SG Digital (a division of Scientific Games) is looking for a talented Development Lead to work on the next generation of online sports betting and gaming platforms. Our world leading sportsbook products process over 70% of all regulated sports bets, on a system that offers unparalleled levels of performance and scalability.
We pride ourselves on product innovation and technical excellence and are constantly adding new applications and new functionality to our product suite, used by billions of end users. And, while many other companies have been downsizing, we continue to see growth across our business.
Want to be part of our story?
These are just some of the tasks you may work on:
Developing innovative new betting features for the platform
Working with the customer and internal stakeholders to design new solutions
Developing performance improvements to the existing platform
Coaching and Mentoring other members of the team
Leading a small development team to ensure projects are completed on time and to the highest quality
Working with 3rd party integration partners to solve complex technical challenges
If you are the right Development Lead for us you will be able to demonstrate:
A bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject, ideally computer science, engineering, or information systems from a well-regarded university
Demonstrable talent coding in at least one major language (Java, J2EE, C, C++, Python, PHP....) and/or strong web/app development experience
Demonstrable talent in writing and using algorithms and assessing time complexity and performance
Strong commercial experience in developing software
- Demonstrable experience in large scale system design and relational database technologies (any vendor)
It would also be great to see these skills/experiences as well:
Experience developing on Unix/Linux
Experience leading an engineering team
Web technologies and internet protocols (SOAP, WS-*, ReST, XML, HTTP, TCP/IP)
Experience with Continuous Integration and Automated unit testing frameworks
Experience in developing large distributed systems and concepts such as caching, sharding, consistent hashing, interprocess communication and brokering
Ability to learn and critique new technologies quickly
- An interest in sports and entertainment
Why would you enjoy working with us at SG Digital?
Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace
The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow
Tangible and genuine development - at SG Digital, you can take your career where you want it to go!
Exposure to real work, business-critical projects and the chance to develop some of the world’s leading e-commerce sportsbooks whilst working on exciting client projects and interact with lots of code!
And if that’s not enough; you will get to enjoy flexible working whilst we provide you with the guidance and development skills you need to progress quickly and enhance your career.