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 services. We have their back. So they’re ready with exciting, memorable, and safe sports betting experiences, to entertain millions of players worldwide.

OpenBet’s mission is to power growth and player engagement for operators through a global betting ecosystem that delivers at scale, at speed, at every great sports event. Our 1000 talented colleagues are the market's top team. We achieve billions of bets in a season; 60,000+ per second (more transactions than Amazon on Prime Day); 100% uptime (zero Superbowl crashes!) and we're built on 25 years of imaginative technology that is iterated daily.  

OpenBet has established a premium client base of more than 75 operators worldwide and has 34 licenses across the fastest growing regulated sports betting markets in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. The team is growing at scale driven by accelerated demand for our products and significant investment. We offer the speed, dynamism, and growth opportunities of a start-up, underpinned by the stability and strength of a global employer.  

Working at OpenBet every day is an opportunity for you to create exciting betting entertainment for millions of sports fans across the globe.

Want to be part of our evolving future growth?

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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