BGR – Senior Tester

Contract type: Permanent

Category: Bulgaria - Technology

Location: Sofia, Sofia City Province, BG

Exciting opportunity to join us as a Senior Tester within our fast-paced, friendly B2B Technology team.  This is a newly formed role and will suit a talented candidate with proven experience in developing manual test scripts, integrations, testing of applications and API interfaces.


A bit about us…  

Costa Coffee has revolutionised the coffee industry since we first opened our doors in 1979 in London, and since then, we’ve been on a mission to inspire the world to love great coffee, supported by our parent company Coca-Cola. Over 51 years, we have grown to become a global brand serving 3 million cups of coffee every day across 42 markets through a range of platforms for all those delightful coffee occasions.

As for coffee technology we’re quite simply trailblazing the industry, and our tech hub in Bulgaria is perfectly placed to play a crucial role in our strategic ambition to be a leader in new technology that continues to transform the coffee experience for our customers.  Whether it’s coding new features for our No1 loyalty app, developing digital payment methods, or working on technology integration for our fully robotic coffee machines that excites you, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking technology whilst being part of an agile team full of warmth, passion and courage to do things differently. 


A bit about the role… 

Working in the B2B Technology team, the Senior Tester will be working on Costa’s cloud systems to ensure quality products are developed for our B2B customers. The projects range from IOT telemetry systems to business-to-business web portals and customer-facing mobile apps, all with the aim of making it easy to do business with Costa. Collaborating with automation testers and developers based in both UK & Sofia, this role is critical in the Agile software development lifecycle to enable fast speed of change.

The role will:

  • Develop manual test scripts to quality check the cloud based B2B Technology software applications and integrations
  • Understand new software requirements from Product Analysts & Developers and build test scripts with high test coverage
  • Identify happy and unhappy path tests, plus core test scenarios for regression testing
  • Execute test cases, guiding team on estimated time to complete all testing
  • Collaborate with senior developer in test on which test cases can be automated, ensuring no gaps in test coverage


A bit about you…  


To succeed at Costa, it is important that you embrace our values and enjoy working with diverse and committed colleagues. In addition, we would hope to see some of the below:

  • Multiple years experience in a tester role, designing test scripts and creating test reports from functional tests
  • Comprehensive knowledge of test tools and frameworks, including Jira, Confluence & DevOps
  • Knowledge of Agile software development methodology
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the testing of applications and API interfaces
  • Ability to effectively communicate with users, project teams and other stakeholders
  • Ability to explain complex details in simple terms for non-technical stakeholders to understand
  • Flexibility – able to change direction on a test plan if required for delivery and still remain in control


What we can offer… 

We’re on an exceptional adventure and can offer a truly purpose led career with flexibility to suit your personal needs. In addition, you will benefit from the below: 

  • Costa Incentive Scheme 
  • Life, Accident & Disability Insurance  
  • Healthcare  
  • Wellness Allowance 
  • Multisport Card (self-funding) 
  • 25 days annual leave



Hybrid working model, 1-3 days per week in our spacious, friendly office based in Sofia 



DE & I Statement..

Here at Costa we encourage the sharing of diverse thoughts and ideas. We approach our work fearlessly and support one another to take a few risks. We learn and we grow constantly. Individuality is championed and we provide a culture where everyone feels included. You can be you at Costa.