BGR – Tester

Contract type: Permanent

Category: Bulgaria - Technology

Location: Sofia, Sofia City Province, BG

Excellent opportunity for a Talented Tester to join our expanding tech hub in Sofia. This role will include testing system-to-system integrations as well as more discrete components of Costa’s wider cloud infrastructure.  Experience of API’s Postman, cloud AWS/ Azure and working in Agile environment.


A bit about us…  

Costa Coffee has revolutionised the coffee industry since we first opened our doors in 1971 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… 

Reporting into the Agile Delivery Manager for Integrations, this role is responsible for ensuring high-quality QA and delivery output on Costa’s integration estate. This includes testing system-to-system integrations as well as more discrete components of Costa’s wider cloud infrastructure. You’ll be responsible for consistently applying high standards of testing and QA, documenting and maintaining test cases as you go, and working closely with the team to identify potential testing opportunities:

  • Engaging with Delivery Managers, Product Owners, Solution Architects and Business Analysts to understand the expected behaviours of functionality, and to design & implement test cases as appropriate
  • Be part of a wider team tasked with modernizing the integration landscape using latest cloud technologies
  • Proactively provide feedback to development teams to enable resolution of any issues discovered during testing
  • Identify and suggest opportunities for streamlining testing approaches, as part of a regular review cycle
  • Effectively apply high standards of QA to ensure Costa’s integration deliverables are reliable, performant and behave according to requirements.


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:

  • A track record of testing cloud-based based infrastructure (manual or automated) and applying high standards of QA to these
  • Some experience working with testing APIs, using Postman or similar
  • Experience working with modern cloud platforms
  • Experience identifying and writing test cases to support user story delivery
  • Experience working in an Agile delivery model, in a fast-paced environment



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



The role will be hybrid model with the expectation of being in the Sofia office 2-3 days per week as required. Some international travel may also be required on up to a quarterly basis e.g. to the UK to participate in face to face planning meetings with our central digital teams and stakeholders.


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.