UAT QA Team Lead

Job Type:
Sofia, Bulgaria

The role:

We are looking for UAT QA Lead to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Bulgaria office. The position is for an individual who is curious by nature and passionate about ensuring our products and features are working properly in production.

Why we need you:

As our User Acceptance Testing (UAT) QA Lead, you will act as the quality advocate for our business, looking beyond simple usability and focus on integration between various products.

The Lead is willing to go the extra mile and collaborate with various Product Owners, QA Managers, and internal teams to make continual improvements to offer our worldwide users the best user experience.

You must be technically-minded with great written and spoken communication skills, as well as the ability to work in an agile and collaborative manner.

Who are we looking for:

Lead who can Gather requirements from different stakeholders, investigate the business and technical requirements, and create acceptance criteria for user acceptance testing in different environments. These may include business requirements, functional specifications, process flow diagrams and user stories, produced at varying levels of formality, dependent on risk and complexity. Being an author test plans and liaise with the project stakeholders for review and feedback before commencing testing.

As a UAT Lead you should provide estimates of testing effort based on content and risk and to liaise with managers to derive logical sets of prioritized test suites and assessing resource. There will be some requirements and timescales for test execution to ensure they can be run in the available project time. It is very important to identify the test conditions, then design and author relevant test scenarios and test cases which will effectively exercise the item under test, applicable to both new and existing product functionalities.

The Lead should ensure that the test scenarios and test cases are written in a manner mindful of future automation requirements.

Skills and Capabilities:


  • Willingness to learn new products and ask questions
  • Excellent diplomatic communication and interpersonal skills
  • Project management
  • Train and coach members of the team
  • Suggest best approach and make decisions with minimal supervision
  • Experienced in working with teams in different geographic locations
As ideal candidate, you will have:
  • Experience working in a regulated industry
  • Experienced with planning and coordination with different functional teams (Development, Project Management, and Business Analyst)
  • Experienced with testing of 3rd party integration tools and SDKs
  • Experience with Desktop and Web on Windows and Mac
  • Experience with mobile platform such as Android and iOS
  • Online gaming experience (Poker, Casino, Sports)
  • Knowledge of Automated Testing Tools (e.g. Selenium, eggPlant)
  • Knowledge of QA Testing Methodologies

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 a discretionary annual performance bonus.

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 to develop your skills and support you in progressing 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.