Test Lead

Advertised Category: 
Automated SW Testing
Category Description: 
Information Technology\Testing & QA (Automated)
Czech Republic
Test Leading

About the Client

Our client is entertainment group that was established in 2009 and became the largest Central European betting operator. Originally a Czech firm, it has grown into a holding company over time, and it now also operates on the Slovak, Polish, Romanian and Croatian markets.

About the Role

Test Lead’s main responsibility is to manage testing on the large and more complex projects of Fortuna Entertainment Group where cross team(s)’ delivery is expected. At the same time the test lead is responsible for the timely delivery and that processes and methodology, that had been set up, are adhered to. The test lead should be able to take complete ownership of quality on a project, proactively analyze risks, so that these could be addressed and mitigated in advance


- Take complete ownership of high-quality testing delivery on projects impacting several countries and different vertical units
- Coordinate test analysis and test execution amongst other teams and testers
- Regularly communicate with business owners/ stakeholders and testleads/ release managers from several vertical units
- Create and regularly update test strategy/test plan according to project changes
- Provide frequent reports on the progress of testing and quality
- Identify necessary test data, environment requirements, handles limitations and provides testing outputs (plans, quality reports, ...)
- Drivers distribution and revision of test cases across other teams
- Participates in validation of what test cases should go to SMOKE, Regression and SIT libraries
- Formal approval for deployment to PROD environment

Manage defects and enforce ETA identification for such defects and their resolution according to ETA specified, escalate where the ETA are not met or it is likely not to be met
Bug prioritization and severity review with business or product owner where wrong bug severity seems to be assigned

Help to define and ensure methodology, written within Core SQA team and make sure is adhered by other vertical units
Drive both technical, and operational improvements where identified
Controls and orders 3rd parties testing suppliers, where the need for regression testing help is needed
Help to optimize processes with faster delivery and high quality in mind

Coach testers on the topic of test analysis, functional and technical testing
Be able to help with test analysis of critical application modules and creation of test cases
Identify options for test automation and plan development of automated tests together with the test automation team


5+ years in software development/testing
2+ years proven experience with leading of teams or projects
Advanced test analysis skills
Basic knowledge of SQL and databases
Basic knowledge of object-oriented programming
Advanced English - written and spoken
Fluency in Czech/Slovak

Nice to Have Skills

Knowledge of test automation and performance testing
Knowledge of sports betting and online casino – from user and/or backend perspective
Experience with Agile development and testing (ideally with Scrum)
*Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery concepts

How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on tomas.textoris@sourcefirstinternational.com .
Mission statement

Our mission is to offer variety of matching jobs to qualified candidates and fulfil our client recruitment and project needs. We have decided to operate and source in Eastern European countries.

Contact us

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Lidická 700/19, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic

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