based in Bulgaria service office.

Why we need you:

You, as part of the Web Framework Development Team at The Stars Group Sofia, will be joining a dynamic, exciting Agile environment, working as a key part of a Globally Distributed Development unit. As a Junior Test Automation Developer, you will work in a functional team that leads and delivers Software Development projects, ensuring deployments run smoothly and efficiently and regressions are a rarity.

Some of your key responsibilities will be to develop and maintain automation tests, but also to analyze automated test failures and raise to respective development teams. Your role is very significant because you will debug and investigate software failures.

As part of your daily basic responsibilities will be to gather testing requirements from QA analysts and product owners and to keep close working relation with QA analysts and software developers.

You need to be a multitasking person and open for communications. We are working with Scrum, so your attendance in daily stand-up meetings is essential – there you can communicate all issues, status and progress that you and your team is facing.

Who are we looking for:

Skillful and sharp-minded Junior Test Automation Developer who have about a year (or more) experience in Test Automation! We would like to see in you strong motivation and eagerness for development. You should be easy-going person, who can handle well constructive feedback and to aim for improvement.

You should have excellent organizational and time management skills and to have ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to have initiative and innovative thinking. It is important to have a relevant technical education.

It is essential for you to have good experience in Java and knowledge in SQL. We are looking for someone with experience with Source Version Control Systems (Git).

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Knowledge of testing methodologies.
  • Experience with Selenium.
  • Experience with JIRA and Xray.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Experience with BDD.
  • Experience with TestNG
  • Experience with Appium

What's in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and also like to throw in a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we provide advice and financial relocation assistance to those moving to Bulgaria.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you are entitled to a personal allowance interest which encourages our employees to upskill themselves or pursuit a hobby. A baby bounty is offered to our employees as well, granting 1000 BGN upon the birth of a child.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career. In the office there is always free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks. In addition, we contribute a certain amount to the transportation and lunch expenses of our employees.

Our employees can always enrol to our sports program, and in terms of relaxation we have a playroom, including a PlayStation and a pool table. Our social team organise awesome events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Bulgaria service office in the Payments & Licences Development department.