Quality Assurance Specialist (Social Gaming)

Job Type:
Sofia, Bulgaria

The role:

We are looking for a QA Specialist, for our Social Gaming team. As a member of our team, your focus will be on Social games; to ensure that they meet the highest level of quality.

Why we need you:

You will be responsible for analyzing project documentation and to ensure a thorough understanding of business and technical requirements and, where necessary, work with stakeholders to ensure completeness.

Also, part of the job is to identify the test conditions, then design and author relevant test scenarios and manual test cases which will effectively exercise the item under test, applicable to both new and existing product functionality. After all you should execute the agreed manual test cases, clearly and accurately reporting test results and progress, in line with the Test Design and development project schedule. Let's not miss that you have to verify bugs when fixes are committed and provide sign-off or remedial action recommendations on behalf of QA.

Part of your job will be to provide updates and report on all testing activities in a timely manner and yo assist in resolving technical issues encountered by the team.

Who are we looking for:

An experienced professional who:

  • Have at least 2 years of experience of testing Mobile and Web applications in an Agile environment.
  • Have experience of writing and executing manual test scripts, ensuring all test coverage is met and designing tests to mitigate potential risk.
  • Have an understanding of Agile development methodologies - Scrum, Kanban.
  • Experience with testing of iOS and Android mobile web and applications.
  • Have experience of analyzing functional and technical specifications to derive test cases and scenarios.
  • Have a flexible attitude towards constantly changing project priorities whilst test activities are in flight.
  • Have experience of using software bug tracking tools (E.g. JIRA)
Behavioral Competencies: 

Communicates effectively аnd having customer focus; Result driven person good with planning & organizing, but having the flexibility & adaptability to work with others. Being innovative and focused on the quality is essential as well.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Familiarity with qTest and/or other QA tools.
  • Experience in gaming industry or being a gamer (mobile games specifically).
  • Familiarity with Social Casino Games and/or with Poker game.

What’s in it for you?

You will hone and expand your skills and grow your carrier in areas of online gaming and complex enterprise systems of the size and complexity found in large financial institutions.

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 pursuing 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 enroll to our sports program, and in terms of relaxation we have a playroom, including a PlayStation and a pool table. Our social team organizing great 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 Web Applications and Tools department.