Job Description

Company Description

SG Digital (a division of Scientific Games) is looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer 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.

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Job Description

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

  • Working with 3rd party integration partners to solve complex technical challenges

 

Qualifications

If you are the right Senior Software Engineer 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

  • Web technologies and internet protocols (SOAP, WS-*, ReST, XML, HTTP, TCP/IP)

  • Front-end Javascript frameworks (especially React.js)

  • Scripting skills: Bash, Perl, Python, JavaScript

  • 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

Additional Information

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.

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Application Instructions

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