Vacancy Type:
31 (Unikrn)

What you will be doing:


  • Be part of the product planning process to evaluate, explore, and model the product and features, as well as provide feedback from a user’s perspective.
  • Create detailed and well-structured test strategies, and lead a team of manual and automated testing engineers to execute them.
  • Create product coverage outlines, test plans, and mind maps of what is to be tested.
  • Build an understanding of interdependencies between systems to pre-empt issues, or judge impact in case of failures.
  • Be first point of contact for all bug reports, to confirm reproducibility and creation of test cases to avoid regressions.
  • Calling out risks and quality concerns to product and discipline leadership when necessary.
  • Lead our team of manual and automation QA engineers, managing their career progression and growth within the company
  • Identifying, reporting and tracking defects, both functional and non-functional.
  • Collaborating with other departments to ensure quality requirements are understood and met.
  • Make continuous self-education a priority. Keep up to date with the evolution of the testing industry.
  • Drive passion, quality, best practice, and energy across the team.
  • Be aware of the health of systems and services, and raise alarms as necessary.

Maintain release quality

  • You are responsible for ensuring new products and releases are well tested between desktop, tablet, and mobile responsive 
  • Reviewing quality specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities 
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly, and track bugs
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved 

Meet business Requirements

  • You are the champion of quality-focused on a comprehensive approach to testing to ensure the success of Unikrn’s products.
  • You will craft test plans, establish testing requirements & quality bars, perform exploratory testing, and drive implementation of static and dynamic testing processes. 
  • In addition, you also build close relationships with partners and deliver product health reports on a regular cadence. 
  • You put the user first, and work closely with their development team to tackle ambiguous and complex problems to combat user pain. 

Continuous Improvement

  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  • Monitor debugging process results 
  • Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts 
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies


What we are looking for:

  • 5+ yrs proven work experience in software quality assurance, including automation.
  • ~2 yrs leading a team of QA engineers, manual and automation.
  • Strong knowledge of QA methodologies, tools, and processes for manual and automated testing.
  • Experience in writing and maintaining clear, concise, and comprehensive test plans and test cases.
  • Able to liaise with distributed teams from different disciplines to deliver product goals on time.
  • A keen eye for detail and though you're senior, you're comfortable being hands-on in a small team, start-up environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure and remain calm and friendly at all times.
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written.
  • Customer centric, "can do" attitude - Always curious about their experience.

Why Unikrn?

We are a fast-growing international company that is redefining the world of esports and gaming. We are committed to creating exceptional experiences for our customers, and we believe that design is a critical component of that mission. When joining us, you’ll get competitive compensation and benefits packages, flexible work arrangements and you’ll be part of a fun, fast-paced work environment driven by our core values:

  • Maximum Effort to drive the business, build the brand and support your colleagues.  
  • We’re a Champion Team….not a Team of Champions
  • Laser Focus
  • Do What’s Right and act in a conscionable manner. 
  • Enjoy work and have fun

In 2021, Entain acquired unikrn to launch the company's esports practice. Unikrn is one of the world's preeminent esports betting platforms. Unikrn paved the wave in the sports betting industry by offering esports odds across 35 titles, as well as virtual esports and streamer betting. Unikrn also boasts a skill-based betting platform that allows players to wager on themselves in ranked matches in the world's most popular gaming titles.

At unikrn, your qualifications are key. Our company, brand and values do not differentiate between an individual's age, gender, race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic.


If you have any questions about this role please contact me on [email protected]

About Entain

We may sit on the FTSE100, but for millions of customers worldwide, we’re the brands they hold in their hands – and heart. As the home of household names like Ladbrokes, Foxy and PartyPoker, to name just a few, we elevate lives with moments of excitement. And right now we’re elevating ourselves above the competition. We’re leading the industry in bold new directions - and it’s our diverse and talented team who are making this possible. Believe us, the best is yet to come. For our customers. For our future. For your career.

DEI and Wellbeing @ Entain

Our vision is to be the world leader in betting, gaming and interactive entertainment, and we know that the most successful businesses are the most sustainable ones. Diversity and inclusion is key to sustainability and success and our goal is to attract, engage and retain the best talent globally, bringing the best thinking to our business from inside and outside of our sector. Our ambition is to make sure everyone at Entain feels valued, respected and included. Inclusion is embedded in everything we do, because we know when we feel respected and heard, we do our best work. Sustainability drives everything we do, and doing what’s right is one of our core values. Diverse teams have more creativity, imagination, innovation and problem solving capabilities. We are committed to tackling inequalities and creating a diverse and inclusive business. Here, we celebrate our individual differences, and make sure everyone feels supported, respected, and empowered to thrive – and that starts from the moment you apply to join us. We want our employees to feel healthy and supported at home and at work. That’s why we have our Well-me programme, which provides information, tools and training to help our people look after their mental and physical wellbeing in ways that matter to them.

Life @ Entain

We’re a team who love to play, and win, together. We love building bonds between our people, and we love to build your career up too. Join us, and we won’t just be your employer, we’ll be your biggest cheerleader. We’ll give you the power to lead the conversation on your learning and career goals from day one, and then get behind you with all the support you need to take your career – and our business – to new heights.