Job Description

Company Description

OpenBet is sport. The world's top sports betting brands choose OpenBet as their partner for world-class content, leading tech, and tailored service. We have their back. So they’re ready with exciting, memorable, and safe sports betting experiences, to entertain millions of players worldwide.


Thrilling sports moments that turn betting into breath-taking entertainment. OpenBet has the most exciting content in every sport that matters, everywhere. Our people, its biggest fans, and the seasoned professionals who bring content to life as unique betting experiences.


OpenBet's proven technology combines total systems reliability with unceasing front-end renewal. It's both failsafe and super-fresh. 25 years of inventing solutions and creating innovation boosted with our 100% uptime reliability, at a scale that’s unmatched in the market.


OpenBet is all about advancing the world's top betting brands. We power our partners to the win. OpenBet is the super-responsive pitstop crew to fast-forward betting operators. We have their back.


Passionate about sports. Passionate about betting. And devoted to expanding OpenBet, as the leader in sports betting. Our exec team combines years of industry leadership to create great value for the world's top betting brands and for our shareholders and investors. Our 1000 talented colleagues are the market's top team. They achieve billions of bets in a season; 60,000 in an instance (more deals than Amazon on Prime Day); 100% uptime (zero Superbowl crashes!). Built on 25 years of imaginative technology that they innovate daily. A team that understands and meets partners' needs.

Want to be part of our story?

Job Description

A Senior Java Software Engineer will be expected to both lead and mentor less experienced developers, actively contributing to their day-to-day activities and training needs.

Key Accountabilities

  • Development of new features and functionality for Engineering products and services, including the production of unit tests as and where required;
  • Code reviews for products and services delivered across the wider Engineering team;
  • Active participation in solutions architecture, design and development, including KPI definition;
  • Ability to act as the design authority and provide high-level estimates of software deliverables for planning purposes;
  • Proactively identify and address areas of material improvement, notably around performance, security and scalability;
  • Where applicable, ensuring that development team processes are aligned with technical processes prevalent in the wider company;
  • Ensure that all team members have a clear understanding of the overall system architecture and design components, in the context of meeting product requirements.
  • Support the recruitment process of technical resources.


Knowledge & Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in designing and developing applications using Java Enterprise platforms, preferably using UNIX / Linux
  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in designing distributed systems, for example, using (preferably) DDD or SOA and potentially also a central ‘broker’ (such as Kafka or potentially an ESB)
  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in writing Spring Boot applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL
  • Demonstrable experience with TDD and/or BDD.
  • Extensive experience in the use of Docker, Ansible, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar, and Git (BitBucket)Demonstrable experience in developing large distributed systems and concepts such as caching, sharding, consistent hashing, interprocess communications, and brokering.

Additional Information

Why would you enjoy working with us at OpenBet/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 OpenBet, 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.


Application Instructions

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